How black tourmaline can help protect you from negative energies.

Black tourmaline (also known as a Schorl Tourmaline), is a protective crystal. I have one at my front door and one at the back to dispel any negative energies which may want to enter. It can also protect against a psychic attack from one person to another. Some people unfortunately do give off negative energies that we can easily absorb if we are not careful. Schorl Tourmaline Black Tourmaline can cleanse, purify, and transform heavy energy into a lighter energy. There are some health benefits to using this crystal. Helps detoxificationReduces water retention.Improves circulation.Supports the liver and kidneys.Promotes a healthy…

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So, I was going to leave social media.

Yes you read the title correctly, I was at one point recently, going to leave social media and stop blogging. I had pictures of myself and my kids on my blog and IG, I thought nothing of snapping photos and posting them. Then at work we had safe guarding training. Things changed. It opened my eyes to the big wide world of social media. The world that I don’t want to willingly have my kids right in the middle of.  There are as we all know, some really vile people out there. People who will happily take children’s photos off…

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13 simple yet effective self care tips

Do you know self care can be simple and not expensive. Do you know that self care doesn’t have to take hours if you don’t have the time. Self care has to work around and with you. Yes you. It can take 5 minutes or 5 hours – it depends on what you can do. I personally love the idea of a spa or a nice long soak in the bathtub filled with bubbles and relaxation music but being realistic – it’s just not possible for me with my lifestyle. I am more regular 5-10 minutes a few times a…

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Our 24 hours at Alton Towers and Splash Landings hotel

We made it to Alton Towers this summer. It’s been on our to-do list for a few years now but it’s quite far, it’s a good 2 1/2 hour drive from us so we decided to stop over on the way back from visiting my family in Manchester. We booked to stay at the Alton Towers Splash Landings hotel a few months back but didn’t tell the kids until the day. We planned to explore the hotel while we were there but by the time we left the theme park at 6.15pm, found the Crooked Spoon for a dinner reservation…

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Our DisneyLand Paris holiday and my top 10 tips.

This summer holiday we finally made it to DisneyLand Paris! I honestly don’t know who was more excited, us or the kids haha. We decided to take the plane instead of the euro tunnel, we live near Heathrow and well we wanted to treat ourselves a bit more by flying. It is a holiday after all 🙂 We had a pub breakfast and with no fuss we boarded the plane and arrived at our hotel a few hours later. We had an hours taxi drive from the airport to the DisneyLand hotel. We stayed at Sequoia lodge. We could not…

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