How the weather can affect anxiety may seem a bit of a random title for a blog post but stick with me. Some people are affected by the weather in really negative ways like SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) however this isn’t what I suffer from. I love warm cosy winter evenings, under a blanket listening to the rain outside. I actually quite like the winter months but they do affect my anxiety. Little Man was born in October 2012 and the winter that followed that month was a harsh one. There was a lot of snow and I was a… View Post

What do you think when I say Marigold? Rubber gloves right? Oh there is so much more to Marigold and I have had the pleasure of finding out more about their products which if you know me is pretty much my cleaning dreams come true. They provide so many more amazing cleaning products than just rubber gloves and Marigold very kindly sent me some of theses products to try out. Firstly we’ll talk about their range of cloths, there are cloths for every cleaning need. My favourites are the Oops Away Multipurpose Cloths which come on a roll, a bit… View Post

So we are a week into the Easter holidays and if you are like me then you will be climbing the walls because of the rain! There is so much rain!!! With a 5 year old boy who needs to be outside and occupied all the time and an energetic 1 year old I have had to be on the ball with rainy day activity planning. So today I am sharing with you 5 of my top rainy day activities to do with the kids when the rain seems to be endless! Baking – Okay so it means a messy… View Post

I love trying out new cleaning products especially ones that have less chemicals and nasties in them. I was really interested to try Nimble Babies child friendly cleaning products as they were unlike other products I had seen before. Nimble Babies very kindly sent me their Milk Buster and Sticky Stopper products to try and I have been giving them a go over the last few weeks. I was excited to try the Milk Buster in particular as cleaning bottles is my least favourite job. Little Lady only has one bottle a day now but all of her bottles have… View Post

While your small one-bedroomed flat might have been great for you and your partner when you were first getting together, that space can start to look small when you’re planning to start a family. There are a lot of different things you’ll need to think about when you’re budgeting for the arrival of a new addition, and one of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is whether you can afford to move into a bigger home. Though the concept of moving somewhere larger might seem impossible, particularly when you’re planning on living with a single income for a while,… View Post