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7 Self-Care Tips For Mums At Christmas

  • December 12, 2018
Self-care tips for mums at Christmas

At this time of year many mums are feeling slightly frazzled and in need of a well-deserved break. Buying gifts for everyone in the family, wrapping all the presents, sorting costumes for school plays and gifts for teachers, doing the Christmas food shop and planning Christmas dinner (all whilst going to work as normal!) can take its toll and leave you feeling burnt out whilst everyone else is enjoying the festivities. >>

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Working Mum

How To Stay Sane As A Working Mum

  • February 3, 2018

I don’t know about you, but I find that being a working mum has sent me a little bit crazier than I was before! I can’t remember anything these days, whereas before I had an amazing memory. I’m constantly rushing around and have no idea whether I’m coming or going half the time. As with most things related to parenting, it does get easier with time and I’m definitely handling >>

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Parenting

How To Be More Than Just A Mum

  • January 18, 2018

A recent survey from the Office of National Statistics revealed that women take less leisure time than men – no surprise there really! The survey says that men spend an average of 43 hours per week on leisure activities compared to just 38 hours a week for women. If you ask me, that sounds like a lot of time to yourselves – I’d love to know what time an average >>

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Parenting

Making Time For You

  • September 5, 2016

Before kids you can’t possibly imagine how little time you’ll have to yourself. Babies sleep a lot, surely mums can still have long bubble baths, read books or see friends? Err…no. I don’t have a baby any more though, I have a 5-year-old. I also have a lot more time to myself, and it’s lovely. I thought our first school holidays would be stressful, but it’s been lovely and relaxing – >>

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