Author: Katie

How to wrap your Christmas gifts so that they’re super special

Wrapping gifts is an art to master. It takes a while to perfect the skill and many of us haven’t quite got there yet. Fortunately there are a lot of simple tricks and methods you can use to help your gifts look amazing without having to spend a lot of time mastering a tricky skill. Here are some tips on making your present’s look dashing, with little effort required.  Decorative Tissue Paper If you wish to take out the step of using wrapping paper, why not wrap your gifts in some gorgeous tissue paper and place them in a...

Read More

7 ways to boost productivity in your home office

Make your home office a place you spend less time in by making it a hive of productivity! There are many benefits to working from home. You save time on the commute, money on petrol or train/bus tickets, and you are saved from making small talk with colleagues. The downside is that there are far more distractions in your home than at the office, as the home was made for living, not for working. There are household jobs that need doing, pets that need walking, and family members who don’t quite grasp the concept of working from home. So...

Read More

Christmas Decor Trends for 2018 – How to decorate

Christmas is indeed the most wonderful time of the year and the holidays offer us a chance to spend time with our family, feed ourselves with some hearty meals and decorate our homes to celebrate the occasion. We explore some of the dominating Christmas decor trends of this year, so join us as we share the Christmas home accessories, tips and tricks with which to help transform your home to a winter wonderland. Rainbow Christmas tree decor More Christmas baubles will be required for the colours near the base of the tree, so go with to a colour palette...

Read More

What it Means to Get It Together

There’s quite a sobering quote I recently saw which really had me feeling like the knot I sometimes feel inside my throat is bigger than usual, simply pointing out the rather sad fact that all the children of the world who enjoy going outside to play with their friends will do it one last time at some point, not knowing that it would have indeed been the last time! I can’t even remember myself when the last time we all went out to play was, particularly as the full complement of the individuals who made up my inner-circle of...

Read More

Knowing Your Body: How to Time Your Contractions During Labor?

The end of pregnancy brings with it a lot of changes. One key change for many women is the beginning of painful contractions that make it difficult to discern Braxton-Hicks contractions from the real thing. Learning how to time contraction length and frequency will help you to tell the difference between false labor and real labor, so you can get medical help promptly when the time comes. Why Is Contraction Timing Important? Contraction timing is important for several reasons. First, it gives you an idea of whether you are in real labor or if your uterus is still warming...

Read More

About Me

Get to know me
Name: Katie Dodd
Age: Undisclosed ;)
Welcome to Life's a Peach! I'm always looking for new and exciting ways to improve my lifestyle - so I thought I may as well blog about it, so I can share what I've learned with others.

Like me on Facebook.

Follow Us

All lives are peaches

What i’m reading