The Health Benefits of Cycling…

We are big fans of cycling in this house, and the husband is a semi professional cyclist, passionate about his bike and his enthusiasm has passed onto our children who both love cycling too. We bought them bikes last year and they love to get out and about on them, and also have started to […]

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Handy family first aid kits with Poorly Boo

*we were kindly sent a product to review. All opinions are our own* As a mum and also as a former nurse, I am very aware of the need to have a decent first aid kit to hand, for both at home, out and about, in the car, and also on holiday. You need something […]

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How to Deal with Your Child Having a Food Allergy

If you have had a diagnosis of a food allergy with your child, as a parent, you will be on high alert and it can be an extremely worrying time. When your child is diagnosed with an allergy to a food that other children eat on a regular basis, there are risks that come with […]

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A good night’s sleep with Phenergan Nighttime

 Our sleep issues as a family are not exactly secret, and if you read our blog you will know that we have had some periods where sleep for us has been seriously lacking. At the moment, my small son sleeps generally much better and for him at least, sleep has improved. This is a good […]

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Four tips for helping your child to recover from an illness

One of the biggest struggles to face as a parent are the times when your little ones get sick. Instead of spiraling into a panic and assuming the worst, it is vital that you take control of the situation. Firstly, you will need to ensure your child receives an accurate diagnosis. Then, you will need […]

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Why You Should Pay Attention To Your Tiredness

We all feel tired from time to time, and it’s not always perfectly clear why and how it happens. It’s not as simple as just saying that you need to get more sleep, although that is obviously a common cause. However, it’s just as likely to do with something else, whether that something is a […]

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My dirty little habit. Don’t be rude about it.

I am an adult, a forty year old adult (I am still getting used to that last bit, kind of living in denial about it, and trying to pretend I am still twenty something, sadly my body is not going along with that game!!) I have a nursing qualification, among  other things and I also […]

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When the stomach bug makes you anxious…

(This is what the virus that causes most stomach bugs looks like. Fairly innocent and innocuous until it hits your system and makes you ill!) No one likes the stomach bug. No one enjoys when it lurches it’s nasty way into your system, and makes you ill, and spreads to your family. It’s unpleasant, and […]

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