Driving · Family

Five of the Best Cars for Parents

Five of the Best Cars for Parents

Once you have kids, it’s super common for your needs when it comes to a vehicle to change drastically. All of a sudden, instead of thinking about the 0-60mph times, you’re worrying about NCAP safety ratings and whether there’s a charging point in the back so that iPads don’t run out of battery on long journeys! With this in mind, I’ve been taking a look at Express Car Leasing to see what the best options are for family cars. Here are five of them:

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Beauty

Top Five Beauty Myths

Top Five Beauty Myths

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As you may already know, as well as blogging here at Mums the Word, I also write several weekly blog posts for a beauty salon and their associated shop. I’ve been writing beauty content for seven years now, which means that I’ve picked up quite a lot of knowledge in that time and I’ve also learned a lot about what is true and what isn’t. There are SO MANY beauty myths out there, so I thought I’d share a few of them with you today:

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Gift Ideas

Five Unusual Retirement Gifts

Five Unusual Retirement Gifts

When people reach retirement, the gifts that they’re given usually fall into a specific category; for men, it’s often a nice watch and a lot of retired women that I know get given vouchers for a nice shop. They’re both really lovely gifts and I’m sure anyone would be grateful to receive them, but it got me thinking about more unusual gifts that could be given to a person when they retire, as companies often spend hundreds of pounds on something that isn’t particularly personal. Here’s some of the ideas I came up with:

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Family · Gift Ideas

Need A Gift For Your Teenage Son? Try These Options

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Is your son’s birthday coming up? If it is, then that could be either an exciting or stressful experience, depending on what age they’re turning. For babies and toddlers, it’s exciting as you get to see them growing. In later years, you could stress with trying to find a gift for your teenage son.

They would have grown out of more traditional toys while having interests that are a bit scattered all over the place. Your son could even keep many of these interests close to their chest, making it hard to figure out what they’d like.

That could be more complicated than you’d want, although it doesn’t need to be. Instead, multiple gift ideas for teenage boys can be recommended.

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Business

Top Tips For Becoming A Successful Mumtrepreneur

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If you’re a stay-at-home parent looking to make a little more money while raising your children, you’re not alone. In fact, more and more mums and dads are beginning to run businesses from their living room. For example, a recent study from the Office for National Statistics found that there are currently 806,000 stay-at-home mums running their own firms.

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