Our Best Decluttering Tips

The popular concept of living a simplified, decluttered life with much less stuff sounds attractive to most.  We have all considered the benefits of owning fewer possessions: this means there is a lot less to clean, less debt and less stuff to organise or pack if there is a move on the horizon. We are ...
Are You Buying the Correct School Bag for Your Child?

Yes, it’s that time of the year, back to school and the last minute running around getting all your children’s school things ready! Of course, on top of the list is choosing your child’s school bag, but how important is it, to choose the right school bag? As parents, we worry on how much weight ...
Keeping Kids Healthy and Hydrated During School Days

Yes, we all know it. The daily grind begins once again – Wake up, get the kids ready, give them breakfast while making sure they take something healthy and nutritious to eat at school. Packing lunch is no easy task and it takes time and planning. Here are some tips and tricks to encourage your ...
Easy to Bake Muffin Mix – Cooking with Kids!

This is such an easy recipe to make with kids, as simple as a packet mix but without all the added processed ingredients. Plus, you can change them up easily, add additions to create a whole new type of muffin. It only takes 5 minutes to prepare the mixture and only 25 minutes to bake ...
Screen Time – Limits, Boundaries and Safety

In this new era, children are surrounded by technology and have more access to technology than ever before. This is something that should be celebrated and harnessed but it is also something that should be monitored and used in a safe way with clear boundaries. Let’s look at the basics: How often should children spend ...
Kids Love Slime, So Here’s How to Clean It Up

Slime is very popular with kiddies but not as popular with parents, because it tends to leave a mess behind and feels near to impossible to clean up. We have however chatted to cleaning experts to find out exactly how to get slime stains out of anything and everything you own, and it turns out ...
9 Amazing Benefits of a Tidy Home

It’s common knowledge that tidying or decluttering is good for us – but exactly how? Today we look at the benefits of a tidy home, are you ready?      A tidy home, a healthier family. When your home is clutter-free, cleaning is easy. Having a clean home will significantly lower the potential for sickness. Goodbye […]

Let’s talk about Birthday Parties, real unicorns and all!

We’ve all heard about, or been to, an extravagant child’s birthday party here in the UAE. Limousines driving children to a day spa, where they can ride side-saddle on a real unicorn and watch a private circus show, before fairies appear to personally hand each child an iPad as a take-home gift. That may be ...
Looking after Mother’s Day flowers

You received a beautiful flower arrangement for mother’s day – good! This means your husband took onboard the subtle hints from our previous article on the matter. What now? Ideally you’d like to prolong their lifespan and enjoy their beauty for as long as possible. We consulted our resident florist on the matter and picked ...
10 Parenting Tricks That Make Life Easy

Parenting chores can drain your energy completely. Busy moms need every help they can get. We hope to provide some respite with these practical everyday tricks. As a parent, at some point in time you must have wished you were superhuman. Let’s face it, kids are an around-the-clock challenge. You have to constantly be on […]