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Collaborative Post¦ Despite the incomparable joy it brings, there are many struggles that come along with motherhood. For one thing, you may start to feel as there just isn’t enough time in the day to get through your to-do list, and for every task that you skip, three more make their way onto your list.
As a result, it’s important that you make the most of the tools and resources around you that are designed to make your daily life easier. With that in mind, here are five pieces of technology that every mum needs to introduce to their everyday life!
Whether you are struggling to get a great night’s sleep or find it hard to pull yourself out of bed in the morning, coffee can quickly become a lifeline. It provides you with a much-needed energy boost that means you can start your day on the right footing. However, if you’re constantly running to Starbucks or your local coffee shop, a few pounds here and there will get expensive pretty quickly. Get your caffeine fix for a fraction of the price and the comfort of your own home by getting your hands on a quality coffee machine.
There is nothing more frustrating than when your phone battery dies at the moment when you need it most. Whether you are trying to use it as a sat-nav to make your way home through traffic or waiting on for an important phone call, however, as mums are nearly always on the go – you won’t always have the time to stop and charge it up every single time. As a result, you should get your hands on a portable charger so that you can remain connected wherever you go.
The vast majority of technology found within the home is designed to keep us connected with the outside world – which is particularly important right now, as we are spending more time at home than ever. However, you might not have heard of this before and may be wondering what is VoIP? To put it simply, VoIP allows you to send and receive voice calls through your broadband – saving you money in the long run as you won’t need to pay for a phone line. So, whether you are making calls to reconnect with old friends or update the grandparents on how your children are doing – VoIP technology is the way to go moving forward.
Though relatively new to the market, smart speakers and smart assistants are a great way to get things done quicker – taking away some of the pressure you may be facing in your day to day life. Not only are they a great way to keep the kids entertained – through games and music – they can also be used to answer questions, set timers and remind you of upcoming events in your schedule. As a result, they make a great addition to any home, especially if you use them to your full potential.
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Welcome to my blog! I'm Laura, a mum of two. I live in Kent with my high school sweetheart husband Dave, our 5 year old daughter Autumn and 1 year old son Reuben.
I write about my experiences of parenting, as well as my plethora of interests including fashion, beauty, cars, weddings, mental health and the home.