5 places to visit with kids in Bali

things to do in Bali with kids

While searching for summer holidays for next year, one of the places I fell in love with is Bali, it’s not surprising really with its warm weather and golden beaches and of course the picture-perfect views, what isn’t to love. Of course, we have the children to consider wherever we decide to go to oneRead more

How to make Christmas Wrapping Paper Slime

**Post contains affiliate links** If your kids are anything like mine then they will have slime on their Christmas lists. Emmy is obsessed with the stuff – she plays with it, watches others playing with it on YouTube, makes her own and even watches others making it again on YouTube. Recently she reviewed the Poopsie UnicornRead more

Empty threats we give our children

It can happen anywhere. In the home, on the school run, a friend’s home, in the middle of the supermarket … absolutely anywhere. And it happens to us all, usually out of desperation and a final resort attempt to restore peace (and sanity) to a situation. And it is often either immediately preceded or followedRead more

Making The Most Out Of Online Shopping

Online shopping can be addictive. It doesn’t matter what time of night you do it. Whether you are dressed up or in your pyjamas. Your computer or iPad don’t mind. It can be very convenient for someone who is a little time poor. It means you can still get access to clothes, food, electricals, prettyRead more

Sweater, not heaters – the frugal guide to energy efficiency this winter

When winter comes, energy bills skyrocket.  Gas usage increases as heating works harder and stays on longer.  Similarly, lighting during the hours of darkness consumes more and more electricity as we find ourselves switching the lights on by 4.30pm around November time. Finding ways to improve energy efficiency around our homes can make a bigRead more