Planning a Baby on a Budget

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Having a baby is a hugely exciting time in your life, but it can also be a huge learning curve, especially in budgeting. Baby equipment is big business and we all want the best for our children, but it is important to remember that much of it will only be used for a few weeks and isn’t worth spending big money on. Planning a baby on a budget is a challenge, but can be achievable but it is important to… Continue Reading “Planning a Baby on a Budget”

First-Time Buyers Tips

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Buying your first home is probably one of the biggest investments you will ever make, and although it’s an exciting time, it can also be rather terrifying. It is not just as simple as setting your budget, picking your ideal property, exchanging money and being given your keys. There is plenty of guidance out there on how to navigate buying, from getting the lowdown on help-to-buy schemes, understanding property searches, to knowing where to start when securing a mortgage, but… Continue Reading “First-Time Buyers Tips”

Getting Started With Volunteering: Top Tips

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Entering into the world of volunteering might be something you really want to do, but from the outside it can seem a little intimidating or simply overwhelming because of the amount of different options that are available. If you want to overcome your hang-ups and get started as a volunteer, the following few tips will hopefully give you the guidance and motivation you need. Play to your Strengths You are likely to have a better experience as a volunteer, as… Continue Reading “Getting Started With Volunteering: Top Tips”

Tips for Surviving the Terrible Twos

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Although every child is different, there seems to be that one thing which every child has in common and that would be the Terrible Twos. As a parent, you feel horrible calling such a wonderful time in your child’s life ‘terrible,’ but there is no other way to describe the rapid onset of temper tantrums or your toddler’s stubborn resistance to being told what to do. While you, as a parent, know the purpose behind what you are instructing your… Continue Reading “Tips for Surviving the Terrible Twos”

Top Tips to make your bathroom baby proof

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Your bathroom is a slippery area full of potentially dangerous items that can endanger your little one. Baby proofing your bath or shower room is just as important as baby proofing the rest of the house. Here are a couple of tricks and tips to keep your bundle of joy safe and out of harm’s way while in the bathroom: Door lock A small child should not be left alone in the bathroom without supervision. Objects such as detergents and… Continue Reading “Top Tips to make your bathroom baby proof”