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Happy Healthy 2017: Approaching Week One

Dec 30, 2016 1 Comment by

So just last week I wrote about my plans for 2017. The past three years I have spent on a dieting yo-yo. Going down by 3 stone and up by the same again. I thought that getting down to that weight would make me happier, but I don’t think it did. After all, losing weight […]

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Cadburys #Cadvent Collection

Dec 21, 2016 No Comments by

I had to share this new with you all, as a massive chocoholic, I squealed when I saw this email pop up in my inbox today! What’s better than Cadburys chocolate? Cadburys chocolate that you don’t have to share of course. Which is why this looks the perfect gift! As Christmas draws near, Cadbury announces […]

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Stop The Christmas Hate.

Dec 03, 2016 No Comments by

It’s that time of the year again, where people decide to get the ‘Elves on the Shelf’ out, and partake in some festive fun. So it’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but do you know what? That is their choice to do something fun for the kids. If they want to spend hours putting something […]

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Helping Your Child’s Education At Home

Oct 22, 2016 No Comments

I have four children in four different schools, all in different year groups and all working at different levels. It can be confusing to know what I can do to help them. I like to think I have a good grasp of education, after all I did pass 12 of my CGSE exams at┬álucky reasonable […]

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Overstretched CAMHS, but where does that leave us?

Oct 06, 2016 No Comments

My first born son has a diagnosis of ADHD and ASD, this is a diagnosis he had 9 years ago from when we were living in Essex. In Essex it was a quick process for diagnosis, the schools referred him and we were seen within a few months by different specialists. Now all these years […]

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Time to learn to love myself?

Jul 04, 2016 2 Comments

Just over two years ago I started my weight loss mission. I was tipping the scales at almost 14 stone, which was pretty big for my tiny 5’nothing frame, I looked pregnant, but reality was I was just carrying a food baby. Since then I have never gone back to that weight, I lost 3 […]

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Child Max, A New Type Of Insurance

Jun 28, 2016 2 Comments

Insurance is boring, I get it. As an adult we have to deal with so many different types of insurance, from car insurance to house insurance, even mobile phone insurance, the list can seem never-ending. No one wants to spend out the money on it, but you do for assurance that in the event of […]

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When your teenager gets attacked…how do you react?

May 05, 2016 1 Comment

As a 31 year old mum to a 13 year old, I like to think that I can still remember my school days and the issues that arise. I like to think I’m ‘down with the kids’, although I am sure my kids would probably disagree. I was a tough teen myself, I was a […]

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Pizza Express Kids Party Review

Apr 15, 2016 1 Comment

It’s so hard to know what to do for the children’s birthdays, they want a party but it’s so daunting as parties can be such hard work for us parents. Firstly it’s finding something the kids will love, then worrying about the mess, the food…the list goes on. But I may have found the perfect […]

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