Life At Home

For a great life at home, find home improvement and gardening tips, recipes and home education advice for anyone wanting to homeschool their children.

Ensuite Bathroom

Your Guide to Adding an Ensuite Bathroom

There are many reasons one might want to put an ensuite bathroom into the home. They are great for expanding families, as they give a master bedroom a dedicated bathroom and take the pressure away from the larger, central family bathroom. They are also good for adding value to a home if you are looking […] Read more…

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Creamy Vanilla Milkshake

Creamy Vanilla Milkshake

Delicious creamy vanilla milkshake with a cherry on the top that’s quick to make. Preparation time: 5 minutesCooking time: 2-3 minutesServes: 2 Ingredients: 1/3 of a cup of rainbow sprinkles¼ cup of mini-chocolate chips*3 cups of vanilla ice cream1 teaspoon of real vanilla extract1/3 cups of whole milk** For Garnish: Whipped creamRainbow sprinklesMaraschino cherries *You […] Read more…

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Garage Conversion: is it Worth the Investment?

Garage Conversion: is it Worth the Investment?

The average cost of converting a garage ranges in between £4000 to £17000 based on the area of conversion and the type of room according to your requirements. If you want to include a bathroom in your garage conversion then it might cost more for plumbing and providing a sufficient water supply. Different conversions have […] Read more…

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Sweet Savoury and Spiced Pecan Nuts

Sweet, Savoury and Spicy Pecan Nut Recipe

This sweet, savoury and spicy pecan nut recipe is perfect to make around Christmas time for a tasty festive snack all the family can to tuck into. This recipe is not only tasty but healthy, as pecan nuts are packed full of vitamins and minerals, helping to boost the immune system. Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking […] Read more…

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How to Deregister Your Child from School

How to Deregister Your Child from School

The following advice will show you how to deregister your child from school if you live in England and want to home educate. It’s is a really simple process and can be done by email. I’d recommend sending a copy by post as well and insist on a receipt as confirmation that your child has […] Read more…

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Follow these tips to help you create a successful homeschooling program for your children.

Tips For Successful Homeschooling

Your children’s education is incredibly important, and there are many things to think about when making a decision to homeschool your kids. You want to give your kids the best start in life that you can and homeschooling includes so many things in addition to academics, such as physical skills, social skills, trips, sports, music, […] Read more…

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Home Education Facebook Support Groups

Home Education Facebook Support Groups

If you’re wanting to homeschool there are some great home education Facebook support groups that can help you find resources for educating your children while providing moral support. Some groups have been set up during the COVID19 Pandemic for parents who wish to remove their children from school to avoid fines and those who are […] Read more…

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To Home Educate or Not?

To Home Educate or Not?

Many parents are considering home education or have already deregistered their children due to fears of safety returning back to school this September. I’m one of those parents who is on the fence, do I risk sending my child back, do I keep her off school and face a fine or do I deregister? Information […] Read more…

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