If you have a family then you will know that getting a car that suits you, and works for everyone, is something that makes day to life much easier. The right car is, of course, different for everyone, but there are a few common things that everyone who wants a family car needs to think about. It is great to consider what you need your car for, how big your family is, and any other functions or activities that you might need your car for. A car that works for you makes day to day life much easier makes all the difference, so thinking about your next car is essential for any family. Read on to find out some things you need to think about, and things that you need to consider when making the big decision of which car you should buy for you and your family.Read More
Every time we seem to get a moment's rest, a moment where we don't have to be somewhere it seems to pour with rain. Sunday was the first time this year where we had no plans and it wasn't raining...yes it was cold but it allowed us to get outside and enjoy the fresh air.Read More
From eccentric socks to dressing against our gendered expectations, many people push the limits of social norms when it comes to fashion. Research has shown that non-conformists can be viewed as being of a higher status and more competent than those who follow the rules of fashion. We take a look at what different clothing says about the wearer…Read More
Our little Princess has just turned 7...those last 7 years seem to have completely flown past and it doesn't seem that long ago that we were holding her in our arms.
It's true what they say that they don't stay small for very long. We've always alternated parties so one year it's Aly's turn and the next it's Mia's. Last year Aly decided on a bowling party and this year Mia wanted a teddy bear making party.Read More
There is one iconic show that is known the World over and for my wife and I, it spanned our youth and still years after it finished we still watch it.
Even now we still know most of the words, we have our favourite bits and still laugh along to the silly parts.
The show in question is Friends.Read More
I’ve been asked by Compare the Market to write a letter to my daughters to read in the event that I am no longer here. The idea is to give them some advice on my personal experiences and things I've learnt.
For some, it might seem like a strange thing to write but I actually found it enjoyable and fun to write and reflect on some of the things we've got up to so far.Read More
Over the past week, the girls have gone back to school and seem to have settled back in without any problems. I can imagine for some this can be a stressful time of year but as the girls are in Year 5 and Year 2 we've got quite used to this.
The end of the school holidays has meant that we've had to get back into the swing of things, the return of our routines.Read More
For us, family mealtimes play a big part in our life, and of those meals, dinner plays the biggest part. We don’t get to have breakfast together as we’re getting ready for school or work and people are in and out of the bathroom. This means that dinner time is even more important, as it’s a time when we catch up on our day’s.Read More
The average person sleeps 6 - 8 hours per day and it they're granted a lie-in then...well they're just lucky.
The bed is where we spend around a 1/4 of our day so it goes without saying that this space should be relaxing and comfortable.
When you have children and they get ill or scared they go straight to mummy & daddy's bed and even as our girls get older this is still true. A sickness bug...in they come, a thunder storm...in they come and so on and so on.Read More