Hello hormones…

Can you tell me what this is?  If you guessed progesterone, then you would be right. This, is something that my body fails to produce enough of. My body has never quite got the hang of the hormone thing, or at least getting the right balance of hormones. I had no idea how much of […]

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Getting rid of the Mummy Tummy!

This is not something I have blogged or even spoken about, to anyone, until recently. Don’t panic, though, I won’t be showing you photos of my Mummy Tummy, I think that would be taking being honest and open too far…. I have a Mummy Tummy, a lot of women do. The combination of weigh gain, […]

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So, the Bounty pack thing?

(Image source) Last week, I received an e-mail, asking me to join in and sign the petition, that is being brought against Bounty, who provide sample packs, and take photos of newborns, on maternity wards up and down the country. From what I can work out, having read a few articles, blogs and opinions on […]

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A thoroughly depressing scientific breakthrough!

I am usually excited by scientific discoveries, especially when they mean the world is closer to finding a cure for diseases like AIDS or cancer, or new treatments or genetic code breakthroughs, that mean we understand diseases or conditions better, and why they happen. I am fascinated by the human body, how it works, and […]

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Magic Moments – 3rd Time Lucky!

I’m linking up with Jaime from The Oliver’s Mad House, for her Monday Magic Moments. She has a lovely blog, and this is going to be a fun and interesting linky. Why don’t you join in? My Magic Moment this week is an old one. I wanted to write about my first visit to South Africa, but […]

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It’s NOT morning sickness!

Disclaimer, I am NOT pregnant. However, the Duchess of Cambridge is, and I am delighted for her and Prince William. We’re big Royal Family fans. I am not delighted at the fact that the poor woman is suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum and has been hospitalized for treatment. I feel incredibly sorry for her, having suffered from the […]

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Bringing back the red lipstick!

This is a bit of a random post, we’ve had a hard week and weekend. We’ve all had a “flu” bug, we seem to be in the midst of a germ fest, I guess the weird weather isn’t helping. Small boy was sick all weekend, but thankfully is back to normal again. I hate it […]

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