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How To Bring Your Home To Life Using Accessories

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How To Bring Your Home To Life Using Accessories is a collaborative post. When you’re decorating your home there are a lot of big decisions that you need to make. You need to come up with a great colour scheme for the walls, decide on flooring and pick out all of the furniture and the appliances. But it’s the small details that really bring the place to life, which is why you need to take extra care when you’re accessorizing…

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Home & Garden

3 Things People Get Wrong About Decluttering

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3 Things People Get Wrong About Decluttering is a collaborative post. Decluttering is a big craze at the moment and everybody is getting in on the act. It’s a great way to open up more space in the house, make a little extra money by selling things that you don’t need and it can even improve your mindset and make you happier. On the face of it, it seems pretty simple. Just get all of the stuff that you don’t…

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Thoughts & Inspiration

Important Advice For Caring For Elderly Relatives

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Important Advice For Caring For Elderly Relatives is a collaborative post. Watching your own parents get older is so difficult. Nobody wants to face it but at some point, they’re going to get to the point where they’re struggling on their own and they’ll need somebody to help care for them. They looked after you while you were young and now is the time for you to take care of them. But this is very difficult, especially if you’ve got…

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Home & Garden

Adding A Touch Of Sparkle To Your Home

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Adding A Touch Of Sparkle To Your Home is a collaborative post. ‘Tis the season to be jolly. Creating a Christmas decor that encompasses the festive spirit at home is the secret to a magical Christmas. However, as an adult, you might have to think twice about filling your living room with small Santa figurines, stuffed Elves and a soft toy Rudolf that sings a Carol when you press its red nose. While these tend to be seasonal, they can…

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Finding Happiness

Finding Happiness And Chasing Rainbows – October 2018

Last month, I decided that I needed to restart writing about the happy moments in my life and share the times that bring me joy and put a smile on my face. So Finding Happiness And Chasing Rainbows was born. Happiness isn’t always easy to come by. Sometimes you have to work hard at finding your happiness. You have to search for happiness, chase after it and once you’ve found it then hold onto it. That is why I think…

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Thoughts & Inspiration

How To Go From Stay-At-Home Mom To Career Woman

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After years as a stay-at-home mom, the prospect of going back to work may excite you. Particularly if you gave up a career to focus on parenthood, then this is your opportunity to focus on your life again, and the goals you used to have. It’s also your opportunity to generate an extra income, allowing you to save money for your family’s future. However,  getting a job isn’t easy, especially when you have gaps in your resumé because of your…

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Travel & Days Out

My Favourite Holiday – Our Honeymoon In The Maldives

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Mr H proposed to me on Saturday 13th January 2006. It was a wonderful surprise and after bursting into tears and thanking him, I said yes. I was then keen to find a date for our big day. And I campaigned for us to get married nine days before my 30th birthday. I was dreading becoming 30 years old. So it seemed a great idea to have my birthday while being on honeymoon. What could be more perfect than spending…

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Reviews & Giveaways

Tonka Power Movers Vehicles – A Review

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Little Mister H is obsessed with vehicles. He loves any toy that moves and can be rolled across the floor. But he particularly loves construction vehicles. So when we were given the chance to review Tonka Power Movers Vehicles I knew that he would be a very happy boy. Tonka Power Movers Vehicles – A Review Tonka Power Movers Cement Mixer Every night, Little Mister H insists that we read him the book Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site before he goes to…

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