3 Ways to Keep Warm this Winter

This week has seen the return of the colder weather so we have been thinking about different ways to keep warm this winter.  We tried to hang on to autumn as much as we could but now we have to accept that winter is finally here.  As someone that really feels the cold (yes me, who sits in a jumper during the summer months), keeping warm is something that I often think about.

3 Ways to Keep Warm this Winter

Ways to Keep Warm this Winter: Hot Chocolate and Warming Food

This time of year, I absolutely love enjoying a hot chocolate now and again.  Continue reading 3 Ways to Keep Warm this Winter

7 Incredible Autumn Blog Posts to Inspire You

Here are our 7 incredible autumn blog posts that will convince you that this time of year is great for families.

People always seem to have a preference as to which season is their favourite.  Generally, our friends and family favour the summer sun to drizzly autumn.  I actually like all the seasons almost equally and enjoy them all as they come around each year.

Spring is wonderful.  We really enjoy the ever-increasing lighter evenings.  The motivation to get the house and the garden tidied is more prevalent here too.  Summer is fab because we get to soak in that lovely sunshine as well as to enjoy those longer days.  Winter has the promise of Christmas.  It is a time of meeting up with family and friends.  Although, I am not so keen on the ice.

Autumn is one of my favourite times of the year though.  We start a new school year and get back into a routine after the summer holidays.  I absolutely love enjoying that first homemade hot chocolate of the season.  The weather is cooler but warm enough still to enjoy a walk in the fresh air.   Usually in wellies to splash in the puddles.  We get to see the leaves falling from the trees and walk through them, kicking them as we go.  The nights draw in, meaning we get to snuggle up in the warmth of the living room and watch good TV shows and films.  Autumn is a great time of year. Continue reading 7 Incredible Autumn Blog Posts to Inspire You

Photography: Playing Football in the Park

Photography: Playing Football in the Park
Photography: Playing Football in the Park

We have been having a great time playing football in the park.  It has been a lovely sunny day, even though it has been quite chilly.

Going to the park seems to be something that we are doing less and less as S and H get older.  We used to go at least once a week but now it is more like once a month.  Commitments, such as school, dancing lessons, Continue reading Photography: Playing Football in the Park

Making the Most of the Festive Sales

Once again, December is creeping round the corner and it’s almost the most wonderful time of the year – Christmas! If you’re planning out your gifts, dinner and decorations and wondering if your budget can stretch then making the most of the festive sales can really help your money go further. Logbook loan provider Auto Advance have some tips that will allow you to take the stress out of buying presents.

Making the Most of the Festive Sales: Black Friday, Boxing Day sales and the January Sales. Are you making the most of the festive sales. Here are some tips to help you to take the stress out of the festive sales. #sponsored #ad

Beating the Black Friday rush

This big shopping day has really grown in popularity in the UK in the past few years. Made famous in America, Black Friday marks the busiest shopping day of the year with huge sales and plenty of bargains. Shops, supermarkets and online sites all partake in slashing prices to help shoppers snap up some christmas bargains.

We’ve all seen the mad rush and stampedes associated with this major shopping event on the news but you don’t need to get caught up in the crowds the get yourself some savings. Online retailers like Amazon and eBay also participate in Black Friday with some fantastic deals to be had. Continue reading Making the Most of the Festive Sales