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About crummymummy1

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

10 simple ways to help your baby with eczema

Fifteen million. That’s how many people are thought to be living with eczema in the UK, and Littlest B is [...]

By |March 2nd, 2018|Parenting|4 Comments

10 fun snow games for big kids & little kids!

Is it snowing where you are? We’ve had the first proper snowfall in five years in our neck of the [...]

By |February 28th, 2018|Parenting|6 Comments

A letter to first time mum me

What do you wish you'd known as a first time mum? As a third time mum it often makes me [...]

By |February 26th, 2018|Parenting|28 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Have you noticed it getting lighter in the mornings yet? I've been doing my morning run in the dark for [...]

By |February 25th, 2018|Parenting|6 Comments

The truth about breastfeeding at one

One in 200. That’s how many women in the UK are still breastfeeding after a year, putting me among the [...]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Breast feeding, Parenting|14 Comments

Things they don’t tell you about sleep after having a baby

‘Say goodbye to sleep’. That’s one of the things I remember being laughingly told when we announced we were expecting [...]

By |February 21st, 2018|Parenting|12 Comments

10 disgusting things they don’t tell you about being a parent

What’s the most disgusting thing that’s happened to you since becoming a parent? If you think poo under the finger [...]

By |February 19th, 2018|Parenting|10 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

What a week! We've had a double celebration in our house: first we had Littlest B's first birthday on Valentine's [...]

By |February 18th, 2018|Parenting|5 Comments

10 old school fashion trends we’d love to make a comeback!

Ever think back to what you wore in your teens and twenties and wish it would make a comeback? Then [...]

By |February 16th, 2018|Fashion|5 Comments

A letter to my daughter on her first birthday

Well. I don't know where that went. It's been a year since baby number three arrived on Valentine's Day 2017 [...]

By |February 14th, 2018|Parenting|18 Comments

10 reasons to take kids skiing (& the best places to do it)

Ever considered taking your kids skiing, but need a little bit of convincing? Then this post is for you! Watching [...]

By |February 12th, 2018|Parenting|1 Comment

#MySundayPhoto

#MySundayPhoto this week just had to be this one of my little man. It was taken not by me but [...]

By |February 11th, 2018|Parenting|7 Comments

10 things you should never buy your Valentine!

A guinea pig, weighing scales and an iron. Those are among the items you should never buy your Valentine - [...]

By |February 9th, 2018|Parenting|10 Comments

5 reasons microwave burgers are my new best friend

Ever tried a microwave burger? Me neither - until last weekend. Now they're my new best friend. I'm not quite [...]

By |February 7th, 2018|Parenting, Reviews|9 Comments

10 injuries parents get just by being parents

Six. That's how many parenting related injuries I currently have about my person. They span from my head to my [...]

By |February 5th, 2018|Parenting|10 Comments