Tyre care, don’t skip it.

*This is a collaborative post that we hope will be helpful* If you own a car or use a car you know that there are certain things you need to do, legally for it to be safe to drive. Making sure your MOT is completed every year, and that your car is correctly taxed and […]

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5 Tips To Care For Your Home

*This is a collaborative post we hope you will find helpful* All homes require some maintenance to ensure that they remain running in the best condition possible. Looking after your property will help ensure that it continues to provide you with hassle-free service for many years. With this in mind, here are five tips to […]

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Project 365. A photo a day. Photos that make you smile.

Project 365. A photo a day, every day of the year.  Do you have a favorite and treasured photo that makes you smile and brings back good memories? I think we all do. This is one of mine. This photo, of what is now the tween, is one of my most favourite pictures of her […]

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Spotty’s Sunday 08/09/19 Never grab a leopard gecko’s tail!

Welcome to Spotty’s Sunday. Our little corner of the blog for all things Leopard Gecko. Written by Matthew, with a little help from mum. Spotty is our Leopard gecko who is about 26 weeks old.  This morning I woke up and realised that Spotty was about to moult (shed his skin because he is growing) […]

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Out of Office – work life balance

Work life balance? Before we went away, I had a rather pathetic undramatic realisation that mine is utterly, frankly, crap. I don’t have a work life balance. I don’t switch off. Being a blogger, or social media “influencer” (and I hate that word, it’s pretentious, and frankly stupid, but I can’t think of another word […]

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Going Green – Going shopping, but not as she knows it…

Unless you live under a rock, you won’t have failed to have notice that all over social media people are talking about Second Hand September which is #secondhandseptember across Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. The principal behind it is: “Every week 11 million items of clothing end up in landfill. Throwaway fashion is putting increasing pressure […]

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Back to school. Year 8 at school, Year 5 at home & for me too

Back to school. For all of us. The summer break has ended. It’s been lovely, in many ways but also a little nostalgic for me as I realise my children are getting older. It has also been a tad stressful, and not that relaxing. More on that in another post. But they aren’t leaving me […]

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Spotty’s Sunday 01/09/19 – Geckos have cool eyes.

Welcome to Spotty’s Sunday. This is the  gecko corner of our blog, shared by Matthew with a little help from his mum. Spotty is our leopard gecko who has come to live with us. He is currently almost 25 weeks old. One of my favourite things about Spotty is his eyes. They are amazing. His […]

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