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5 simple car safety checks all parents should know

Tyre tread, air pressure and car seats. When was the last time you gave your car a safety MOT? I [...]

By |September 5th, 2017|Parenting|0 Comments

The day the author of THAT Daily Mail article called me a thief

I've been called many things in my time, but never a thief. That's what Anna May Mangan, the author of [...]

By |September 4th, 2017|Parenting|34 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Do you remember playing with snap dragons when you were little? Squeezing the side of the flower so it snaps [...]

By |September 3rd, 2017|Parenting|5 Comments

Why I’m proud to be a coffee shop camper

Coffee shop campers. You know the ones. Those pesky people who pitch up at coffee shops, order a drink, open [...]

By |September 1st, 2017|Parenting|1 Comment

10 reasons we had it better than our kids

They say kids today don't know how lucky they are, but I beg to differ. It occurred to me, as [...]

By |August 30th, 2017|Parenting|5 Comments

5 easy ways to unlock your car without your keys

Ever shut your car only to discover your keys are inside? Has the door – or boot - ever slammed [...]

By |August 28th, 2017|Parenting|1 Comment

#MySundayPhoto

We have a first tooth! She might be smiling here but not much smiling went on as the blasted thing [...]

By |August 27th, 2017|Parenting|7 Comments

Surviving the school holidays without going batsh*t mental

Going up the wall because you didn’t book them into kids' club for the school holidays? Wondering how on earth [...]

By |August 25th, 2017|Parenting|22 Comments

5 top tips for looking after your post baby body

It’s been six months since I became a mum of three and to be quite honest with you I feel [...]

By |August 23rd, 2017|Health, Parenting|0 Comments

10 great rainy day activities for kids

Two fine days and a thunderstorm. That’s how the British summer has been described in the past, and if this [...]

By |August 21st, 2017|Parenting|20 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

For #MySundayPhoto this week I'm bringing you a little something I prepared earlier: BB's sixth birthday cake! In the same [...]

By |August 20th, 2017|baking|5 Comments

Our summer of firsts with HUGGIES® Little Swimmers®! #ad

I know everyone says it, but I really don’t know where time goes. One minute Littlest B was born, and [...]

By |August 18th, 2017|Family life, Reviews|11 Comments

Fun ways to keep kids fit & healthy

So we’ve officially passed the half way mark of the school holidays (thank the lord) and I don’t know about [...]

By |August 17th, 2017|Parenting|0 Comments

How I make working from home with kids work

As a stay-and-work-at-home mum people often ask me how I do it. As a freelance journalist I work full-time hours [...]

By |August 16th, 2017|Parenting|30 Comments

Making memories with HUGGIES® Little Swimmers® #ad

Do you remember the first time you took your baby swimming? I took both BB and Little B swimming for [...]

By |August 14th, 2017|Parenting|3 Comments