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Merry Christmas from Crummy Mummy!

Don’t panic, this isn’t going to be a Crummy Mummy version of the Queen’s speech. It’s just a little note [...]

By |December 25th, 2019|Parenting|0 Comments

A letter to myself this time next year

Feeling the festive stress yet? December is one of the most stressful months of the year if the experts are [...]

By |December 23rd, 2019|Parenting|7 Comments

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot this week comes courtesy of my super talented cousin who has been helping the oldest and I get Christmas [...]

By |December 22nd, 2019|Parenting|8 Comments

WIN a 2020 family planner from Boxclever Press!

Fancy kicking off the new year with a super duper all-singing, all-dancing family weekly planner to help get you organised? [...]

By |December 18th, 2019|Competitions, Parenting|22 Comments

5 simple ways to create happy memories that last a lifetime

Do you ever worry what your kids will remember when they’re grown-ups and look back on their childhood? It’s something [...]

By |December 16th, 2019|Parenting|0 Comments

5 expert tips to help kids sleep on Christmas Eve

Did you know that more than half of parents admit to resorting to scare tactics to get their kids to [...]

By |December 16th, 2019|Parenting|2 Comments

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot this week is an out take from our recent review of I’m a Girly’s new styling head Lola (the [...]

By |December 15th, 2019|Parenting|7 Comments

Help! Pregnancy is turning me into a Christmas grinch!

Cross. If there’s one word I’d use to describe myself so far this Christmas it’s cross. And grumpy. Forget what [...]

By |December 13th, 2019|Parenting, Pregnancy|6 Comments

Making memories with I’m a Girly’s new styling head Lola #ad

Meet Lola. She’s got purple hair, real earrings, magnetic eyelashes and is causing a bit of a stir at Crummy [...]

By |December 11th, 2019|Parenting, Reviews|2 Comments

Surviving Christmas & New Year when everyone else is drinking & you’re not

Six billion. That’s how many units of alcohol we consume between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day if the latest [...]

By |December 6th, 2019|Parenting, Pregnancy|6 Comments

Meeting Father Christmas at Portsmouth’s Tower Toymaker’s Workshop

Looking for a Santa’s Grotto experience with a difference? Live within travelling distance of Portsmouth? Then I’ve got a treat [...]

By |December 4th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|3 Comments

A first timer’s guide to Elf on the Shelf – hints, tips & how to stay sane!

Twelve million. That's how many elves on the shelves there are currently dangling from doorknobs and living it up in [...]

By |December 2nd, 2019|Parenting|8 Comments

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot this week comes from Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, where we were invited on a press trip to see what's [...]

By |December 1st, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|5 Comments

Is it ok to spend more money on one child at Christmas?

Do you spend equal amounts on your kids at Christmas? I ask after one in four British parents admits to [...]

By |November 29th, 2019|Parenting|9 Comments

What to expect at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland in 2019

It's dubbed the Christmas extravaganza event in London and the lights are so bright it can be seen from aircraft [...]

By |November 27th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|1 Comment