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  • 7 Aug 2015

    Creative with courgettes

    Courgettes are at their best right now, and these recipes offer some interesting and delicious new ways to make use of them in the kitchen from the fabulous teatime treat - courgette bread to a summer barbeque favourite. […] more

  • 11 Jul 2015

    Keep up to date

    Every month we send out a free newsletter crammed with loads of great content that we couldn't squeeze into the magazine. Want to have a read? Our next edition is crammed with goodies on saving money at home and how to make your own beauty treats (easily and using stuff you already have in your kitchen!). Plus read about how to find time out for yourself and plenty more inspiration. It's free and you can get it here... […] more

  • 26 May 2015

    Make your own Calendula healing salve

    Known as Herb of the Sun, the vibrant orange and yellow flowers of Calendula are said to lift the spirits and encourage cheerfulness. This colourful flowering plant is best known for its skin healing properties. It can be used to treat wounds, burns, insect bites, eczema, skin ulcers and rashes. An infusion of the petals can be used for treatment of flu and fevers as it helps to induce perspiration. And for ear infections, a drop of calendula oil on a cotton ball can be effective. The soothing properties of calendula in treating sore nipples and nappy rash is useful knowledge. […] more

  • 25 May 2015

    Make Your Own Finger Paint

    With a few basic kitchen ingredients you can make great finger paints for your children that don't contain any dubious substances. Then, with a little foraging and creativity, you can colour them with wild flowers and leaves to create a truly natural painting experience. […] more

  • 8 May 2015

    New magazine out today!

    The theme for our latest edition is happiness. Find out how to take steps towards a happier family every week. Find out the five best ways to create a happier home and how to be happy and live more simply. One mother learns how to feed her brood on just £100 a month and we meet the family who live in a tiny home (and best of all, they share their decluttering tips!). Of course, it’s all about summer too - find our favourite festivals and win a summer’s worth of tickets to the very best. Discover the best slings for summer, celebrate the solstice and discover hidden Italy with your kids. […] more

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