• Food Time

    The beauty of Ohelo reusable bottles and tumblers

    As well as caring about what I drink, I consider what I drink from too! Enter Ohelo. Launched at the end of last year, Ohelo sell a range of reusable cups and tumblers made from stainless steel. They are designed…

  • Family Time

    How to raise a science lover

    Some parents can feel slightly nervous when it comes to helping their children with science, especially those who don’t excel in the subject themselves. In fact, you might just be wondering how to encourage your child to find an interest…

  • Family Time

    Teaching Your Kids to Respect Other Cultures

    Since the world around us is very diverse, it’s important to teach your children about different cultures so that they can respect and celebrate people’s differences. The earlier they learn that no two people are the same, the better, so…

  • Food Time

    Ethical eating with Oggs

    As part of my drive towards more sustainable food and drink, I’ve been excitedly exploring more plant-based options. Luckily, plant-based and vegan food options are becoming increasingly available, and loads of them are delicious! My latest foodie find is Oggs, which…

  • Family Time

    Understanding Your Child’s Learning Style

    All children learn in different ways and identify how your own child learns will make it easier for you to help them. There are three common learning styles and each child has a dominant learning style or technique. By understanding…

  • Me Time

    Ethical shopping ideas for 2020

    I’m a big champion of companies who are working hard to be eco-conscious. So I’m delighted to have a guest post from a new business owner who is all about sustainability. Amy from Aubrey Bay has shared her top ethical shopping…

  • Family Time

    My adventure bucket list

    Like many parents, pre-children we had lots of trips to far flung places. While this has been somewhat scaled back since welcoming little miss into our lives, that doesn’t mean we don’t have big plans for the future! From discovering…

  • Food Time

    Healthy snacking with Nims

    I’ve been making an increased effort to buy food and drink from sustainable and eco-friendly brands. As part of this, I’ve come across some fab (and tasty of course) products. My latest discovery is Nim’s, who make fruit and vegetable crisps. I…

  • Me Time

    Interior design trends for 2020

    Our baby is growing up so quickly (we are fast approaching her third birthday!) we have been thinking that it is time to focus on updating the house a little. Inevitably when you have small children all of your best…

  • Family Time

    Top tips to help prepare your child for school

    Starting school is a big step for children. They will face many new challenges, such as learning their way around, meeting new teachers and making new friends. This can make some children feel anxious. However, there are many ways that…

  • Food Time

    Delicious and romantic cocktail recipes

    With Valentine’s Day approaching, for those of us who like a tipple I thought I would share a few ideas for a romantic cocktail. And whether you’re marking the day with a loved one, friends, or just looking for something…