When it comes to the day that your children have left home, you will suddenly have a lot more space. Once they have flown the coop, it is the perfect time to think of making renovations to your home so that you can put your extra space to good use, instead of simply thinking about […]
The Best Adventure Gifts to Give Your Children
Finding the perfect gifts for your child can be a real challenge. Particularly if you feel like they already have a lot, and you don’t want to give them the impression that life is all about material things. Give them an adventure as a gift instead – just pair it with a small gift to […]
Why Are Teenagers Committing Suicide Over On-Line Bullying
Today logged on to Twitter for my morning peruse on the view of the world through the eyes of those that tweet about it. It was the usual mix of news, sport, satire and happy clapper celebrities with their shameless self-promotion. Then I came across this from Jeremy Vine: The girl who was the face […]
Parents – Teach Your Kids to Cook
Not long ago our usually excellent (by that I mean distinctly average) meal planning plunged to a new depths. You know those days when all plans unravel and change. Well, on one such day I came home from work, just after 5pm, and was greeted with having to whip up a meal for the 6 […]
Teaching my girls how to cook good food from fresh ingredients is something I’ve realised is so important.