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April 2018

Home & Garden

Technological Goodies To Improve Your Home

A photograph of a phone, a tablet and a laptop lying on a desk - Technological Goodies To Improve Your Home - Mrs H's favourite things

This is a collaborative post. Do you ever feel as though your home is a bit behind the time? Like the world of technology is improving, but you’re staying a bit behind? Well, you probably are. So much technology is now being produced that it seems hard to keep up with what’s actually going on. Before we know it we’re going to have talking robots wandering around our homes. It might not get to the stage of robots. But in…

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Finding Happiness Our Weekend Happy

Our Weekend Happy 11 – Pottering, A Beach Day & Seeing Auntie B

A photograph of a mum, her son and her daughter all dressed up in coats etc and paddling at Camber Sands - Our Weekend Happy - Pottering, A Beach Day & Seeing Auntie B _ Mrs H's favourite things

This is the eleventh Our Weekend Happy post that I’ve written for this blog. Last week’s post was a little different, as it was a review of our day out at the new Animals of the Ice Age exhibit at Howletts. This post also included my first day in the life video. I’d always assumed that I wasn’t creative enough to produce a Day in the Life video. But I’m really proud of this video. I would love it if you went…

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Blogging & Vlogging Our Weekend Happy

Our Weekend Happy linky 11

A featured image for the new linky and Instagram Community Our Weekend Happy - Our Weekend Happy Linky #7 - Mrs H's favourite things

Welcome back to Our Weekend Happy. The fabulous linky that I host with the gorgeous Lisa from Mummascribbles. Thank you to everyone for linking up. I really enjoy reading your happy weekend posts. I hope that you’re all well. Are you still on Easter holidays? Little Miss H is back to school next week. So this week my focus is trying to entertain the children and stop them from killing each other. This morning there was a rather impressive argument over…

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Finding Happiness

My Advice For Anybody Renting A Property In 2018

A photograph of a house key and a bunch of daisies - My Advice For Anyone Renting A Property In 2018 - Mrs H's favourite things

This is a collaborative post. Although it will be a long time before our little ones are moving into their own places and getting their feet onto the property ladder, I can’t hide from the fact that time flies fast. I recently came across some research on the homelet.co.uk website which demonstrated how millennials are now making up a great deal of the rental market and tending to stray away from purchasing their own properties. It got me thinking about…

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Mental Health Thoughts & Inspiration

About Time & Deciding to Lead A Slow Life

A photograph of a woman lying on a rug with her hand on her forehead and her eyes closed - About Time - Deciding to Lead A Slow Life - Mrs H's favourite things

There are times in life when you have an epiphany. When the stars align and a series of events occur. These events make you stop in your tracks. Look inside yourself and take a deep breath. All of a sudden something that has just been out of sight comes into view. And the world makes sense. Now… this minute… as I write this post … is one of those times. About Time & Deciding To Lead A Slow Life The…

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Motherhood Reviews & Giveaways

Baby Swimming Skin Care with Baby Dove

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Last week, Little Mister H and I headed into London for a very exciting event. Baby Dove had invited us to attend a private swimming lesson with Water Babies. We were also going to learn how to protect your baby’s delicate skin when you take them swimming. Baby Swimming Skin Care with Baby Dove I never really took Little Miss H swimming when she was a baby and toddler. But Little Mister H is a real water baby and I…

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Blogging & Vlogging Our Weekend Happy

Our Weekend Happy linky 10

A featured image for the new linky and Instagram Community Our Weekend Happy - Our Weekend Happy Linky #7 - Mrs H's favourite things

Welcome back to Our Weekend Happy. The fabulous linky that I host with the gorgeous Lisa from Mummascribbles. It was lovely to be back hosting last week. Thank you to everyone for linking up. I really enjoy reading your happy weekend posts. Happy Easter to you all. I hope that you all had a wonderful Bank Holiday weekend. We had a lovely time. I always prefer the weekends where we spend time together as a family. We also had the perfect…

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Motherhood

3 Ways To Save For Your Child’s Future

A photograph of a brightly coloured plastic child's toy till filled with and surrounded by toy coins and notes - 3 Ways To Save For Your Child's Future - Mrs H's Favourite Things

This is a collaborative post. In today’s economy, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed when thinking about planning for your child’s future. But you can begin to save for your child’s future even before they are born. You have to be prepared for whatever course of action your children take. Whether that is to attend college, pursue a vocation or follow their freelance dreams. Coming up with funds can seem a little scary at times. So I’ve put together some simple ways…

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