My Top Ten Posts Of The Year 2018

So it is the time of year we start rounding up and reflecting.  I thought I would start this years top ten posts with a collection of my favourite posts which I have written throughout the year.  Hopefully you will have already read and enjoyed these, but if not I hope you have a read … Continue reading My Top Ten Posts Of The Year 2018

Autumn Activities For Kids

Thought I was all clever and organised getting this scheduled didn't I?  Not realising that I would wake up poorly after a lay and realise it had already been sent out to my email subscribers unfinished!  Urgh!  Life with chronic illness is unpredictable to say the least! Today I wanted to share some of our … Continue reading Autumn Activities For Kids

Blog Tour Book Review – Because Mummy Said So!

Absolutely loved the fiction book that Shari Low released earlier this year, With Or Without You which will be reviewed in my September Book Reviews post at the end of the month (even though I read it a little while ago I haven't done a round up post for a few months now!).  This book … Continue reading Blog Tour Book Review – Because Mummy Said So!

Back To School for £50 Or Less?

Good morning and happy Monday!  We have had a fun filled weekend and are ready for another busy week!  Hope you all had a good one? I received an email from Pep & Co/Poundland last week and was delighted - anyone who follows me on Instagram will see me posting my #whatostomateswear post most days … Continue reading Back To School for £50 Or Less?

The Summer So Far…

Good afternoon and happy new week!  Today I wanted to share some of the things we got up to in the first two weeks of the Summer holidays with the boys.  Hopefully this can help give you some inspiration and ideas for days out and things to do. Chatham Historical Dockyards We were incredibly luck … Continue reading The Summer So Far…

Baby Led Weaning VS Puree Weaning

Happy Wednesday!  It is the middle of the week and I thought I would do a bit of a parenting post for you.  This one is about my experience with weaning.  Please note, this post is written entirely based on my own experiences.  I am not an expert but after doing this a couple of … Continue reading Baby Led Weaning VS Puree Weaning

Top Five Tips For Getting Through Chicken Pox

It is that time of year again and chicken pox is running rife!  My five year old niece has just gone down with it, just in time for the school Easter holidays.  My boys picked it up in April 2013 and I am pretty sure they got it from the swimming pool at the Havens … Continue reading Top Five Tips For Getting Through Chicken Pox

What We Keep In The ‘Baby’ Bag For A Two Year Old

Happy Friday everyone!  I am definitely feeling that Friday feeling and am off to pick up the boys from school for the weekend today.  I hope you all have exciting weekends plans? Today I thought I would share a post on what we keep in the 'baby' bag for Layla, my two year old step-daughter.  … Continue reading What We Keep In The ‘Baby’ Bag For A Two Year Old

The Boys Get A Surprise!

As a parent, and a chronically ill one at that, I definitely feel the purse strings are a lot tighter and I have to look out for great deals.  I am already thinking ahead to birthdays and even Christmas to help spread the cost throughout the year rather than panicking about what I can afford … Continue reading The Boys Get A Surprise!

When Do You Know You Are ‘Done’?

So I've decided to write about something that has been playing on my mind lately. Truth be told I'm incredibly broody. Me and Ste have four children between us but none together. We haven't really spoken about whether or not we want anymore but it's a conversation, like any couple, we will need to have … Continue reading When Do You Know You Are ‘Done’?