Depression · Mental Health

Helping A Depressed Loved One

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Depression is a real menace to a lot of people all over the world, and it’s the kind of thing that we all need to try and understand as best as we can. There is very often going to be a time when someone in your life is depressed, and you might feel a natural urge to help them get through it as best as you can. As it happens, there are a lot of things to bear in mind here, and it might be easier than you think to do this, but remember too that you are not always the sole solution. Nonetheless, here are a few potential ways to help a depressed loved one through their dark time.

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Days Out · Family

Five Tips for Days Out with the Whole Family

Five Tips for Days Out with the Whole Family

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One of the things that we’re looking forward to now that things are opening up fully is going back to taking more days out as a family. Both of our Mums also love to spend time with the kids and come along on days out as much as they can, work permitting. Something that I’ve been thinking about lately is taking my elderly Nan with us as well. She’s 86 and struggles with mobility, but she’s lucky enough to have my sister caring for her, despite the fact that she’s also disabled herself. 

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Work

4 Working From Home Ideas for Busy Mums

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The concept of working from home has always suited you as a busy mum who never seems to have a spare second to herself in a day. The idea of having your own dedicated workspace at home to complete your tasks and earn a little bit of extra money is the ideal scenario for you. Whether you’re setting up your own business or finding other ways to create some additional disposable income for your family, here are four working from home ideas for busy mums.

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Family

Don’t Push Your Health Needs To The Back Just Because You’re A Mum

Don't Push Your Health Needs To The Back Just Because You're A Mum

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Everyone has health needs, and just because you are a mum, this does not mean that yours are not important. They are just as important as the other members of your family, and need to be taken seriously as such. Often mums put their needs at the back of the queue, but this has got to stop, or else you never know how far you are going to let your health fall. Keep reading down below if you would like to find out more about how you can keep your health needs at the front of the queue with everyone else.

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Family

4 Steps You Can Take To Make Home Maintenance A Little Easier 

4 Steps You Can Take To Make Home Maintenance A Little Easier 

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While our homes are places where we should feel the safest and most comfortable, it’s true to say that even they need a little maintenance once in a while. Even the most experienced homeowner can be taken unaware by issues that crop up from time to time, and will be able to tell you that good housekeeping means paying attention, and often, keeping up with the little tasks so that they don’t turn into major problems.

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