“It’s my thing” – trying something new with Robinsons Fruit Shoot

exploding volcano experiement,

Fruit Shoot is launching ‘It’s My Thing’, a campaign designed to celebrate and champion confidence and individualism in kids and encourage creativity and self-expression and for me, this can only be a good thing. Children often feel pressurised into doing things their peers like, things which their family thing they would like or would beRead more

What Will Earn Your Family More – investing or Saving?

The greatest appeal behind being an investor lies in the potential for great returns. If you do your homework and invest wisely, you just might break the bank. Attempting to build a fortune from an initial investment is a sound financial decision but how much money are you realistically and reliably able to make forRead more

Things to do in Liverpool with kids

I am all for staycations while the kids are still young – this has a lot to do with not being brave enough to take them abroad just yet and a little to do with there being so many UK locations we haven’t visited yet. With so many new places we have to still visitRead more

Gender in Marketing: International Women’s Day

Women aren’t always equal when it comes to the work place and men tended to dominate the high paying and more professional roles, however as the years tick on by this over-all gap has shifted and thankfully the old fashioned mind-set of a women’s place being in the home has changed.  Women have fought hardRead more

Help raise money for PETA the animal rights charity with Lucy Watson

Lucy Watson, the former Made in Chelsea star has teamed up with Leetchi to help raise much needed funds for the animals rights charity PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), the charity is led by Ingrid Newkirk and is a non profit corporation and is the largest animal rights group in the worldRead more

My favourite Mum Moments

Becoming a mother was the best day of my life, something I had longed for a very long time and having had such a struggle to actually get there it is something I cherish dearly. I clearly remember my labour which lasted for 36 hours and ended in an emergency C-section, I’d not slept inRead more

Things to give up for lent, and how to succeed!

what will you give up for lent?

With Easter just around the corner, we’ve got a second chance after our New Year’s resolutions to kick those habits to the curb.  Lent, which runs from the 1st March right up until Easter Sunday, is a time where people traditionally fight the cravings and give up something which has a negative effect on theirRead more

Sex, body image and all those in-depth conversations we dread just a little

Sex, body image and hard conversations we dread

As a parent there are so many conversations that we gear ourselves up for but it doesn’t make them any easier to actually get the words out, to word them in an age appropriate way depending on when our children ask them. Emmy has already become curious as to where babies come from, as aRead more

Making the switch can save the pounds

Around 2 years ago I was looking through my post and it was that really busy month when ALL of my policies seemed to be renewing at the same time, all the letters managed to hit the doormat in the same few days – I am sure I’m not alone with this happening, you move intoRead more