Tips and tricks to be confident with breastfeeding in public

While breastfeeding is the most natural way to feed your baby, many mothers feel nervous about feeding in public. In fact, a recent study by Lansinoh, who has been supporting breastfeeding mums for over 35 years, found that three-quarters of mums feel more cautious about breastfeeding in public, as a direct result of COVID-19 and […]

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Better health, eating better, and feeling better.

*Getting my self back into a better health space working in partnership with Optibiotix* Better health and losing weight are always a tricky topic to write about because my perspective is not going to always be the same view as someone else’s. For me, being healthy and a comfortable weight has been somewhat of a […]

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Financial retirement options – reverse mortgages.

*This is a collaborative post* Are you reaching the age of retirement and thinking of ways to supplement your income? Or thinking about your retirement during times that can seem a little uncertain? It may be worth having a look at some options that may be suitable for you. One thing that may work in […]

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Home hair cuts. Why I do them and how?

The blog post where I confess I cut my own hair, and why home hair cuts work for me. I have long, thick, wavy (ok it tends to frizz a lot) hair. I have a lot of hair. It’s a blessing and a curse. It grows fast and is hard to manage. It doesn’t like […]

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That creepy man in your Instagram inbox? It’s a scam

That man saying nice things to you in your social media inbox – it’s likely a scam…. For a while now I have been very vocal on my Instagram account about certain things that happen on that site. I am becoming slightly infamous for “naming and shaming” fake male profiles on there. People have asked […]

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Our week in photos – June, another lockdown birthday.

Welcome to Our Week in Photos. Our way of sharing our week and what we get up to with our family abroad and grandparents who like to keep up with our life and antics. Another week, June is almost ended and it’s my birthday this time. It seemed a little unfair that we did the […]

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My Sunday Photo – skittles perspective

My Sunday Photo – This is the leftovers from our Skittles video fun this week. What happens when you leave them for a bit, a rather striking photo. I am actually thinking of getting this one printed, it’s rather interesting and fun. Linking up with My Sunday Photo to share the love. Please do not copy my work, or use my photos. Thanks © 2020 karen reekieAll Rights ReservedOriginal […]

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Fonts are important, choose them wisely

*This is a collaborative post* When you are writing a blog post, or creating a social media post, or even writing a document to be published, something you need to consider that is just as important as the content, message, and image you want to share is the fonts you use. As a blogger and […]

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Meal plan Monday – using up leftovers

Meal Plan Monday. Looking at my week, and making sure the cries of “I’m hungry” don’t happen too often, but we all know that children are always hungry aren’t they? Feeding my food allergy and food choices family with a mix of cooking from scratch and sometimes throwing a ready-made meal their way. We shop […]

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