Day: June 16, 2013

What Makes Your Child Unique? #KINDERMom

KINDER has been a beloved treat in my house for as long as I can remember. My children are always excited to get one of those precious eggs. The milk chocolate outside and white chocolate inside is definitely one of my favourite parts of the KINDER treats, but for the kids it is all about the surprise inside. Being the only girl in a house full of boys, Avery was pretty excited to see the new Kinder® Surprise® Pink. The toys inside are not necessarily just for girls, but she was pretty impressed with the pink package. My five...

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Travel Insurance: Don’t Leave Home Without It

Forget your toothbrush. If there’s one thing you really shouldn’t leave home without when going on holiday, travel insurance is it. Regardless of the type of holiday you’re after, whether it’s a relaxing stay with friends or a week on the beach, it’s always worth having insurance cover to protect you against the unthinkable. Why do you need travel insurance? Mainly because it protects you against financial meltdown. Back home, if you have an accident and need an overnight stay in hospital, or if you fall ill and need medical assistance, it’s generally covered under the NHS. But when you’re abroad, there’s no such safety net and there’s no guarantee that your EHIC card will cover you for everything. Imagine if you go skiing or walking in the mountains, and you fall, break something and need to be air-lifted to a hospital. The cost of the helicopter, medical assistance, hospital space and supplies could mean a hefty bill that runs into tens of thousands. Some hospitals in specific locations might even refuse treatment if you don’t have valid travel insurance. Don’t take the gamble. Get full financial protection by taking out the right level of travel insurance for your trip. You could book single trip insurance if you’re only going away once this year. Or if you’re a frequent traveller, and even if there’s a slim chance that you...

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Happy Father’s Day to all of the Unrealized Dads #OHIP4IVF #ONPOLI

Father’s Day isn’t just for men who are currently raising their children. It is also for Dads who are dreaming of the day they will have children. If you thought that becoming a parent would come naturally but it hasn’t, this day is for you. If you have had countless doctor’s appointments to try and help you and your partner become parents, this day is for you. If you are all too familiar with fertility related medical terms, this day is for you. If you hold your breath while awaiting pregnancy test results each month, this day is for...

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