What I've taken from BritMums Live 2015

What I’ve taken from BritMums Live 2015

I can remember feeling rather anxious as  I travelled down to BritMums Live last year.  I was meeting up with some lovely blogging buddies, but I was also walking into a venue with 700 bloggers who were obviously going to be far more confident than me, more deserving of being there, than little old me!…Continue reading What I’ve taken from BritMums Live 2015

Enjoying life and eating cake

Enjoying life and eating cake #betterwithcake

This post is an entry for #betterwithcake Linky Challenge sponsored by Mr Kipling. Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/mrkiplingcakes. I do like enjoying life and eating cake – don’t you?  Anyone who knows me soon realises that I might sometimes eat chocolate, that I never eat sweets but I could not possibly live without cake! Whatever adventures Monkey and I…Continue reading Enjoying life and eating cake #betterwithcake

Learning to read

Learning to read #MorningWin

Monkey is amazing me on an almost daily basis at the moment; his confidence has come on no end since starting school.  I’ll be writing more about our recent review trip to Spain soon, but he was awesome while we were away.  He joined in, made friends, tried new things and not one single quibble,…Continue reading Learning to read #MorningWin

Putting All-Bran to the test

Putting All-Bran to the test #RealMumsAllBran

This post is an entry for the Real Mums of All-Bran Linky Challenge sponsored by Kelloggs with BritMums.  I’ve been putting All-Bran to the test on their 5 day challenge. I can remember eating Sultana Bran as a child, but I was never particularly keen on the standard All-Bran.  I was interested to see what…Continue reading Putting All-Bran to the test #RealMumsAllBran

breakfast with belVita

Breakfast with belVita

During the week it’s a mad rush to get Monkey out of the house in time for Nursery School. I’m sure I’m not alone with the ‘quickly, we’re going to be late for school’ daily routine! I’m normally pounced on by Brewster as soon as my alarm clock goes off in the morning, feed me…Continue reading Breakfast with belVita


#ORALBLoveYourGums Challenge

When BritMums mentioned the #ORALBLoveYourGums Challenge I knew it was my time to admit the full horror of my battle with gum disease.  I’ve had a 4 year battle to stop my gums from receding to the point of no return.  It hasn’t been pleasant and is all down to my own stupidity!  There I…Continue reading #ORALBLoveYourGums Challenge