One person who has decided to quit is my husband, Adam. Like me he’s smoked on average 10 cigarettes a day since his teens. He’s also tried, and failed, to quit a few times before. However after recently being diagnosed with MS he decided that now is most definitely the right time to kick the habit once and for all. He knew he couldn’t do it without support though and his decision to quit coincided perfectly with Stoptober.
My whole house is painted in various shades of grey, with each room featuring different coloured accessories. The bathroom has aqua accessories, our bedroom pastel yellow and the hallway a lovely navy shade. When we had our conservatory and kitchen painted grey a few months ago I was keen to keep up with the latest trend and opted for grey and copper accessories.
I know, I know, it’s only September and I’m already talking about the ‘C’ word! You may think I’m mad but I’m determined to be organised this year. I always leave it to the last minute to get my Christmas presents sorted, meaning I’m always battling the crowds of equally disorganised people, and that’s no good for my stress levels.
Paradise Wildlife Park features many favourite animals from meerkats to big cats and a few friends from down under. You’ll also find zebras, wolves, penguins and much more. There are viewing rooms and raised walkways around the big cat enclosures offering a range of viewing positions, and we managed to get the perfect spot to watch the cheetah feeding display.
Our wedding ceremony is something that so many of us look forward to, but which can be so easily underwhelming, disappointing or even embarrassing if not properly planned. We all want to have that romantic and idyllic wedding day that we will remember for the rest of our lives, for all of the right reasons.
Most parents have a favourite time of day, be it the first hour of the morning when your little one is well rested and full of beans, or maybe it’s those afternoon snuggles you get whilst you sit down and watch a film together. For us though, our favourite time of the day is most definitely bedtime.
When the guys at Biscuiteers got in touch and gave me the opportunity to say thank you to someone special I was mega excited. They gifted me a gorgeous tin of biscuits, the party sharing selection, and told me to give them to someone I’m grateful to on the 21st September 2017, the official World gratitude Day.
There’s no correct way to organise your home and the strategy you use depends on your lifestyle, house, and tastes—as long as it works for you, then it’s all good. However, if you are constantly feeling overwhelmed, with clutter piling up, perhaps it’s time to rethink your strategy? All it takes is a little bit of tweaking and your home will be organised, with everything in its proper place, in no time.
Taking part in family activities can improve the bonds we have with each other, especially if we’re working towards a common goal. Working on a home improvement project as a family can be a great way to do this, but it’s also important to recognise that having a big project going on at home can be a disruptive time for kids.
One of the main selling points of the Poppy highchair is the fact it converts into the ‘my chair’ and grows with your child. Once they no longer need the food tray and safety straps you can simply remove them, lower the legs and create a trendy chair for your toddler to eat and play in.