July 2, 2016

Farewell February


  I might be almost a week too late to bid farewell to February, but I wanted to mark the occasion regardless. I’m glad to see the back of it, it’s true. Winter, by its very nature, is a season I could quite easily do without. Each year sees me hiding away from the cold […]

So What’s this Blogging Thing About Anyway?


    As a blogger, I often give tips about everything I have learned along the way, from tips for travelling with kids, to home life, and everything in between. For those of you out there who are thinking that you might want to try your hand at blogging, please read on, because this post […]

7 ways to include your children in your wedding plans

Wedding rings

    If you’re lucky enough to have your kids at your wedding don’t lumber them off on some poor relative for the day, instead include them in your wedding plans and have them feel like a special part of your big day.   Bridesmaid/groomsmen One of the easiest ways to include your little one […]

Then and Now: The Changing Ways of Finding Old Friends

Still life of vintage telephone on table with diary book

  It only took a copy of the updated phone book to land on the doormat to get Mike and I reminiscing last week. I swear, the kids must think we are talking of times a world away when we mention how things were when we were younger and we find ourselves sounding more and […]

Dating ‘Textiquette’ – The Dos & Don’ts

Typing a message on mobile phone

    Technology is a beautiful thing that allows us to reach out and interact with people we might have never come across before, but it can also hinder our ability to start relationships with someone new when dating. Here’s a quick guide to the dos and don’ts of texting while dating – also known […]

Simple Ways To Start A New Life After You Retire

Beach in Algarve

    Do you have plans for your retirement? Many of us have different ideas of how we want our years of rest to go. Some people will seek solace and peace while others will seek adventure. Some might want to stay where they are, and others might wish to move on – perhaps to […]