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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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Parenting

5 Binge-worthy Shows To Watch On Netflix

  • August 20, 2018
5 Binge-worthy Shows To Watch On Netflix

I’ve recently been chatting to people about the best series to watch on Netflix, both online and in the office. There’s been quite a few that I’ve started but haven’t managed to get past the first few episodes, even when they’re billed as the ‘best shows on Netflix’ and other people have been raving about them. There are others series, that I’ve been totally addicted to, and have raced through >>

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Working Mum

7 Ways To De-Stress Your Weekend

  • July 27, 2018
Destress your weekend

Do you get to Friday afternoon and feel like your brain is going to implode? Between work, school runs, after school clubs, housework, and everything else, most mums don’t stop for a breath all week Weekends can’t come soon enough, especially when you work 5 days a week, but I sometimes feel that it gets off to a stressful start after such a hectic week. If you feel the same when >>

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Life

How To Relax Tired Eyes

  • November 12, 2016
How To Relax Tired Eyes

Being a mum is tiring! Whether you’re a stay at home mum or a working mum I bet you fall into bed absolutely shattered every night. I know I do – I’m permanently exhausted and I only have the one child to deal with. I can’t imagine how tired mums of 2 kids or more are. I think it’s important we all get a bit of ‘me time’ on a regular basis >>

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Travel

My Travel Bucket List

  • September 15, 2016

Whenever I go on holiday I start to daydream about jacking in work and travelling the globe – I’m sure it’s not just me who does that! Pretty much the day after we got back from Florida we were talking about where to go next – and we have plenty of places that we still want to go to. We’re still undecided about where we will go next year (need >>

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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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