Checking the History When Buying a Used Car

There are many moments in life when you need to change your car. One of the biggest reasons for changing a car is when you decide to have a family. Unfortunately, that trendy, sporty motor is no longer fit for purpose, and you now find that you’ll need a more practical car so that you can fit a child car seat in easily. Of course, in addition to this you’ll also want a good boot size for everything you need to take everywhere you go with a young family. So, when you start your journey of looking for a used… [Read More]

Ways To Improve The Heating Efficiency In Your Home

Image Source: Pixabay Older homes can often feel cold during the winter months, even when you have the heating cranked up. If you are sick of sitting in your house and having to have a blanket to stay warm, you may wish to consider improving the energy efficiency in your home. Articles you can find online will give you a lot of information on the areas of your home which can leak heat. Below, you will also find information on the many things that you can do to try and keep your home nice and warm during the winter months. … [Read More]

That Friday Linky

It’s Friday again, which means it’s That Friday Linky time again! Please have a quick read of the info below and join in! As always we ask that you link up your favourite post of the week. Please don’t link up your entire blog, just one specific post that you’d like to share with us all. Linky’s are a great way to find new blogs to read, discover new content and they’re also a great way to raise your blogs profile. Myself and my wife, Emily, who blogs at Twin Mummy and Daddy are your hosts. If you’d like us to retweet… [Read More]

Two Stories One Ending

It has never ceased to amaze me how people end up with a partner for life, is it an accident or coincidence, or is it simply meant to be? Is the pairing of two people decided long before we actually meet that person, the one that we will share our lives with? How is it that all of sudden there is an attraction so strong that we quite simply are unable to resist? Our powers to stop what will happen next are taken away and we are drawn like bees to honey. Why is that? Surely this is not a… [Read More]

Traveling For Life: How To Make A Success On The Road

Living our lives in the same four walls every single day can be a tough thing for us to do. We often follow the same routine every single day and things can become very stale very quickly if we don’t bring some fun into our lives. This is why it is ideal for us to take the time out now and again to get away from home and travel somewhere new. A few days, a week or a few weeks can be just what we need to refresh our senses and make us feel whole again. Image But what if… [Read More]

The Perks Of Being An Engineer

When we come to choose a career path to follow for a portion of our lives there is often a lot to choice. When we are working with a sea of options it can sometimes be hard to think about what it is that we want to do for the rest of our lives. Today we are looking at science, and in particular engineering, and why you should consider going into this career path this year. Image Bragging rights The first and the most obvious thing which you can get from working in any scientific field is the wow factor… [Read More]

Parenting Teenagers It’s Tough At Times

I have been blessed to have five children and there is no doubt about it, I feel privileged that in my lifetime I have become a dad five times. However, getting it right as a dad is incredibly difficult. I think I have bitten my tongue more times than I care to mention and I probably only have half a tongue left nowadays. The big all encompassing question I ask myself is, would I change the way I have raised my daughters and my one son? The most likely answer is no, although in hindsight I may have tweaked it… [Read More]

Keeping Your Home Cosy And Warm During

It seems that our winters are getting colder year on year and it really is not unusual for temperatures to drop well below freezing on a regular basis. It also pretty common now to have snow right across the country every year. When I get home from work all I want is to walk into a nice warm and cosy home. When you shut the front door, you want to shut out the cold winter months and curl up on the sofa in a lovely warm home. So, the last thing you want is for your home to not be… [Read More]