Adding a collagen boost to my day

*This is a review post. I was kindly sent an item to try* I haven’t really made any firm resolutions this year, although self-care and taking care of me, is something I do want to try and focus on. I recently started to try and up my skincare game, and have added some supplements to […]

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It can’t be that hard to find a mattress that works.

It can’t be that hard to find a mattress that works, can it? That’s what I said. A month ago when we decided that the current mattress we have really isn’t working for me. We own a popular Ikea mattress. It was recommended by loads of people, and to be fair, it is a pretty […]

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Soothing skin with Oilatum

*This is a review post. We were sent items to review and share about* As a parent, one priority for me is skincare for my kids. That sounds a little strange, but having spent a lot of time dealing with my daughter’s eczema, it’s something that is always on my mind. Her skin cleared up […]

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Hearing loss and perspective, with Specsavers

*This is a collaborative post in partnership with Specsavers* If you have normal hearing and do not struggle with hearing loss, then like me, you probably have never really thought about what it must be like to lose your hearing or to realise that you might be suffering yourself. I recently attended what I would […]

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Easing cold symptoms with Snufflebabe

*We were kindly sent some products to review for this post* Cold symptoms, coughs, snotty noses, the sneezes, and all those lovely things come with being a parent and when you have little children or even bigger ones, snotty noses and colds can mean unhappiness, sleepless nights, and are generally not much fun. There are […]

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Reliable hygiene with Milton

*This is a review post. We were kindly sent items to review* I am a big fan of Milton products, and used them as a nanny, preparing bottles for the children I looked after, as a nurse, cleaning equipment like feeding tubes, and then as a parent, making sure the equipment I was using for […]

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Looking after myself this winter.

* I was sent some products to review for this post* I am looking after myself this winter. I have shared a little bit on my social media and on this blog about struggling with winter and how it affects my mental health. This year I decided to try and get on top of some […]

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How a Busy Parent Can Look After Their Health

*this is a collaborative post* Image by Sasin Tipchai  Being a busy parent, whether you’ve been one for a long time or have just become one, can take over your life. Your children’s health will often take priority over your own when it comes down to it, but taking care of your own health should […]

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