Top tips on how to reduce food waste

Fresh Food

Did you know that every year, we throw away 7 million tonnes of food? This works out at a staggering £12 billion, and much of what we discard could have been eaten. Reducing food waste is so simple, and if you follow these tips below, not only will you spend less money on food (because what you buy will go further), but you’ll also be doing your bit to help the environment. Be smart when unpacking food When you unpack… Continue Reading “Top tips on how to reduce food waste”

What families can do to join the fight against Superbugs

Tablets

It is that time of year when the kids seem to pick up every cough and cold going – in fact, within the first couple of weeks of being back at school mine all went down with a cough and cold. Kids have a strong tendency to spread germs, especially at school as they touch surfaces and then touch their eyes, nose and mouths and although it is perfectly OK to send them to school with a minor cough or cold, there are some hints… Continue Reading “What families can do to join the fight against Superbugs”

Win the perfect weaning set from Doidy

Doidy cup soup

Have you started on the weaning adventure with your baby? It is a new and exciting phase for both you and your baby and I have partnered with Doidy to bring you a fab giveaway. Doidy is recommended by professionals, trusted by parents and has led ‘Weaning by Design’ for over 70 years as the makers of the famous open slanted Doidy Cup and the new Doidy Bowl with its super-suction base and high-lip to aid baby-led weaning.  Starting to… Continue Reading “Win the perfect weaning set from Doidy”

10 things I wish I had known before our holiday to Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom

Most people booking a holiday to Walt Disney World in Florida would be planning for months, reading reviews and getting hints and tips on things to see and do but we had just a few days notice before our trip. I have to say that the staff were amazing and more than happy to answer any questions we had and wearing our “1st time at Disney” badges certainly helped, but here are the things I wish I had known before… Continue Reading “10 things I wish I had known before our holiday to Walt Disney World”

You’re never too old to enjoy a festival!

Camp Bestival 2014

I came across this “Why festivals are not for me” post this week with a fun infographic from Pryers Solicitors, where the writer claimed that now they were a grown up festivals were not for them. I was talking to Lyn from Gigsak yesterday at our local networking meeting and she was telling me that more and more middle-aged folk like us are going to festivals these days and they are not just for the young. My experience of festivals have… Continue Reading “You’re never too old to enjoy a festival!”