• Parenting

    Helping Your Child Settle Into a New School

    A new school can feel like a daunting prospect for children, but it should also be really exciting for them too. A whole new environment, with new friends to make and new ways to enjoy their favourite subjects, with new subjects to pick up as well. For some kids can be a lot to come to terms with, which isn’t a bad thing, but it can be helpful to prop up their confidence. Here are some ways you can help. Give your child something comforting to turn to If there are particular worries your child has, then give them something that reminds them of you. This could be a small…

  • The Instagram Algorithm Doesn't Hate You
    Blog Tips

    The Instagram Algorithm Doesn’t Hate You!

    Ah ha! Definitive proof that the Instagram algorithm doesn’t hate you came this week from the man himself, Adam Mosseri, who has assured us there are no shadowbans and there’s not a one size fits all ‘algorithm’.   If you’ve not caught it yet, you can check out the algorithm unravelling here. For me, the really important thing to take away and to understand is that the whole point of ‘the algorithm’ is that it learns about the user and how they interact with content in order to serve them – hopefully – more of the content they want to see (or, in my case, they can’t help but click, which…

  • Pension Bee Review + £100 Refer-A-Friend Promo Code
    Money

    Pension Bee Review + £100 Refer-A-Friend Promo Code

    Hello friends! Today I want to have a chat about pensions and more specifically starting a Pension Bee pension, especially if you are a self employed content creator. I have a pension with Pension Bee and I honestly wish I had started both of them years ago, because now I am having to play a game of catch up. That’s the thing about pensions, the sooner you start, the less you have to pay in! No joke! So, today we are going to do a Pension Bee Review and I’m sharing my refer-a-friend code so that if you DO decide to start a pension, you can get a £100 (usually £50!) bonus…

  • Love2Laundry
    Lifestyle

    Love2Laundry: The Dry Cleaning Service For Working Professionals

    Love2Laundry is an on-demand laundry and dry cleaning service that aims to help busy working professionals tackle the cost of living crisis engulfing the UK.  Founded in 2014, the company was designed to tackle the laundry needs of busy households up and down the country, and has fast grown to become one of the UK’s go-to options for outsourcing laundry and dry cleaning needs.  Differing from its rivals by offering round the clock service, in-house collection, and a no-strings attached membership service that provides a discount, Love2Laundry is increasing its focus on working professionals who might be too busy or stressed to focus on important practicalities like laundry.  Founder and…

  • Parenting

    Top Tips For Choosing A School For Your Child

    As the current school year comes to a close, students and parents find themselves excited for the summer holiday ahead. However, for some children, there are other changes lurking, with students changing schools or transferring to start a new academic journey. Whether it is your first time choosing a new school for your child or are simply just approaching the next steps to take in their education, it can definitely be a stressful decision to make. But don’t fret, below are some top tips from this private school in Herts, when it comes to selecting the best school possible for your child.  Consider your child’s needs and learning style Every…

  • Parenting

    How To Raise An Optimistic Child

    In a world that is filled with so many challenges and uncertainties, raising a child that is optimistic is a gift. It has become very common amongst the younger generation to notice failure before even beginning a challenge. Unfortunately, this is also to do with the immense academic and social pressure they face on a daily basis. With social media and school really pushing them to their limits, it almost seems understandable why children get tired and seem pessimistic in times that it is unneeded. However, with that said, it doesn’t make it an excuse for children to not work hard towards being optimistic. Optimism is a mindset that can…

  • Parenting

    How to Help Your Child Improve Their Handwriting

    Handwriting is an essential skill that not only aids in academic success but also plays a significant role in personal and professional life. Through handwriting, children are able to express themselves and communicate with those around them. Whether your child is homeschooled or goes to a regular school, it is important that they improve their penmanship and work on problem areas when it comes to their handwriting. As a parent, you can support your child in improving this through effective strategies and a number of different exercises. Below is an article advised by this nursery in Streatham Hill, on how to help your child improve their handwriting. Encourage proper grip…

  • Bag A Bargain Degree: How To Dodge The £9k + Yearly Price Tag
    Money

    Bag A Bargain Degree: How To Dodge The £9k + Yearly Price Tag

    A university degree is still considered a golden ticket to a successful career. But with the average annual tuition fees in the UK costing a whopping £9,250 a year, many hopeful students are left scratching their heads, wondering how on earth they can afford it, especially during the current cost of living crisis.  Fret not, future academics! We’ve got your back with six ingenious ways to help you bag a bargain degree. Ready, set, save! World Wide Web to the rescue Ah, the internet – what would we do without it? As it turns out, you can get more than just hilarious cat videos and conspiracy theories from the digital…

  • Lifestyle

    How To Keep Your Loft Conversion Cool This Summer

    I have dreamed of a loft conversion for a long time, so now that I get to experience one, I am more than excited – except that I am worried about how the space will heat up in the Summer. I’ve spent time looking into ways to keep my loft conversion cool so that I can enjoy the space to the fullest all year round and thought I would share that advice with anybody else who is worried. Here’s how to keep your loft conversion cool this Summer. Decorate with light furnishings Dark furnishings might look classy and sleek, but when it comes to the Summer, they are a nightmare…

  • Europe On a Budget: 3 Beautiful Low-Cost Cities
    Travel

    Europe On A Budget: 3 Beautiful Low-Cost Cities

    Europe is undoubtedly one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. Its rich history, diverse cultures, stunning landscapes, and mouth-watering cuisines have attracted millions of tourists from around the globe. However, many travellers often shy away from visiting Europe because of its reputation for being expensive. While it is true that some of the most famous European cities like Paris, London, and Rome can put a dent in your wallet, there are plenty of beautiful cities in Europe that offer a great experience without breaking the bank.  In this article, we will highlight three such European cities that are not only budget-friendly but also offer plenty of attractions…