Home Improvements – Working on Our Forever Home


Lifestyle

*This is a collaborative post.  If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ll know that we’ve working on turning our house into our forever home. We weren’t always sure we were going to stay here, but after searching the market for new properties we realised how much we love our little palace. After […]

October 20, 2018

5 Ways to Be More Frugal with Your Money


Lifestyle

*This is a collaborative post. Being frugal is a great way to reduce the amount of stress you feel when it comes to handling your money. Let’s face it, hefty bills and a less than perfect bank account balance can be enough to keep even the most laid-back families up at night. Not to mention, […]

August 1, 2018

Does Staying at Home with the Kids Mean I Lack Ambition?


Lifestyle

My husband and I had a conversation recently, mainly about the family life of professionals. He told me that one of his colleagues had informed him that he does so well at work, because his wife ‘lacks ambition‘. What he meant was, his wife had given up her professional role to stay at home with […]

July 16, 2018

Four Easy ways to Make Money from Home


Work

Ever since I gave up my first business back in 2015, I’ve made it my mission to find legitimate ways of making money from home. For a little while I was a stay at home mum, but like many others before me I needed something else in my life. I needed to feel the purpose […]

January 8, 2018

#MumisBest Guest Post – Lisa from What 2 Buy for Kids


Work

Welcome to another instalment of my new guest series #MumisBest!  #MumisBest is all about the ever-growing SAHM/working mum debate.  I really want this series to highlight that there’s no right or wrong way, but whatever works for you and you family.  If you’d like to take part do get in touch, I’d love to hear from […]

December 11, 2017

Vremi Baking Cups – Review & Giveaway


Food

We’ve had a lot of fun this week at The Tale of Mummyhood HQ, as we’ve had our baking hats on. We were lucky enough to be sent a selection of Vremi Silicone Baking Cups and the girls couldn’t wait to get messy! I’m the first to admit that baking isn’t my strong point, but with […]

November 18, 2017

Home Improvements – Creating the Ideal Office and Home


Home

Ever since we moved into our house over five years ago, we’ve struggled to decide whether or not it would be our forever home. In that time, we’ve gotten married, had 2 children and recently we finally decided that this place is where we’re meant to be. So over the past few months we’ve taken […]

November 12, 2017

Easy Staircase Makeovers for the Family Home


Home

Usually, when it comes to decorating the family home, the stairs are not our first priority. After all, how often do we notice them – we go up, we come down, we repeat. It’s sometimes thought that decorating your stairs can be expensive, but actually, providing they are structurally sound, it doesn’t have to cost […]

October 11, 2017

Vremi Whistling Tea Kettle – Review & Giveaway


Home

Like many bloggers before me, tea is my fuel of choice. It’s my go to drink throughout the day, keeping me on the ball and working hard. Since our kettle died a steam fuelled death a few months ago, I’ve been making said tea using a very boring and colourless kettle. So when I was […]

September 26, 2017

Bored Of Your Home? Give It Some Class!


Home

It’s surprisingly common for many people to become bored of their home after a while. That should hardly come as a surprise. After all, spending every single day in the same place is guaranteed to drain it of some of its charm and excitement. Of course, this raises a tough question for many people. After […]

September 8, 2017