Using a menstrual cup for the first time.

Let me start by saying that this post is very much not an ad. I paid for my menstrual cup myself. There are some Amazon ads, which are affiliate links, later in the post, as I thought you might be interested to know what I bought. As you can imagine…

Living Arrows 7/52 {2019}

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a…

On being a stay at home parent: Mindset

I often find myself reading a lot of posts on blogs, social media and in private Facebook groups about the difficulties that women face (and I’m going to say women, here, only because I haven’t read any accounts from men on this matter, but it doesn’t mean that stay at…

Living Arrows 6/52 {2019}

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a…

Outside Every Day in January

When I set my 19 goals for 2019, I perhaps somewhat foolishly declared that I would be aiming to get outside with the girls every single day this year. It must not have rained for a while when I decided that this might be a good idea! On the whole,…

Living Arrows 5/52 {2019}

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a…

Making over the ensuite bathroom

This is an advertorial feature. When I set my 19 goals for 2019, I chose a few home improvement related goals. One of them was to have our front door repainted, as it was on my to do list for most of 2018 but never happened for one reason or another. Another is to…