Health

Phytonutrients: Your Secret Weapon For Health And Vitality

Imagine if you could wake up and have as much energy as a morning deer, bounding joyfully beside a mountain stream. Sounds impossible, right? Well, not so fast. All you have to do is think about what that dear is eating.  Is it sitting down to a massive plate of bacon, sausages and fried bread …

Food

4 Simple Ways To Add More Beans and Pulses To Your Diet

Beans and pulses are some of the healthiest cooking ingredients out there, but they are often overlooked. They’re packed full of nutrients and they’re a great source of protein, not to mention they’re delicious. If you want to eat a healthy, balanced diet you should always include more beans and pulses. They’re a good option …

Learning

Preparing Your Child For The Best School Year Ever

After long and repeated lockdowns, it’s fair to say that children are craving a year of “normal schooling” as much as we do. Finger crossed, the next school year, starting in September, will be finally the opportunity for kids to head back to a comforting routine.  Yet, as much as everybody is hoping for a …

Frugal Family

Why Electric Heating is Becoming So Popular?

Gas is the age-old standard method for heating our homes and remains the most popular in the UK today. However, recently we’ve seen many people ditching the old for the new. The evolution of electric heating into an energy-efficient replacement to gas is interesting. More people are choosing electric radiators today and saying goodbye to …

Games

Why You Should Let Your Kids Game (sometimes)

Obviously, kids need fresh air and the chance to run around more than anything else, but video games are often unfairly demonised amongst parents, which is such a shame because they have so many potential benefits for your kids when played in moderation. Not convinced? Check out these very real benefits of gaming for children: …

Pets

Traveling With Your Pet: The Ultimate Pet Travel Safety Guide

There are numerous things to worry about when planning to travel, and if you add a pet to the equation, it becomes even more overwhelming. You also don’t necessarily have to leave your pet, whether you are traveling for preference or moving to a new place. Below are some tips to help your keep your …