Halloween party ideas

Have a fang-tastic Samhain celebration with these simple Halloween party ideas.
October 22nd, 2018|Family|

Banish post-holiday blues by bringing your vacation home

Post-holiday blues may be setting in - but why not bring home some of the joys of your annual holiday?

How to keep your carpets clean (with kids)

How can you keep your carpets clean when kids are charging around with snacks, drinks and muddy knees?
August 28th, 2018|Cleaning Tips, Family|

Rainy day activities for British summer time

The British summer is wonderfully unpredictable. So how can you keep kids entertained when the weather outside is frightful?
June 19th, 2018|Family|

Autumn leaves: Top Tips to enjoy them

We look at different ways to enjoy the rich colours of autumn leaves.
October 27th, 2017|Family, In the Garden|

Homemade beauty masks

Have you ever wondered how convenient and satisfying it would be to create your own homemade beauty mask? There are so many different beauty masks that can be created from everyday food in your kitchen that it seems crazy not to give it a go. Not only is it likely to be fresher, but also […]

October 25th, 2017|Family, In the Home|

How to throw a simple Halloween party

It’s that time of year when all the talk is about Halloween and Halloween parties so why not give it a go yourself organise an impromptu party for friends and family? Do remember that friends are generally very happy to be invited to a party and will often ask if they can bring something with them… […]

October 20th, 2017|Family, In the Home|

Pumpkin carving tips with children

Halloween and ‘trick and treating’ is growing in popularity in the UK and although we don’t all go to town with decorating the exterior of our homes, we do like to partake in a little celebratory frivolity. Children love to be involved in decorating for an occasion, so what better way to have some much-needed […]

October 18th, 2017|Family, In the Home|

Draught proofing your home

With traditional autumnal weather in full swing, it’s a good idea to start thinking about draft proofing your home and making sure that you don’t let the warmth out and the cold in. Draught proofing (or draught exclusion) is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to cut energy costs in the home, whether you […]

October 13th, 2017|Family, In the Home|

School guide to stain removal

Now that the children are well into the Autumn term, you have doubtless witnessed a variety of shirts and clothing making their way home with an array of stains on them. MOLLY MAID, the professional domestic cleaning company, recommend the following tricks to combat common stains endured from a day at school from biro, ink […]

October 11th, 2017|Cleaning Tips, Family, In the Home|