Family related posts, from pregnancy, babies and toddlers through to teens and relationships.

My Nan + WIN £100 John Lewis Vouchers #SheHelped

When I was asked to write about a special woman in my life who has helped me, as part of Canesten‘s #SheHelped campaign, which celebrates the big and small things that women do every day to help each other, I automatically thought of my mum. I guess many people would…

Exploring the Great Outdoors

There’s nothing like getting outside and exploring with the kids, it helps us discover new places near where we live, plus it has the added bonus of helping me to stay on track with my aim to walk more now that I’m attempting to lose weight. 

A Sunday Afternoon Exploring

In an effort to walk more (gotta get my exercise in being on Slimming World after all) and explore the area around our new home (does six months still count as new?) we headed out at the weekend to a pretty walled garden not far from here. Armed with my…

3 Interesting Ways to Keep Your Marriage Fresh

Marriage is a lovely bond between two people that love each other very much. But, sometimes things can fall a bit flat. This happens in every relationship, you hit a dull spell and need to breathe new life into it. Bearing that in mind, I’ve got some interesting ways you…

Some of My Favourite Photos of 2015

I’m no photographer. Infact the majority of my photos are pretty hideous. Every so often I do manage to take a gorgeous snap quite by fluke however.

12 Things Mums REALLY Want for Christmas

You can keep your fancy jewellery and expensive perfume (although those would be nice too), here’s what us mums really want for Christmas.

Help Your Child Through Divorce With These Tips

I know first hand, how tough divorce can be for children, as I’ve been there myself as a child. Separation is difficult for everyone involved, but even harder to cope with for kids. While divorce isn’t a situation that any child wants to be in, you can make things easier…