*This post does contain affiliate links, where I earn revenue if you click and make a purchase* I recently started making more effort to look after my skin, including bits of me that generally get neglected because they are mostly under clothes. Living in the UK means I am not exactly in shorts and t-shirts […]READ MORE
I have to confess something. I am a popcorn snob. I am very picky about it and what I will and will not eat. I loathe the microwave stuff (although I do know it can be handy) and I strongly object to paying cinema prices for a bucket of never very warm and not that […]READ MORE
Sharing a guest post today about JOMO, being ok with missing out. Read on to find out more and how it works and some of the tips I will be putting into place myself… It’s the season of New Year resolutions and I have decided that mine is going to be taking a step back […]READ MORE
We have now been homeschooling for almost seventeen months, and some days it feels like we have just started and the novelty hasn’t worn off, other days it feels like I can’t remember doing anything else. There are some things I miss and things I don’t miss now we are homeschooling so I thought I […]READ MORE
This is a fun and easy cheese scone recipe for kids, scones are usually easy to make and turn out well. This recipe is one I’ve adapted to make gluten & cows milk free. You could use vegan or normal cheese depending on what you prefer or need allergy wise. This makes about 10-12 scones. […]READ MORE
I have to confess I am not a fan of traditional lemon drizzle cake. Unless it’s made really well, I find it sticky, and too lemony (yes, that is weird) and I don’t like the icing. This lemon cake is my version of a citrus cake, with the lemon zing you want but still a […]READ MORE
*This is a review post, we were kindly sent a product to try* I am always on the lookout for sensory play ideas for work and home, and ones that are non-messy usually works best. Messy play doesn’t need to be stressful and require lots of clean up, there are toys, and resources out there […]READ MORE
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 […]READ MORE
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. It is finally January 2020 and Christmas seemed to come and go fast. I love Christmas but it is good to […]READ MORE
*This blog post does contain an affiliate link which if you click on, and make a purchase does earn me some revenue* Nope, this isn’t one of those hilarious meme things on how to cut a cat’s claws about pinning a cat down and ending up needing a visit to the hospital for stitches. It […]READ MORE
- Beating the January blues.
- Our week in photos – too much coffee but no cake…
- Adding a collagen boost to my day
- Taking a year. Taking time for us.
- Easy gluten and dairy-free Valentine’s Day cookies
- Teen Take Over Tuesday – Rugby sucks…
- Vegetarian, gluten and dairy-free shepherds pie.
- Meal Plan Monday – mum’s on a health kick…
- It can’t be that hard to find a mattress that works.
- Our week in photos – Rolling into January
- All things pet related
- Anxiety & Me
- Beauty and skincare
- Being a greener family
- Book reviews
- Everything else
- Family Life and Parenting
- Fertility, Pregnancy & Birth
- Food is life
- Friday's Rants from The Soap Box
- Home & Garden
- Home schooling life
- I am not just "mum"
- Life with food allergies
- Meal Plan Monday
- Mental Health
- My style and things I love
- On your bike
- Reviews & Stuff we love
- Sensory Processing Disorder
- Toys & Games
- Travel, days out & family activities
Welcome to Cats, Kids, Chaos. We started over 9 years ago, originally as The Mad House of Cats & Babies, in a blur of sleep deprivation. We share family life as we live and see it, and try to keep it real. I write about food allergies, homeschooling, parenting a teenager, product reviews and everything in between. The odd cat post may feauture too. Welcome to the chaos, grab a cup of coffee and join us!