The cry of war entered our house through the scream of my baby. My daughter was 6 weeks old when eczema waged war on us, we knew this enemy well as we had battled the condition with our son for most of his life. This time the enemy was far more brutal and invaded more and… Continue reading The cry of war- Eczema week 2017
Childs Farm launched in 2011, they have a range of products for children that contain natural, ‘free from’ ingredients with no parabens, SLSs, mineral oils or artificial colours. Childs Farm is now the second largest baby & child toiletries company in the U.K. In fact, they won gold this year at the Mother & Baby… Continue reading Have you heard of CHILDS FARM?
When I received my box of MooGoo, Dusty Girls makeup I was so excited, natural makeup at last! The box it was delivered in has a big cow on each side, Monkey always loves to colour in the cow. The makeup itself is also beautifully packaged in mellow, dusky tones and lovely natural illustrations. On… Continue reading Dusty Girls Natural Make Up.
In serval corners of my house there are jars or bottles of things fermenting and bubbling. Visitors will often be offered a taste of these amazing (in my opinion) substances, they often find them tangy or sour, but I love them. It all started approximately a year ago with Milk Kefir. Milk Kefir grains are… Continue reading Bubbling jars of love!
When I was pregnant with Monkey one thing I was so looking forward to was weaning, exploring foods with my child. Different flavours, eating out, the food markets in London and of course, baking. Well, that didn’t work out for me, it’s been a bloody nightmare. Oh well, onwards and upwards. As the smallest crumb… Continue reading Extreme weaning
I felt like I was living a nightmare, this should be the happiest time of my life; two beautiful children and the chance to be a stay-at-home mum. I was worried I would get postnatal depression with my son, as I was more prone to it because of my history with OCD, but it never… Continue reading Postnatal depression
Since my amazing little Ladybird was born, life has been non-stop, I knew it would be hard but wow, what a shock! I must admit I’ve been feeling down, I can feel myself slipping backwards. I don’t feel like me, I’m sure I’m not the only mum or person to feel like this. Constantly washing,… Continue reading Getting me back