As many of you will know, I start my midwifery degree this September. I have about 8 weeks until my start date, and I intend to make the most of those 8 weeks, because once I start the 3 year course, time is going to be tight! Summer days. The…

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I have to admit, I used to think that conservatories were for the older generation – that is until we moved into a house which had a conservatory, and I discovered just how versatile they can be. It’s a great extra room in your house, and can be used for…

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When school gets out for the summer, kids are ready for a break. One of the most anticipated times of the year; the summer holidays can be a cause of anxiety for some parents who don’t have the whole time off work. It can mean leaving them with a relative…

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With the exception of today (I am currently listening to the wind and rain lash against the window), the weather has been pretty agreeable this year. It’s certainly motivated me to start thinking about my summer wardrobe, which is in desperate need of an overhaul. There are so many things…

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Family holidays should be a break away from your hectic daily life and a time for relaxation, leisure and fun. You shouldn’t have to compromise anything you do on holiday because you are travelling with children. Most parents simply want to survive the family holiday; here are some tips to help you actually…

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