Save Hundreds of Pounds with Bean Personal Finance Software

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We all lead busy lives these days and if you are anything like me, sorting out my personal finance always gets pushed to the bottom of the to-do list. Having recently had increases in our gas and electricity bills and our car insurance fall through the letterbox this month, it has pushed it further up the list. It frustrates me no-end that as loyal customers we seem to bear the brunt of these price hikes in the hope we won’t… Continue Reading “Save Hundreds of Pounds with Bean Personal Finance Software”

Sebastian’s 1st Day of School!

1st Day of School

Today is the day! It is Sebastian’s first day at school. Like thousands of parents I took him in to school, found his peg and ushered him inside the classroom. He didn’t look back! He is so ready for school, keen to join his big brother and sister and of course see all his friends from Nursery. It felt very strange being in that classroom which was filled with children I taught at pre-school just 6 weeks before. They all… Continue Reading “Sebastian’s 1st Day of School!”

Keeping the Kids Hydrated with Highland Spring #bravebynature

Highland Spring

My kids love being outside. We just don’t do being cooped up at home and would rather be out exploring our local area, bug hunting or having fun at the beach. Over the summer holidays we have lots of days out planned which have included visits to London, local days out and a walking holiday in the Lake District. On our days out I always take my trusty backpack which contains a first aid kit, picnic lunch and bottles of… Continue Reading “Keeping the Kids Hydrated with Highland Spring #bravebynature”

Treating that Chickenpox itch with Care Virasoothe

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The dreaded Chickenpox seems to be doing the rounds again and despite being exposed to it, Sebastian has yet to pick it up. Chickenpox is a common illness that mainly affects children and causes an itchy, spotty rash with the symptoms starting one to three weeks after becoming infected. The main symptom is a rash that develops in three stages: spots – red raised spots develop on the face or chest before spreading to other parts of the body blisters – over the… Continue Reading “Treating that Chickenpox itch with Care Virasoothe”

6 Children’s Party Ideas That You Should Have

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How do you ensure that your children’s birthday party is the best in the neighbourhood? There is no right answer, other than simply making sure that all of the kids who attend have a great time and in dire need of an early night! When you are tasked with throwing an unforgettable birthday party for your young son or daughter, you, of course, want the day to be perfect. Although the party will only last a few hours, the planning… Continue Reading “6 Children’s Party Ideas That You Should Have”