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Crummy Mummy

4 ways to plan a financially secure future for your children

Knowing your child will be financially secure when growing up is something many of us consider a priority – and also something we worry about. According to the Office for National Statistics 87% of us have reported an increase in our cost of living this [...]

Updating my home office with Neon87

If you’re a fan of neon lighting and are looking for ways to breathe new life into a room without breaking the bank this post is for you. According to Pinterest searches for neon room inspiration increased 800% in 2021 and with the throwback trend [...]

4 things all parents need to know about vaping

Vaping tends to get a lot of negative press, and the myths surrounding vapes are likely to make anyone question their safety. As parents we take great care in keeping our kids safe, and it’s natural to find ourselves worrying about things like vaping, especially [...]

4 ways to nurture a curiosity for history in kids

History is one of the most fascinating subjects a child can learn about. It's full of stories of people, places, and events that have shaped our world in ways we could never imagine. However, many children lose interest in history as they get older. This [...]

5 top bathroom trends for 2022

Did you know that an updated bathroom can add up to 5% to the value of your home? If you’re reading this because you’re on the hunt for the latest bathroom trends and are in need of some bathroom inspo, this post is for you! [...]

How to talk to your child about a diabetes diagnosis

If there’s one thing anyone who has ever been given a diabetes diagnosis will tell you it’s that the condition doesn’t just affect the person who has it. It affects the entire family unit. If you’re a long time follower of the blog you’ll know [...]

A complete guide to playground safety for parents

Playgrounds can be extremely fun places for children to be. Not only will they enjoy using the equipment and playing with their friends, but it’s also great exercise and might even lead to the holy grail of parenting: your children having a better night’s sleep! [...]

4 things to consider before buying double glazing

When you start a family, making improvements to your home can feel like you’re taking on too much. That said, certain changes to your property can not only improve the value of your home but greatly benefit all members of the household. For homeowners, having [...]

3 clever ways to fund your spring renovation project

Planning a spring renovation project? If you’re exploring ways to fund a home revamp then this post is for you! Spring is traditionally a good season of the year to start home renovation projects, both indoors and outdoors. Investing in your home by painting a [...]

5 things to do on a day trip to London Fields

London Fields is dubbed one of the best places to live in London thanks to its plethora of cafes, shops, recreation facilities and families choosing to put down roots there. It’s also the perfect destination for a day trip with attractions including its famous heated [...]

5 post Covid holiday tips for 2022

If you’re in need of some post Covid holiday tips then this post is for you! For many of us it’s been a couple of years since we were last able to go on a proper foreign holiday, and post pandemic travel isn’t quite the [...]

Top eye care tips for travellers this summer

With many of us FINALLY looking forward to jetting off on holiday after the pandemic it's not surprising online searches for tips on how to protect ourselves from Covid-19 and other viruses are up. But have you ever stopped to think about your eye health? [...]

5 things motherhood has taught me about self-care

Did you know that 30% of us are dedicating more time to self-care since the pandemic, with massage, facials and wellness treatments topping the list of favoured self-care treatments? That’s according to new research into post-lockdown beauty trends, which got me thinking about what being [...]

8 clever ways to get your property summer ready

Easter has been and gone, the weather is starting to improve and many of us are spending more time in our gardens at long last. With summer just around the corner now is the perfect time to start thinking about getting your property summer ready. [...]

6 unique gifts inspired by & made in Sussex

If you’re looking for a unique gift inspired by or made in Sussex you’ve come to the right place. East and West Sussex is home to countless artisans and unique crafts, making it an ideal place to source a special gift for a partner or [...]