Why can I never get an early night?

It’s a statement you will hear made by many a parent … that the typical day seems to go on forever yet there are never enough hours in the day! Ok, this probably seems to make no sense whatsoever …  if you don’t spend the day trying to juggle a million things at once. Personally,Read more

Fireman Sam becomes a movie star

At some point in our lives, we may have all dreamed of becoming a movie star and it seems that Fireman Sam shares this dream too! When Hollywood comes to Pontypandy in the brand new feature Fireman Sam: Set For Action! Sam sees himself unexpectedly becoming the star of the show. Fireman Sam is something both of my childrenRead more

Physical and Mental Stimulation: How to Keep Kids Entertained at Home

How many times have your kids displayed symptoms of the boredom blues? For most parents, more often than not. Kids tend to display signs of boredom more during the winter months…which is completely understandable. Depending on where you live, weather conditions are worse than others and can prevent being able to go to different placesRead more

My experience with recurrent miscarriage

my experience of recurrent miscarriage

This week is Baby Loss Awareness Week and I am sharing my story in a bid to help break the taboo – Miscarriage shouldn’t be something we are afraid to talk about and uttered under hushed voices. Speaking out helps to raise awareness of something which happens all around us but until we speak outRead more

Dreaming of a peaceful haven

I’ve mentioned before that we purchased our house from Paul’s parents, their house sale fell through and as a bridge, Paul took on the mortgage for our house with the notion to selling it straight away….well considering I am living here you’ve guessed that didn’t happen!  We didn’t manage to sell it and then gotRead more