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A Family Update

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First of all, I want to say that this is NOT a pregnancy announcement. But as I sit here watching England win the Cricket World Cup (amazing), I realised that I haven’t given you an update about what is happening in our family in forever. I thought I would give you a little update and (if I can remember) I will try and do this every few months. So this is what is currently happening and what has happened in…

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How We Keep Mobile Phone Costs Low – AD

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AD – “How We Keep Mobile Phone Costs Low” is a sponsored post. It feels like mobile phone bills get higher every year. With multiple contracts in one household, it was vital that we found ways to keep our phone costs low. Today we’re sharing how we achieved this. Feel free to use some of these ideas so you can save money too. How We Keep Mobile Phone Costs Low We Never Pay For More Data Than We Use This…

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Mental Health

Your Stress Could Be Killing You: It’s Time To Regain Your Chill

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This is a collaborative post. Stress can be good for us. In small doses, at least. It can sharpen our senses, hone our instincts and prevent us from becoming complacent in the workplace and the home. It can help us to be and remain, the best that it can be. However, if we allow it to, stress can become chronic. It can become an ever-present menace whose interference in our lives we grow accustomed to. And, unfortunately, when this happens…

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Finding Happiness Travel & Days Out

Elderflower Fields: The Perfect Family Festival – Part One

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On Friday, 24th May, I spent the whole afternoon packing bags full of suncream, raincoats, wellies, and glitter. Everything you need for a festival. Because as soon as we’d picked Little Miss H up from school we were heading to Pippingford Park in Sussex to attend Elderflower Fields. This was our second visit to Elderflower Fields as we had attended last year. So we were all super excited to be going. And Little Miss H could barely contain herself as…

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Home & Garden

5 Ways To Make Your Home More Accessible

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“5 Ways To Make Your Home More Accessible” is a collaborative post. There’s not one homeowner who doesn’t want to feel more at ease and comfortable within their own property. However, if you’re one of the 11 million disabled people in the UK, or one of the 2% of the UK working population who have become disabled this year, it can take more than a new home aesthetic, or simple property swap to feel comfortable in your surroundings. If your…

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Home & Garden

5 Home Improvement Tasks To Do This Summer

“5 Home Improvement Tasks To Do This Summer” is a collaborative post. Summer could be the perfect time to invest in some home improvements. Here are just five projects that are worth considering taking up before August is over. 5 Home Improvement Tasks To Do This Summer Upgrade Your Heating Your home’s heating might be the last thing that’s on your mind in the summer, but these warmer months could be the perfect time to consider an upgrade to your…

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Health & Welfare

Choosing A Hearing Device

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“Choosing A Hearing Device” is a collaborative post. When purchasing a hearing system you will have several different products to choose from. In order to narrow down your search, you need to consider the various features and characteristics entailed with each product and then determine what features are most beneficial to you… Choosing A Hearing Device The Signal-To-Noise Ratio Of The Product This is one of the most important things you need to bear in mind as it relates to…

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Hiring A Reliable Handyman

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“Hiring A Reliable Handyman” is a collaborative post. You have small jobs that need doing around your home. Maybe you don’t have the time or the expertise to tackle them yourself. And yet you don’t want to pay plumbers’ emergency call-out rates just for a dripping tap, or a major roofing company to replace a single broken tile. All too often, though, that handyman you found in the local paper never turns up. Worse still, he turns up, messes the…

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