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    How to Make your Home feel Much More Homely

    When you move into a new home, you may feel as though at times, it’s hard to make it feel like yours and hard to make your home feel much more homely. You may find it difficult to move past the moving boxes and even though the fridge is full of food, it’s hard to achieve that sense of comfort. This feeling can persist weeks after you move in, and sometimes, it won’t dissipate at all. At the end of the day, there’s a big difference between living somewhere out of necessity and truly feeling like you are in your own home. If you want to make a positive change…

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    EasySMX Children’s Headphones

    Mia seems to have sensitive ears and has done ever since she was born. She struggles with loud noises and busy places which can result in behaviour issues and Mia becoming quite ‘difficult’ when out and about. We bought her ear defenders a year or so ago and although they worked on bonfire night, she doesn’t find them particularly comfortable or easy to wear. When I was contacted by EasySMX to see if we would like to try out some children’s headphones, we were interested to see if they would help Mia when we are out. EasySMX are a technology company, established in 2014, which create certified iPhone accessories, smart…

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    3 Ways to Design the Perfect Blogger Media Kit

    I have been blogging for around 7 years now and although it wasn’t too long before I started working with brands, it also wasn’t too long before I was asked to send over my media kit. At the time I quickly cobbled together something that vaguely resembled my stats and a little intro, but it was far from the perfect blogger media kit! So, what is a media kit? Before I get into the reasons why you need a media kit and how you can design your own, let’s start with what a media kit actually is! A media kit needs to be about an A4 size sheet basically introducing…

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    Getting Party Ready With Sticky Heelz

    We all know how annoying it is when you buy some beautiful shoes for a big event only to find out that once you get them on your feet, they either don’t fit properly, slip off your heels, cause blisters or you simply can’t wear them! Luckily Sticky Heelz, born in 2014, is here to rescue us and make every pair of shoes the perfect fit! We all know how sore our feet can get in heels during a night out and more often than not we end up taking them off completely after a few hours of wearing them. Many of us wear uncomfortable or ill-fitting shoes in the…

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    Saving Some Extra Money With Groupon Coupons!

    We all know how difficult the month of January is, we have all indulged over Christmas and the New Year but we still have the usual bills and jobs to do over the next month or so. I’m always on the lookout for a bargain, a sale or just simply to feel like I have saved some money on things I would normally be buying anyway and there is a great sense of satisfaction when that happens. I have recently started saving some extra money using cash back sites such as TopCashback and Quidco which I have found really useful when we have fancied the odd takeaway on a Friday…

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    The Signs That You’re Ready to Move to a New Home

    It can be tricky to know when is the best time to move onto pastures new and find a new home to live in. The whole moving process from finding somewhere else, to packing up your things and moving can be a long process that does take a lot of effort. So you need to assess if moving at this point in time is going to be worth it for you. Are you going to be giving up something good when there isn’t really a reason to?  Signs That You’re Ready to Move When you break it down, you need to remember that your home needs to be a haven…

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    Tips For Decorating Smaller Bedrooms

    When it comes to smaller bedrooms, space can be limited. However, it’s important that you can still decorate the bedroom with everything you or that household member needs. Even with the most limited spaces, there’s an ability to make the most out of it and create a space that’s functional for the user. Here are some helpful tips for decorating smaller bedrooms. Decorating Smaller Bedrooms: Make Use Of Gaming Beds Or Bunk Beds For space savers, it’s good to use beds that are going to be off the ground or that double up as an additional space. A good purchase to make in the case of a children’s bedroom is…

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    Looking And Feeling Fantastic While You’re Pregnant

    There is often this misconception that pregnant women have to dress in baggy, dull and dated clothing. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth, and thankfully people are beginning to realise that. So how can you make sure you’re looking and feeling fantastic while pregnant? Thanks to celebrities like Kourtney Kardashian, Fearne Cotton and Sarah Michelle Gellar, we are all embracing how the yummy (soon to be) mummy can be the ultimate trendsetter. Therefore, keeping that in mind, this blog post will reveal the top trends in autumn maternity wear, to ensure that your wardrobe is bursting with everything that is fashionable and fabulous.  Whether you have fallen pregnant naturally…

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    4 Lockdown Projects to Try

    The UK has gone into another national lockdown, with schools now closed again, and only essential shops open. We are encouraged to work from home if we can’t do otherwise, and we’ll all be spending a lot more time indoors. You might have your hands full with homeschooling and getting work done, or you might find that you have a little more time on your hands to try out some Lockdown Projects. Things are closed and the weather is cold, so what are some things that you could be doing around the home to make changes, rather than sitting and watching more Netflix? Here are some lockdown project ideas for…

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    Soothe Sleeping Troubles with a Slumber Buddy Bunny

    When Lottie hit the teething phase we really felt it! Whilst I don’t remember Mia struggling with it too much, Lottie certainly did. Which means we did too! She has been really good at sleeping though, just like Mia, and has slept through since she was about 8 weeks old however teething had a huge impact on her sleep and it carried on for 2 years! It can be hard to know how to soothe sleeping troubles can’t it?! On average, Lottie woke about twice a night and just would not go back to sleep. On a normal night, she would be easily soothed but there was a run of…

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    Top 6 Fun Outdoor Activities to do

    People are getting antsier cooped up indoors with the stay-at-home orders worldwide. That makes outdoor activities an excellent way to change scenery and bond with your family and friends. You can engage in various fun things outside when you need some fresh air or outdoor adventure. The best thing about outdoor activities is that they are quite affordable, making them suitable if you are tight on cash. Here are ideas that you can use to make a memorable day out alone or with your loved ones. Here are some fun outdoor activities: A Scavenger Hunt A scavenger hunt is an ideal outdoor activity that you can be sure to enjoy…