Be the Helper

There’s a saying that does the rounds whenever there’s some sort of disaster – be it terrorism, natural disaster or accident. “Look for the helpers.”  I was thinking about this today when it occurred to me to wonder who the helpers are? Sometimes, the helper is a professional. It’s the… View Post

Fresher Living Food Wastage Challenge

So, here’s a scary fact: in the UK each week, we waste more than 100,000 tons of food each week. That’s even more horrifying when you think about the fact that 7 million families in the UK today are struggling to put food on the table. Research suggests that most of… View Post

What Happened When we got a GoHenry Visa Card for Kids

There’s a funny thing about having an only child – it’s ridiculously easy to spoil them. When you’ve only got one child asking for this book, or that app, or this sweater – well mostly, you end up saying yes. I’m conscious this approach isn’t teaching Flea anything about the value of… View Post

Essentials for a Family Road Trip

  With just eight weeks to go until the end of the school year, we’re officially on countdown to our annual summer road trip. This year should be exciting. We’re flying to Los Angeles and driving down the coast to San Diego. Then we’ll turn inland to see Palm Springs and the… View Post