Monthly Archives: January 2015

Learning Online to Rival Shopping Online

Learning Online to Rival Shopping Online

Everything is moving online these days. It’s impossible to think of something without first going to the online world to see what is thought of it. Even more impressive is the person who doesn’t discover new things from online first. People are connecting online, there are meetings online, social networks and interest groups congregate online, people are online shopping and so much more! The latest is online distance learning and it is now getting to a …

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Do I Support ‘Ban Page Three’? Well, I’m Just Not Sure…

Before I begin, let me just say that I hate The Sun newspaper for far greater reasons than a few pairs of boobs. The Sun’s involvement in the aftermath of the Hillsborough disaster, it’s lies and disgustingly misreported version of events, has caused pain to many people for almost 30 years and members of the Hillsborough Justice Campaign have waited far too long for the truth to be exposed. Obviously, The Sun caused more waves …

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Top 5 Ways to Increase Your e-Commerce Sales

Top 5 Ways to Increase Your e-Commerce Sales

Internet sales have change the ways people compare and purchase every type of consumer product. Easily increase sales with a few small, inexpensive improvements to your e-commerce site. E-mail Marketing Direct marketing by e-mail is the most effective method to reach buyers and get them to interact with your website. As you increase the number of visitors to your site, conversions to sales also increase. Find a free and easy to use newsletter subscription program …

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How to Organise an Amusing Hen Party

How to Organise an Amusing Hen Party

Organising a UK hen party offers the bride-to-be all the choices needed to celebrate any forthcoming wedding and loss of single status in style and with panache. Future brides don’t have to opt for their typical downtown clubbing hen night or night out ogling male strippers as there are so many interesting venues and activities across the UK that are far more appealing to any independent woman and her group of female friends. Booking a weekend break away with the girls …

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#MaternityMatters – Week Two

It’s a fortnight since Susanne and I launched the Maternity Matters linky and we had some absolutely amazing posts linked up in that time. Reading about everyone’s experiences reminds us exactly why we started Maternity Matters in the first place and we hope that the linky will continue to be as popular in the coming weeks. This week, I’ve linked the post that I wrote about my second c-section and how it was a healing …

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What Does a Homeless Person Look Like?

What Does a Homeless Person Look Like?

What does a homeless person look like to you? Is it the person sitting in a cardboard box under a bridge, possibly with a dog, usually with a sleeping bag and little else to protect them from the elements? Someone with their worldly possessions in a shopping trolley? Sure, that’s what a homeless person in the most extreme of situations can look like. On the other hand, a homeless person can be a woman with …

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January Survival Tips

January Survival Tips

With the expense of Christmas out of the way, January can be a daunting prospect when your bank account is looking a little empty. Even those of us with the strictest festive budget can find themselves going over and spending money they don’t really have, leaving things looking a little lean after the New Year. The Money Advice Service has asked me to put together a list of tips for getting through January, to help …

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Sicily on a Budget for Family with Children

Sicily on a Budget for Family with Children

Sicily is widely known as a hotspot for romantic getaways, but it is also a nice place to take a family vacation. The island is very accessible to get around and has many activities that are family friendly as well as relaxing for even children. One way of making travel around the island easier is hiring a car in Sicily and driving to each destination. This will save you on time and most importantly money. …

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Oh You Pretty Things #1 – Christmas Presents

Two of my favourite ever bloggers, Sonya at The Ramblings of a Formerly Rock ‘n’ Roll Mum and Mary from Keynko, have teamed up and started a new weekly linky where they ask us to show them our stuff. No, I don’t mean rude stuff, get your minds out of the gutters! They’re asking to see our wotsits, our knick-knacks, our…okay, this isn’t sounding any less rude, is it?! They’ve kicked off their first ever ‘Oh You Pretty Things’ …

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On Days Like Today…

On Days Like Today…

On days like today, I struggle to cope. On days like today, when the baby is crying, the house is a mess, my head is banging, I’m feeling guilty for not being able to give Sausage as much attention as I should, the dog is whinging, every noise from our neighbours makes me feel as though my head will explode and I struggle to cope. On days like today, when the baby is inconsolable, it …

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