Want This Year To Be YOUR Year? Tell Yourself A Better …

Now we’re all approaching the traditional post-festive slump, my thoughts automatically drift to New Year and those things I would like to improve. We have already…

Tips For Making It Through ‘Dry January’

Every year I strongly consider becoming a “Dry Athlete” and giving up the booze for January. After all, Dry January is the perfect way for…

Will You Let Your Kids Stay Up To See In The …

New year’s eve. Now, this is something that tends to polarise parents.  There are the “it’s only one night and they can sleep in tomorrow”…

A 5 Minute Strategy That Might Save Your Relationship

God, people are so annoying, aren’t they?  And, having been cooped up with several of them for over 10 days, it’s fair to say a…

6 Signs Your Dating Buddy Isn’t On Your Side

In my single dating years, I used to go clubbing with a friend I’ll call G.  On Saturdays we used to go into town and…

Birthstone Jewellery – Which Gemstone Is Yours?

You’re probably aware that birthstone jewellery is extremely eye-catching, but did you also know that each individual stone has its own unique history? This makes…

How To Get Your Kids To Help Around The Home

In an article in the press this week, TV present Kirsty Allsopp admits she gets her nanny to wrap the presents and sees nothing wrong…

Surviving Christmas With The Menopause

When you’re in the throes of the menopause, dealing with some of the more unpleasant symptoms is stressful enough but even more difficult at Christmas…

Free And Bargain Books Linky – 18/12/2018

Hello book lovers!  Just one week to go and if you’re like me, you’ll be juggling school appointments, last minute shopping and general panic!  Chances…

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…