GreaterSkies Star Map

When You Wish Upon A Star With GreaterSkies

Living in the countryside can, on occasion, feel like living in a planetarium. On a clear night there is nothing ...
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Whose Chair Are You Sitting On?

Have you ever thought about how your office chair might influence your work? Neither had I until we moved our ...
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Getting My Craft On With The Handmade Fair

As many of you will know, I went to The Handmade Fair at the weekend. In one word, it was ...
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Gracefully Grey

I was in my very early twenties when I discovered my first grey hair. I did what many other people ...
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The Handmade Fair – Giveaway

My fingers are flying across the keyboard this evening as I write this very special post to you all. I ...
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Creating A Wildlife Area

I’ve always loved nature so a big draw for me when we came to move house was to have a ...
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100 Truths

I was tagged by the lovely Sophie at Wifemotherlife to complete the 100 truths questionnaire about myself. These types of ...
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WeParent: A Review

Children can be under tremendous pressure in modern life. Gone are the days when young people can scamper around outdoors, ...
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6 Reasons Why You Should Pay Attention To Your Car Tyres

You've probably guessed by now that I have holidays on my mind. Road trips, destinations that are further afield. If ...
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Revitalising your home

We moved house back in 2016. We moved for more outdoor space which was the one (only!) thing that our ...
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Sunshine Blogger Award

Firstly thank you to Debbie at Squidgydoodle for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award. It's delightful to receive recognition ...
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Sorry Isn’t The Hardest Word

Why I always say sorry to my children I am almost certain that all parents will have been here: I’m ...
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5 of the best destinations for a summer holiday with the kids

Source It’s no secret that I absolutely love getting away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Travelling has ...
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Hopping Hare Candles – An Introduction

I met Claire of Hopping Hare Candles at a small business fair in Leamington Spa when I snapped up one of ...
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Tissue Paper Vases

Tissue paper vases - I love these. I seriously love these. I think that they are one of my favourite ...
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Posterlounge World Map


When Posterlounge contacted me offering me a piece of artwork to review in honesty I hesitated. I always want to ...
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Getting Active This Spring

According to a ComRes poll for BUPA back in November 2015, the most common New Year’s resolution is to lose ...
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Millennial Generation Renting

It feels as though change is once more afoot economically. There is so much not just on the horizon but ...
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