summer look of denim skirt, sandals, bag and sunglasses

Creating Your New Summer Look for Less

The summer will soon be here (we hope!) and what’s better than celebrating a new season with a new look? I must admit, I am awful for spending all my money on the children and they are often better dressed than me so this year I want to find what really suits me, I want to brighten up my wardrobe and I want to create a summery look and feel without spending a fortune. Continue reading “Creating Your New Summer Look for Less”

home interiors inspiration

Home Interiors Inspiration

We have been in our current home for six years and even though we purchased it as our forever home, recently we have been wondering whether to move. Not because we don’t like the house but because we would like to live more in the countryside. However, due to high house prices, we have, for now, put these ideas on hold which will save us a lot of money and hassle but also means that I get given the go ahead to make a few changes to our current decor… thanks, hubby! 

I am slightly DIY and home interiors obsessed and Continue reading “Home Interiors Inspiration”

childs feet and trousers do not fit

The Battle of Fitting Children’s Clothes

I don’t know about you but I am pretty fed up with trying to shop for clothes for my son. At almost three we have had the same issue since he was about 7 months old; clothes just never seem to come up right. When he was newborn he fed really well and had the typical baby podge. He would fill out most of his clothes and as they came in 3-month stages I found it very easy to choose a selection to fit. As he began to Continue reading “The Battle of Fitting Children’s Clothes”

child in adult shoe

Shopping: Fitting Kid’s Shoes

As I have mentioned before, I used to work for a very well-known shoe retailer. I worked my way up in the company to become a Manager of a store and I took the role very seriously and was extremely passionate about what I did. Those who worked for me will fondly remember the strict training I put them through, although I always made it as fun as I could with games and quizzes. It’s funny Continue reading “Shopping: Fitting Kid’s Shoes”