Most meaningful gestures often come from the heart, not the wallet. In this blog post, we'll explore creative and thoughtful ways to show you care without spending a lot of money.
This Christmas, give yourself the gift of tranquillity and embrace the magic of the season with a calm and open heart.
How do we find that work/life balance and sustain it so that we make time for us, reduce stress and find our inner peace?
Christmas has always been a time of giving and receiving, with the majority of retailers making the majority of their profits in the last few months of the year. The pressure of buying the perfect gift for someone can be a lot to deal with, but sometimes the simplest words are the truest: it’s the thought that counts (although as a gift shop, the less said about that the better)!
It's been almost three years since we first launched Ooh-Box and it has certainly been a "journey". In truth, if someone asked me would I do it now - I think I would probably say "No"! but so much time and love and energy has been invested and it's been slow - but then Rome wasn't built in a day!
Over the years the research into early years learning and development has changed so much. From what I was shown when my two were born almost 30 years ago, to a whole new learning for my grandchildren. It's quite scary when what you thought you knew no longer applies.
We all need to chill out, unwind, de-stress and just take some time out away from the things that bug us, and focus just on ourselves. Sound selfish? We don't think so!
We all love the HIgh Street and hate that shops are closing down but here are a few reasons why mixing up the high street with a bit of online shopping can make the whole Christmas shopping experience just a little more bearable.
Getting your garden ready for winter is a crucial task for any dedicated gardener. These essential jobs not only protect your plants from the harsh winter elements but also set the stage for a successful growing season when spring arrives. So, roll up your sleeves, grab your garden gloves, and get to work preparing your garden for the winter ahead. Your efforts now will be rewarded with a beautiful and thriving garden in the seasons to come.
It's important to acknowledge that finding the "perfect" gift doesn't always mean finding the most expensive or extravagant one. We all know it’s the thought that counts and why we at Oohbox have gifts for all occasions and to suit all budgets.
Ah, parenthood—the most exhilarating rollercoaster ride you never bought tickets for! The early days of parenting are like stepping into a surreal Wonderland where the Cheshire Cat grins knowingly, and the Mad Hatter serves up sleepless nights with a side of baby sick! But fear not for on this wild, wonderful and mind meltingly exhausting adventure, we shall uncover the secrets to surviving the early days of parenthood with style and grace.