Category: Home & garden

How to prepare for a kitchen renovation in ten easy steps

I know this is primarily a parenting blog, and I would write a post about the kids but I have to be honest, my mind is elsewhere at the moment. All I’m thinking about is sinks and extractor fans and the merits of induction hobs over ceramic.  It’s new kitchen …

How to survive weeks without a kitchen as a family

OK the title may appear a tad dramatic perhaps, but the time has finally come. I’ve banged on and on about this frigging kitchen and we’ve just given the go ahead for it to happen in 4-6 weeks. FOUR TO SIX WEEKS! Or more like three to five weeks now. …

Keeping your home warm: Tips for cold snap survival

Well I think we can safely say that the cold snap is here. It’s blooming Baltic out there and I don’t like it one bit (even less than the heatwave)! It’s cold enough that we’d had to leave the heating on all day, and even then it’s getting a bit …

Ten reasons to get a robot vacuum cleaner: Eufy Robovac 30C review

Disclaimer: We were sent this Eufy Robovac 30C robot vacuum cleaner by Anker to review free of charge, but words and pictures are mine. This post contains affiliate links, see more information here.  Scroll down for the Eufy Robovac discount codes. What’s in the box? In the box, you get a …

12 easy ways families can help look after the environment

Wet wipes, every parent’s best friend, are on the way out. Mums and dads everywhere are rushing to find a new cleaning all-rounder now that the humble wet wipe has been revealed as being terrible for the environment. We haven’t quite made the switch yet (we’re definitely working on it, …