Reasons Why You Don’t Get A Second Date

Have you ever wondered why you don’t get a second date?  Have you had dates where you were sure there was a connection?  The conversation…

Keeping Your House Clean When You Have Pets

I really miss having a cat.  My last cat, Samson, was a beautiful black and white tom cat I got from a rescue home.  He…

Winter Family Travel Health Tips For A Happy Trip

Readers of this blog will know you are unlikely to find the Hobbis family in the wilds of the Serengeti nor running along the beaches…

He’s Not Babysitting – He’s Parenting!

I often read blog posts about the challenges (for ‘challenges’ read ‘bombshells’) experienced by new mothers. It is physically, emotionally and spiritually draining. Childbirth changes…

40+ Things To Do In February Half Term Around Cardiff

If you are looking for things to do in February Half Term in Wales (25th Feb – 1st March), I have a great list of…

20 Tips To Help You Keep Your Cool With Your Boss

How to keep your temper at work.  It can often be rather tricky, can’t it?  For most of us, there will come a time in…

Easy Dressing Up Ideas For World Book Day

Don’t panic.  It’s World Book Day on 7th March 2019 and the challenge is on to kit your child out as their favourite character from…

Keep Your Family Healthy This Spring

We have survived another dank and dismal UK winter and are heading towards spring. Just the word lifts the spirits.  We start to think of…

Waiting For A Valentine’s Day Proposal? Questions To Ask YOURSELF.

The Valentine’s Day proposal.  How many of us, I wonder, are waiting with bated breath to see if this might be the day they’ll propose. Christmas…

Is It Still OK To Admit You Want To Lose Weight?

I ask this simply because, since I married in 2011, I have put on 20 lbs which are currently sitting comfortably around my stomach (the…

How will you enjoy Nutella on World Nutella Day?

Did you know there’s a World Nutella Day? I’m sure we are all familiar with Nutella, the hazelnut-chocolate spread which is similar to peanut butter…