Welcome to my Friday Rants from the Soapbox in my Living room. I’m also linking up with MummyBarrow for her Ranty Friday. Feel free to join in, a good rant on a Friday is therapeutic! I have 3 rants this week. Rant number 1: Dear TFL, London United Buses, Highway Maintenance and the Gas works […]READ MORE
At my last appointment with my rheumatologist, for a general bi annual check up, he suggested that something I might like to consider at a treatment option; Methotrexate. A drug that is now more widely used for rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis. Basically it works by “dampening” down the immune system, so my body would […]READ MORE
and escalators, and steps… I’m a freak, I know! I loathe stairs. This intense dislike has been compounded by the fact that both my children have taken a turn to tumble-down our staircase at home (fortunately both were unscathed by the experience, I however was utterly traumatized and can still see them falling down when […]READ MORE
This is Part 1, of my piece on sleep. I’ve broken it into parts, simply because as a whole it would be too long, and also I want to give an idea of what we’ve been through, before I explain in Part 2 about the effects it has had on us, and what sleep issues can do […]READ MORE
Welcome to Friday’s rants from the soapbox. My slot where I can have a chunter about things that have bothered me this week, or stuff that I think needs airing to the public. Please feel free to add your rants, if you want. I have 3 rants this week Rant 1: People who spit in […]READ MORE
I’m linking up with Emily, from Joyful Abode, for her 20 Chore Tuesday blog link. If you’d like more info or to join, go here: I have a seriously long list of “to-do’s” which I definitely won’t get done by today’s end, they’ll have to roll over to tomorrow. vacuum and dust living room clean the […]READ MORE
Here we are again. I can’t believe how fast the weeks are flying. I have 2 rants this week: Rant 1: Self service check outs in supermarkets… I seriously can’t be the only person who loathes these wretched machines? They’re supposed to make checking out our shopping more efficient and reduce queues in the supermarket. […]READ MORE
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Welcome to the Mad House. I originally started this blog, in a blur of sleep deprivation, to get my thoughts and feelings down somewhere, on parenting, second time round, with a baby that had major sleep issues (and not just normal ones) but it has grown and grown. We are now well into our fifth year at the Mad House and you will find blog posts on anything from gardening, to politics, with lots of ramblings on parenting, and also about living with food intolerances. I blog about cows milk and gluten free cooking too.