That there is a proper case of post holiday blues….

Me: “Doctor, doctor, I don’t feel well. I am tired, and can’t get motivated, the cold weather is making me even more grumpy than usual, I have a bad cold & sinus infection, I don’t want to see people and all I want to do is curl up in my warm bed, with my hot […]

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What I’m reading this week….

Actually, this blog post is more like “what I read whilst on holiday, and decided to act on, when I got home….” I feel like our home is untidy, disorganised and cluttered. Two small children with lots of toys, and two adults with not a lot of time in their busy lives for tidying up, […]

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Maximising the chances of conception with OvuSense

It’s no secret that we would like to add a 3rd small human member to the Mad House of Cats & Babies, and of course, these things don’t always happen when we would like them to and sometimes mother nature needs a little bit of help. We have used other methods and kits to try […]

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This girl…..

Is 8 years old today. She told me I was allowed to write her a blog post, for her birthday. It seems like yesterday that she was just born, and we brought her home from the hospital, a tiny, helpless, squishy newborn, who we were apparently now fully responsible for. I am pretty sure we […]

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Today I’m a bad parent because….

I have started a new series of blog posts. I am FED up of the way parents, and actually mothers, to be honest, are put under so much pressure, to be perfect and to have this parenting thing under control and be able to do it all, and the constant judgement we are under. This […]

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Making new friends can be hard, when you are a mum…

When you become a mum, and life changes, quite dramatically (in a good, if somewhat tiring way) it can be hard, sometimes to find friends or maintain friendships. If you are one of the only of your friendship group that has children, or your friends kids are much older, it can be hard to keep […]

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The grommets are still in…

And I am relieved, and realising how grateful I am for those two tiny pieces of plastic, keeping his ears healthy and comfortable. Last week, Little Man started complaining of a sore ear, and was a bit grumpy and irritable! This did not sound good. His teacher even commented on it. I had a feeling […]

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Today I am a bad parent because…

I have started a new series of blog posts. I am FED up of the way parents, and actually mothers, to be honest, are put under so much pressure, to be perfect and to have this parenting thing under control and be able to do it all, and the constant judgement we are under. This […]

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Skinnies UK clothing for adults

We have reviewed Skinnies Silk clothing, for eczema. My tween has now grown out of her eczema issues, mostly, other than the occasional mild flare. We found Skinnies Silk clothing incredibly helpful for her skin to maximise recovery and healing.  “Skinnies have developed a range of Therapeutic Clothing Products that help aid recovery from Eczema, Psoriasis […]

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Today I’m a bad parent because….

I have started a new series of blog posts. I am FED up of the way parents, and actually mothers, to be honest, are put under so much pressure, to be perfect and to have this parenting thing under control and be able to do it all, and the constant judgement we are under. This […]

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