Swimwear and Shorts for the Boys

Swimsafe

Summer is nearly here, which means we are busy planning days out, our vacation and things to keep the kids happy during the school breaks. We are really looking forward to spending time as a family doing more activities together, but this is keeping us busy. One of the things we are planning to do in the next couple of weeks is to go out and buy everyone new summer clothes. The kids are growing fast, so a lot of… Continue Reading “Swimwear and Shorts for the Boys”

How Technology Helps Me Parent

Kingston Lacy Bluebells

The pressures to be the ‘perfect’ parent is always on the back of our minds, especially when becoming a first-time mother. There are no right or wrong way or no official ‘manual’ on how to parents however there are so many products on the market now that have changed the way we parent. From automated rocking chairs and video baby monitors, there are hundreds of thousands of products out there it can be hard to decide which ones would suit… Continue Reading “How Technology Helps Me Parent”

Choosing a chair for baby’s bedroom

Armchair

Decorating and furnishing a nursery is often a challenging task for parents simply because most parents do not know how to prepare for the arrival of a baby. Yes, to welcome and accommodate your loveliest family member in the house you need to prepare well in advance. It should not be a daunting task if you are aware of the few ground rules in making your baby comfortable and know about the must need furniture for a baby nursery. Some… Continue Reading “Choosing a chair for baby’s bedroom”

Are traditional wedding anniversary gifts a thing of the past?

Champagne

When it comes to wedding anniversary gifts, we all know it’s silver for 25 years and gold for 50 years but when looking for anniversary gifts for your spouse are traditional gifts a thing of the past? I remember the excitement of buying a gold anniversary present for both mine and Hubby’s grandparents. We didn’t stretch to buying them gold ourselves and went for some personalised engraved glassware and a personalised porcelain plate, although we know they treated each other to something… Continue Reading “Are traditional wedding anniversary gifts a thing of the past?”

Kids and Summer Day Camp: What Parents Need to Know

Cub Camp

As summer approaches and kids will be on school vacation, parents wonder what to do to keep them active and safe. There are a few options, depending on the age of the kids. You can hire a babysitter or put your kids in daycare. Perhaps you can send them to their grandparents for a week or two. There is a perfect solution for your dilemma, and it’s summer day camp. Benefits Of Summer Day Camp While at camp, your kids… Continue Reading “Kids and Summer Day Camp: What Parents Need to Know”