How to create a backup plan that works - tips and ideas. If you woke up ill one day, would you be able to sort the kids / your home / your work / yourself? This backup plan will help you do just that - so let's get started and make EVERY part of your life that bit easier - even if you did … [Read more...] about WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF YOU FELL ILL? – WHY HAVING A BACKUP PLAN IS CRUCIAL
This post has been a long time coming, as it's something very close to my heart - for security reasons (and I'm all for protecting yourself, your family, and your home as much as possible).Basically - they are my favourite 3 really easy but very clever ways to make your home more secure even … [Read more...] about 3 CLEVER WAYS TO CREATE THE ILLUSION YOU’RE AT HOME – EVEN WHEN YOU’RE NOT!
Picture the scene. You come home from holiday only to find you have been broken into. The stress levels are high, the emotions are everywhere - and the police/insurance are asking you exactly what has gone. Most people will be able to think of the majority of their items, but some may be … [Read more...] about HOME INVENTORY – WHAT, HOW AND WHY?
The only thing that's worse than a disaster happening in your home is to not be prepared for it - whether it be a small accident or a larger issue, it always pays to be ready...© Francesco Alessi | Dreamstime.com I really hope that you never have any type of home disaster of your own to … [Read more...] about 9 WAYS TO PREPARE FOR UNEXPECTED HOME DISASTERS
This post is one I wanted to share with you as a great little infographic was sent to me recently all about Home Security. This is something that is definitely on the less glamorous side of homemaking, and unfortunately it's usually not until the worst happens that we make any changes, but it is … [Read more...] about WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HOME SECURITY
Safety in the home is critical - and should always be thought about and planned to help avoid extra stress should the worst happen. As such I wanted to look today at the safety items every home should have, and a little information around each of them. Hopefully as you are reading you can mentally … [Read more...] about The top 7 essential safety items every home should have
I never like to think of the worst happening, as I'm sure we all don't - but the fact is that sometimes it does, and we should always be prepared for it. I wanted to share an emergency card idea (and enhance it more) that I found recently, all about how to get help to others that rely on you should … [Read more...] about Do you have dependants? Put this in your purse / wallet just in case…
I have been thinking for a while now about starting a series of posts about how to be prepared for different situations that unfortunately can crop up from time to time. After all - things happen, and they can be frustrating/stressful and horrible when they do - so why not try and alleviate some of … [Read more...] about 5 stress busting tips to help be prepared for a stolen/lost purse