Why you should start a blog


Starting a blog was one of the best decisions of my life. I fell across the wonderful world of blogging whilst on maternity leave with Eliza, often chatting to bloggers and entering their giveaways in the early hours of the morning, whilst feeding. Fast forward 8 years and I have two blogs, this one and my dedicated family travel blog Are We Nearly There Yet? which has not only help allow me to stay at home with my young family, but… Continue Reading “Why you should start a blog”

Extra Money for the Holidays: Getting Into the Financial Christmas Spirit

With the holidays fast approaching, many of us are already feeling a slight pinch in relation to finances. Planning parties, purchasing gifts and travelling are all common concerns which can have a negative impact upon our budgets. Sill, there are many ways to earn a bit of extra much-needed cash without spreading yourself too thin between now and the Christmas season. Let’s look at some of the most effective methods as well as the benefits associated with each. Ditch Those… Continue Reading “Extra Money for the Holidays: Getting Into the Financial Christmas Spirit”

How to organise Christmas Blogging Break


It is just 5 days, well 4½, until the kids break up from school for the Christmas holidays. They seem to be breaking up much earlier this year and it has thrown out my planning and organising. I have lots of presents to wrap, still have some to buy, haven’t even thought about writing Christmas cards yet and wanted to get my blog scheduled as much as possible so I can spend quality time with them. When you work from… Continue Reading “How to organise Christmas Blogging Break”