This woman had a day off. And the day off was good.
Jan25

This woman had a day off. And the day off was good.

So last week I was planning my day off, remember? I had it all worked out, thanks to One4all, and I was really looking forward to selfishly enjoy every last second. So at the end of the week I put my plan into action. I took a day off. via GIPHY I Took.ADay.Off. I KNOW! It wasn’t actually too tricky – I don’t have kids young enough to need military-style childcare in place; my youngest is 11 now, and as long as...

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Suffering through Blue Monday? Frankly, This Woman Needs A Day Off.
Jan17

Suffering through Blue Monday? Frankly, This Woman Needs A Day Off.

Today’s Blue Monday. Before I even knew it was a ‘thing’, I definitely knew it was a thing. We all recognise it, don’t we? Christmas is done, the parties are over, the pretty sparkly lights are back in the loft. Work’s busier than you can handle, the weather is bloody miserable, and payday is still such a very very long way away. Frankly, if payday wasn’t quite so far off (and the credit card...

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Update your kitchen basics for less
Jan10

Update your kitchen basics for less

The kitchen is probably the most-used room of the house – and often the most battered, and the most neglected. Is it time you stepped back and took a look – and perhaps organised a nice cheap basics refresh? And no, I’m not talking a whole new kitchen; you probably don’t need new cupboards or a cooker. And even if you do, your budget probably won’t pay for it. Everyone’s kitchen generally works...

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6 Cute Gift Ideas To Surprise Your Teen Kid With
Dec20

6 Cute Gift Ideas To Surprise Your Teen Kid With

Surprising your teenage child with a gift seems like an impossible mission; their tendencies, tastes, and passions are constantly changing. One thing can be trendy now and a couple of months later it’s no longer relevant. It’s hard to keep up with their wishes and the variety of trends that pop up every season. Whether they’re gamers, athletes, music lovers, or make-up enthusiasts, a teen’s gift should match and align with their...

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Personalised Cards & Gifts – yes really. Everyone’s doing it.
Dec13

Personalised Cards & Gifts – yes really. Everyone’s doing it.

I used to think that personalised cards and gifts were a bit… tacky. Well, I did! Towels with names on?Named Golf Balls?Wine Glasses with an oh-so-funny personalised joke on? *sigh* But… in recent times there’s been a bit of a revolution in the ‘personalised cards & gifts’ sector.For sure the cheesy stuff is still there if you’re looking. But times have moved on, and personalisation is no longer...

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Speakers for a teens bedroom: Edifier R1280T |Christmas Gift ideas 2020
Dec12

Speakers for a teens bedroom: Edifier R1280T |Christmas Gift ideas 2020

If you’re looking for Speakers for a teens bedroom, we have you covered. These days, our teens are used to sound on the go; on their phones mostly, and maybe when they are at home on their computer too. But when do they get to listen to music the way it was supposed to be listened to, through a quality sound system? Not often I reckon. And yet – they’re a sophisticated crowd; they LOVE a quality listening sound, are...

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