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Family, Health, Home & Garden

The Ultimate Guide To Combatting Hay Fever

Before I became pregnant with Josh, I hadn't had the slightest symptom of hay fever. People who do not have hay fever genuinely do not know the woe it causes you. It is utterly miserable. For me, it started at around 7 months pregnant, and it's never gone away. Most hay fever "victims" have had… Read More The Ultimate Guide To Combatting Hay Fever

Adult Time, Family, Money Matters

FREE MONEY – Marriage Allowance – Here’s How You Can Claim It!

***Updated 18th January 2020*** No one would throw away money, would they? No one would pass on getting free cash, surely! So why is it that 2 million of us are doing exactly that?! Are you missing out? The government set up an initiative in 2015 for married couples to get free cash. Yep. I… Read More FREE MONEY – Marriage Allowance – Here’s How You Can Claim It!

Family, Parenting

No Child is Born Racist

Today, Finn based his Black History homework on 12 Years A Slave, and when I spoke to him and read it, it made me really proud. I was so unashamedly proud of his values; I could have shouted from the rooftops! However, before showing me his work, he had so many innocent questions: Racism is… Read More No Child is Born Racist

Christmas, Days Out, Parenting

I Think He Really Enjoyed Meeting Santa…

For this particular Santa, who wanted to greet a happy, deliriously excited child, he must have been gravely disappointed. Instead, he was met by a screaming banshee who was terrified by the very nature of being popped on Santa's lap that he peed himself! So much so that it leaked out the side of the… Read More I Think He Really Enjoyed Meeting Santa…

Family, Just For Fun, Parenting

Why We Are ALL Terrible Parents… Yes, You’re Guilty Too

What are the rules we always tell our kids? Always tell the truth. Always be kind. Never trust a stranger. So what do we do as parents? We screw our kids up! If I'm honest, I'm surprised our kids (collectively throughout the world) aren't traumatised because of the adults in their lives that they trust,… Read More Why We Are ALL Terrible Parents… Yes, You’re Guilty Too

Beauty, Health, Just For Fun, Pregnancy

Hair Loss During Pregnancy And Looking Like a Rockhopper Penguin

Having hair loss as a woman is a challenging thing to come to terms with, whether it's from pregnancy, stress, a hereditary condition, Alopecia, or Cancer - in this case, mine was caused by pregnancy, and it was coming out in clumps by the handful every day. It started at around seven months pregnant. Before… Read More Hair Loss During Pregnancy And Looking Like a Rockhopper Penguin