The festive season is well underway - why not try out some of these fun family activities to get into the Christmas spirit?
As the start of September rolls around, the new school year is upon us. While some of us may be craving the routine and order the school day brings, for many it’s an exhausting few weeks as we adjust to the early starts and long days. For many though, the start of the new term is an opportunity to get organised and implement new routines to make the relentless life admin (cooking, cleaning, ironing, morning routines, homework!) more efficient and to make more time for fun and relaxation. Read on... Read More
Camping trips as a family are always wonderful, memory-making holidays. What child doesn’t love exploring in nature all day, sitting around a fire and sleeping all bundled up with their siblings and parents? It’s an adventure that is sure to stick in their memory banks for years to come. If you’ve never done it before, camping with children can sound like a pretty big undertaking, and one that could potentially be more hassle than it’s worth. However, once you have everything you need, it can be an inexpensive way to... Read More
Fragrances add personality and ambience to the home. Diffusers, candles, room sprays, wax melts and fragrance gels; there are numerous ways to bring fragrance into the home. Certain scents can trigger a mood, create a sense of calm and add energy into the atmosphere, so choosing scents that you like is important. It’s highly personal too. You may find yourself feeling uplifted by certain scents, and sleepy from others. Using Fragrances In The Home There are many different methods to use fragrance in the home. We’ve summarised the advantages and... Read More
8 Summer Holiday Essentials With the summer holidays just a few short weeks away, many of us will be jetting off for some much needed sun, and the rest of us will be keeping our fingers crossed for some decent weather to enjoy here in the UK. Remembering to pack everything for a family getaway is no mean feat, so read on for our list of 8 Summer Holiday Essentials. Reliable Luggage A sturdy and reliable suitcase is the number one essential for a family getaway. The last thing you... Read More
Father’s Day is just around the corner, and here at TJ Hughes we have plenty of affordable gifts for the dad’s in your life. It’s the one day of the year where we get to shine a spotlight on them, and show them how much we appreciate everything they do. What do you get the man that has everything, and without spending a fortune? We’ve pulled together ten ideas from our Father’s Day Gift Shop. Aftershave is always appreciated, and TJ Hughes have a wide collection of designer men’s fragrances,... Read More
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you will have heard of Mrs Hinch, the cleaning fanatic from Essex, turned Instagram mega-influencer. Since launching her account just twelve months ago, she’s garnered a loyal fanbase of over 2.4 million followers, all eager to pull on their marigold’s. She’s even landed herself a bookdeal, “Hinch yourself Happy. All the best cleaning tips to shine your sink and soothe your soul.” Spend five minutes scrolling through her Instagram Highlights, and you’ll see why this girl next door appeals to so many.... Read More