Monthly Archives: April 2016

4 Of The Best Spring City Breaks

4 Of The Best Spring City Breaks

If you’ve been working hard lately or you can’t wait for summer, a spring city break could be just the tonic. City breaks give you the chance to get away, explore and experience a bit of culture. If you’re thinking of booking a long weekend away, here are four fabulous suggestions. Dublin A jewel in the emerald crown, Dublin is a beautiful, bustling city. You can enjoy incredible shopping, lively nights on the tiles or …

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Keeping The Spark Alive

One of the things that often slides first in a relationship, once you’ve had kids, is “what goes on in the bedroom” which can cause a spiral of other issues in its wake. Lack of intimacy can put a real strain on a relationship and before you know it, you’re barely giving each other a peck on the cheek as you leave the house in the mornings. Like all things, relationships (and especially the physical …

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Is It Possible For Your Kids To Make It Through Your Divorce Unscathed?

One of the very worst things that can happen in a child’s life is their parents getting a divorce. For a lot of kids, mum and day breaking up can seem like the end of the world. Because of this, a lot of parents choose to stay in an unhappy relationship, to ensure their kids are happy. However, this is never a good idea, as sooner or later, the cracks will start to show. The …

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Everything You Need To Know About Having A Fabulous Family Holiday In Lanzarote

When it comes to a family holiday it’s vital you make the right choices. If it’s not the perfect place that’s suitable for your family unit, then it can potentially ruin your whole holiday. A family holiday gives you the perfect chance to forget about your work commitments. A chance to spend some quality time with your loved ones and children. So it’s essential you pick the perfect place. Lanzarote just might be the perfect …

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It’s Nearly Summer — Has Your Home or Office Ventilation System Been Serviced?

It’s Nearly Summer — Has Your Home or Office Ventilation System Been Serviced?

Are you making a list of things to prepare for summer? Planning trips, replacing summer clothes the kids have grown out of — and having your ventilation system serviced? That might not be at the top of most people’s list, but neglecting it could affect your family’s health, and summer certainly wouldn’t be as much fun. The Importance of Ventilation As the Huffington Post points out, modern houses can be unhealthy places, with a mixture …

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Tips for the Garden Any Parent Can Achieve from Award-Winning Landscape Architects Liz Lake Associates

Tips for the Garden Any Parent Can Achieve from Award-Winning Landscape Architects Liz Lake Associates

Your garden may be looking a little dog-eared after winter, and you’ll want to improve it so you and the family can get the most out of it this summer. Whether you’re making a few minor improvements or giving it a complete makeover, there’s a lot you can do yourself without it costing too much. And perhaps the kids can have fun helping. Landscape Architecture Landscape architecture may sound rather grand, and it can certainly …

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Which Jobs Can a Professional Handyman Do for You?

Which Jobs Can a Professional Handyman Do for You?

At one time, it was easy. If the home needed repairs or maintenance, most men and the majority of women would roll up their sleeves, get out the toolbox and do it themselves. It was seen as an admission of failure to get someone in. That’s all changed now and, as the Guardian highlights, DIY skills seem to be dying. Some of this is because we have less time to spend on doing up the …

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Getting The House in Order

Girls’ Bedroom by Room Service UK Written in collaboration with homify. When we first moved into this house, we were told that we could decorate which was great because it’s nice to be able to put your stamp on a home, even if it’s rented, and thing always look nicer with a bit of a freshen up. At first, we were waiting for furniture to arrive, then we started to notice a damp problem in …

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