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Domestic Goddess failure – again….

Domestic Goddess failure – again….

My son was seven this week. But he did, once upon a time look like this… Unfortunately, while he has been growing and developing, his mother has still found it impossible to turn into the domestic goddess that the cute little fella deserves. I prepared everything for him, from a great day out with the(…)

The necessities for your child’s play room

The necessities for your child’s play room

Having a dedicated play area for your children is really important. It keeps the rest of your house clean and provides them with their own space that they know if for playing and having fun. And you know how much my kids are into their imaginative play, right? Having a dedicated space also helps you(…)

Why is an invasive ultrasound important?

Why is an invasive ultrasound important?

Early in the pregnancy is when soon-to-be-mummies worry the most, but with an invasive ultrasound you will be put at ease. Early in the first trimester, a woman can decide to have an invasive ultrasound that will help check for certain conditions that are not as easily recognized with the traditional ultrasound. Rather than pressing(…)

Strictly the Stuntboy and Chatterbox way

Strictly the Stuntboy and Chatterbox way

My kids are MAHOOSIVE fans of Strictly. I am a MAHOOSIVE fan of Ben Cohen’s chest…. And can you blame me. I think all the ladies (and some gents) across the country breathed a sigh of relief that Mr Cohen was allowed to flaunt it after the rumour that Strictly has banned showing too much(…)

One Minute Lion

One Minute Lion

My kids have a pretty set routine in the morning -sleep has always been something that I have cherished, and I have discussed my strict morning routines on this blog before. No coming in to disturb us adults until 8am; thems the rules at weekends, and the kids have learnt its best to stick to(…)

Feminism when it suits?

Feminism when it suits?

Sometimes I wonder that I am being a wee bit naughty…and I don’t mean in the whips and chains sense *goodness me no* I am all gung-ho about being into women’s rights, and a modern kind of gal. I do, after all, consider that I am as bright, intelligent and successful in my chosen career(…)

Christmas shmissmas: Is there a bulb fairy?

Christmas shmissmas: Is there a bulb fairy?

This is a collaborative post according to our disclosure policy. It is that time again…we hear the music in the shops, kids are making their Cauliflower Cards, and there are mince pies on the shelves…everywhere! Wherever you stand on the whole commercialisation of Christmas, there is no denying that the first of October creates quite(…)