Desk Jobs Are More Dangerous Than You May Think

What springs to mind when you think about modern jobs?  A lot of the time, people will automatically think of office jobs.  They imagine several rows of people just sitting at a desk all day typing away at their computer barely moving and let’s not forget the long hours.  Desk jobs are often good when it…

5 Top Gifts Ideas for Pre-Teen or Tween Girls

Following up from my previous post Unique Coming of Age Gift Ideas For Daughters I thought I would write another post that covered pre-tweens and tweens. Pre-teen (or tween) girls can be very difficult to buy gifts for.  They are still children but like to think that they are adults and make a point of making sure…

Unique Coming of Age Gift Ideas For Daughters

Seeing your daughter blossoming into a young adult can be an emotional experience. Not only will your little girl be flying the nest soon, but they will be applying to take a college degree or job and finding their feet in the world.  In order to commemorate this right of passage many parents will by their…

Skin Doctors – Beelift

I’m getting older, okay so we all are but do we always need to show our age?  I think not!  With modern advancements in beauty products it’s amazing what you will find on the market.  I am quite enjoying a cream at the moment from Skin Doctors; Beelift.  These guys have some lovely beauty products…

Royal Coffee Coconut Scrub

As you may have gathered from my recent ice cream recipe I love coconut.  I love to eat it in various shapes and forms and also to apply coconut containing products to my skin, the aroma is one that I find quite addictive.  Never before though have I tried a coconut scrub, well that is…

Getting Children Outdoors

Okay parents the weather is improving lets get those kiddies outside more.  I know in the UK the weather is changeable, one minute it’s sunny, then it’s raining and then the heavens open up big time and drop enormous hail stones on us just to keep it interesting whilst we duck for cover and wonder why…

Soothing Chicken Pox

Anyone that has had chicken pox knows it can be very unpleasant.  It is caused by the varicella zoster virus and affects people at different degrees.  Once the virus has been transmitted you won’t know you have it until you start seeing spots appear.  Unfortunately, you become infectious two days prior to this which can be…

Preventing Head Lice

I was mortified to discover over half term that my little ones had caught head lice from another child in their school.  Worst of all we had run out of our Vosene Kids 3 in 1 shampoo.  Why would that matter you may ask, well here is why.  This shampoo cleanses, conditions and acts as…

Pairfum Reed Diffuser – Innocent Vanilla

Do you ever think about what goes into your home fragrances, perfumes, beauty products etc.?  Many of us are now looking more at natural products as we learn about the benefits of these and the detrimental effects synthetic products and some natural products can have.  This brings me on to a recent discovery of mine…

The Therapeutic Effects of Teddies

Teddies make a wonderful gift for children whether you are buying for them for a birthday, Christmas or an alternative to sweets and chocolate for Easter. We all love teddies whether we are young or old but eventually we grow out of them or at least we claim too and cuddle our teddies at night…