We all want to do our part for the environment, so we meticulously recycle our waste, we cut down on our use of plastic bags, and we start employing eco-friendly measures around our homes. Some other benefits of going green are the effects it has on your bills; you could save a lot of money by making a few upgrades to your home. Even if it may cost a lot upfront, the savings you make in the long run will be worth the expense.
When you become a parent, you are acutely aware of the dangers in the home. Your once beautiful glass coffee table now looks like a sharp-edged baby-hurting tool. Your antique oak unit with all your ornaments is like something out of the Saw movies – dangerous for children! It’s like you can zone in on anything that could potentially hurt your child and your brain is immediately thinking of all the ways you can make each room in the house safe. Given that the living room, nursery, and kitchen are the three main places you and your children will be in the house, they’re naturally the first places you make as child-friendly as possible. The bathroom is usually the last room in the house that gets upgraded, mainly because it’s the place you wash and use the toilet, so you don’t exactly hang out in there all that often. Read More
It’s always a scary time when your child is starting school. After all, they are not used to spending all day away from you. And it can be overwhelming for them being surrounded by other kids and learning all day! However, it doesn’t have to be a stressful experience for your child if you prepare in advance. In fact, it can be a rewarding time for your youngster. Therefore, here are some ways you can prepare your little one for school.
Laying star shape on the bed- hot, bothered and unable to sleep. We’ve all been in this position at one time or another during a heat wave! Since the body has to drop in temperature to initiate sleep, when our surroundings are too warm it can hugely impact our ability to drift off, plus it’s uncomfortable too. With summer on the way, here are some things to bear in mind for those warm nights. Read More