About crummymummy1

I'm a wife, mama of four, freelance journalist & blogger. Not necessarily in that order!

9 things I wish I’d known about writing a mummy blog

Nine! That's how old Confessions of a Crummy Mummy is this week - and what a nine years writing a [...]

By |January 19th, 2022|Blogging, Parenting|1 Comment

Modibodi leak proof underwear review & giveaway!

Postpartum periods. There’s two words you don’t hear every day – or ever. Along with so many other things they [...]

By |January 13th, 2022|Competitions, Parenting, Reviews|0 Comments

5 ways to feel more confident about how you look

When you look in the mirror, what do you see? Many people have little things about their appearance that they [...]

By |January 11th, 2022|Lifestyle|0 Comments

WIN a Dreambaby toilet topper worth £21.99!

If you're in the throes of potty training or will be soon this post is for you. We've teamed up [...]

By |January 11th, 2022|Competitions, Reviews|0 Comments

5 ways to mumify your car!

There are many truths universally acknowledged when you become a parent, and one of them is that your car basically [...]

By |January 6th, 2022|Parenting|0 Comments

6 easy ways to make your home comfortable for guests

Having guests over can be stressful, especially if you want to do all that you can to make them feel [...]

By |December 14th, 2021|Family life, Lifestyle|0 Comments

Why I’d rather starve than eat with my kids

Do you sit down and eat together as a family? Or do you eat dinner (or tea, depending on what [...]

By |December 9th, 2021|Parenting, Weaning|1 Comment

10 things they don’t tell you about writing a book!

It's been a month since Confessions of a Crummy Mummy - The Baby Years hit the shelves and since then [...]

By |December 2nd, 2021|Blogging, Books, Writing|0 Comments

Why I’ve got a mum crush on MP Stella Creasy!

I've got a confession. It involves a mum crush, but not on a CBeebies TV presenter or someone of the [...]

By |November 25th, 2021|Parenting|0 Comments

5 great reasons to gift a photo book this Christmas | #ad

It's that time of the year again. Christmas is on the horizon, it's time to start thinking about what you're [...]

By |November 22nd, 2021|Family life, Lifestyle|0 Comments

5 simple ways to make camping with kids fun (& stress free!)

Toying with the idea of going camping with kids for the first time? Or perhaps you’ve done it before and [...]

By |November 5th, 2021|Family life, Parenting, Travel|0 Comments

BIG news: I’ve written a book!

I’ve got a confession. It involves a fifth baby (although not of the human variety!), a secret I’ve been keeping [...]

By |November 3rd, 2021|Baby, Family life, Parenting, Pregnancy|31 Comments

3 positive ways to be a great co-parent

When a relationship breaks down – for whatever reason - positive co-parenting is a great way to keep your family [...]

By |October 20th, 2021|Parenting|0 Comments

5 sensible ways to plan & prepare for later life

Ever find it hard to picture your kids being anything other than the age they are now? If so you’re [...]

By |October 11th, 2021|Family life|0 Comments

An open letter to Stacey Solomon from a mama of four!

Have you seen the gorgeous photos of Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash and their newborn baby girl doing the rounds [...]

By |October 6th, 2021|Parenting|5 Comments