Author: Cheshire Claire

Top Tips for Busy Mums

Although parenthood is rewarding, it can get busy at times. Very busy. For most of us, being a mum is never dull. And often, that’s what makes it so great. So, how can we keep on top of tasks and take care of our kids? It may be easier to achieve than you imagine. Let’s explore how with these three tips… Home Services Regular checks are important – whether it’s for our car, boiler or electrics. But some require us to leave the house. Those of us with kids, however, will know that this isn’t always easy to do....

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Creating The Perfect Guest Room

The guest room in your home may often become tired and forgotten about if you haven’t entertained friends or family in a while. Why not spruce it up this year with a few of these top tips! Keep the décor simple, tasteful and timeless If you have decorated your guest room in an out there theme, in your own personal taste of fabrics, colours and kick knacks that only inevitably gather dust, then maybe now is the time to revisit and redecorate! Creating a calming and neutral space will allow your guests to sleep easier and feel a little...

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When is it Time to Upgrade Your Car?

A family car quickly sees its fair share of wear and tear in everyday life: the school run, supermarket trips, and driving up and down the country for various holidays. Each car develops its own character over time and you’ll come to love its charm. You’re willing to put up with all of the mechanic maintenance to keep it, because after all it’s your car. But when is the right time for you to trade in your beloved reliable for a newer model? Maintenance Costs A good question to bear in mind when it comes to whether or not...

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Mother’s Day in London – What to Do?

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and you’re probably wondering what to do. Well, why not take your mum for a magical trip to swinging London Town? A city filled with so many things to do, this is ideal place for a day or weekend trip to show your mum you care. Why not book yourself some advanced tickets, which will often make them cheaper, meaning you’ll have more to spend when you’re there. Below, we’ve highlighted some fun things to do. Out for Food It may sound obvious, but taking your mum out for a fabulous dinner...

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How To Keep Warm in Winter

Cold weather can affect your health, mood and finances. When the weather gets cold, stay healthy, happy and save money by following these tips. Steady temperatures Keep a house at the optimal temperature. The area where most time is spent during the day should be around 21°C (70°F). The rest of a home should be kept at least at 18°C. Layer up Dress in layers. Several thin layers work better than one thick layer of clothing. Layers work best because air gets trapped in between each item of clothing, which insulates you. Clothes made from wool or fleecy materials...

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