The Friday Five

Well hello there, my lovelies! We made it through another week! For those of you who have had half term this week I hope you have had a really fun week and some happy and joyful children who relished spending time with you and behaved impeccably… and if not – it’s almost over!! Ava breaks up today, and whilst I…

How to Support a Friend Going Through IVF (egg donation)?

Those of you who are mothers or who conceived easily the natural way, may or may not have met a person openly struggling with infertility. As an IVF survivor (I tried for my daughter for 4 years and went through 2 IVFs), I know that not all infertile couples are open about their experiences but there are many who seek…

How to Be a Stress-Free Parent – 7 Spot-On Tips

A parent is the caretaker or mother or father of their offspring. Being a parent is stressful or stress-free depending on how you treat your kids. If you’re a home parent or working parent, single parent or married parent, you should remain cool and calm no matter what the situation is. There is no such thing as stress-free parenting. But…

6 Ways to Create a Travel Journal

There are so many ways to remember a travel experience. For one, there’s social media. It’s such a huge part of everyone’s daily lives now, it’s almost impossible to move around without it. Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, they all hold pieces of what’s happening in our lives including mundane activities like drinking coffee or eating a good meal. Photo by Kira…

This Is Us and Faking Friends #LittleLoves

It’s Friiiiiiday! Hello there, how are you? I hope you are really well. I still feel like absolute crap and it’s doing my head in rather a lot, so it really has been about the little things this last couple of weeks. Welcome to this weeks Little Loves! Read I’ve actually read a book! I’ve been ill with flu for the…

I’ll Say Shit in Front of My Daughter, But I Will Not Say …

Ok, it’s not quite that straightforward, and I don’t think I’m a terrible mother so please hear me out. I try not to swear in front of my daughter, but I swear a lot and so sometimes it happens. I decided that it was better to teach her that as an adult I am allowed to swear, but as a…