How To Avoid A Car Hire Horror Story Abroad

Airports, ferry ports, coach drop-offs and train stations. I love them all. Travel truly begins at the end of the line. Whether backpacking or driving…

Think Your Yuletide Traditions Are Strange? I Wouldn’t Bet On …

Every family celebrates Christmas in its own unique way.  We all have Yuletide traditions and customs that are personal to us and resonate with all…

Share Your Money Saving Tips To Win A £20 Nando’s Gift …

It’s just a couple of weeks until the dawn of 2019 and, as usual, I am busy compiling a list of New Year’s resolutions that…

Book Review: Dangerous Delays – An Emily Lazzaro Mystery – Joyce T. Strand

NEW RELEASE…. Finding a corpse buried with Native American artefacts wasn’t the first delay of the renovation Emily faced. But she was not prepared for…

How To Stay Safe This Christmas Party Season

My daughter is only 11 years old, but already she can make that sound – “harrumph” – which implies she hasn’t the faintest intention of…

12 Tips To Avoid All Out War At The Christmas Table

The festive season is a potential minefield for Christmas arguments; with family, with partners, with children, with the cat, with shop assistants and probably with…

Book Review: Attorney At Paw By Diane Wing

Only Chrissy, a cute little Shih Tzu, can unlock this mystery! Autumn Clarke survived the car crash that killed her parents. To help her cope…

Mental Health: Why Everyone Needs Their Own Sacred Space This Christmas

If you are prone to anxiety and depression, as I am, you’ll know that there is something about Christmas that tends to increase your symptoms.…

Could The Progesterone Only Pill Have Contributed To My Depression?

For far too many years I have taken Noriday, the progesterone only contraceptive pill.  I must have taken it for at least 20 years with…

Free And Bargain Books Linky – 04/12/2018

Hello book lovers!  I hope you have your Christmas preparations well underway with less than 4 weeks to go.  You might be struggling to find…

Review: iKnow Family Quiz By Tactic Games

There’s always one, isn’t there.  The player in any family game who knows all the answers – or thinks they do.  If you’ve ever played…