I’ve been driving since 2004. In that time, I have had 5 cars. Of those, I had to put 4 of them through MOT’s at one point or another. If you’re like me, your MOT is one of those annoying … Continue reading What Happens If You Forget Your MOT?
If you read my blog regularly, you’ll probably know that my son, Sam has Autism and attends a special needs school in another district. My daughter, Syd attends a local mainstream school. For the most part, this works alright. They … Continue reading When The Kids Have Separate School Holidays
My daughter is almost 7 now, and we are beginning to teach her about money, and saving for things she wants. Alongside that, we are explaining that it’s a good idea to save money for your future as well. With … Continue reading Saving For Your Child’s Future
Sam is coming up for 8 years old now, and he has what has been labelled with, “Low functioning Autism, and challenging behaviour”. He can’t talk yet and has profound learning difficulties. Sam gets really anxious around medical professionals. People … Continue reading Visiting the GP with an Autistic Child
When you’re raising a family full time, romantic moments tend to be few and far between. Even those in a loving marriage will struggle to find the time to spend alone with their partner, with any notion of privacy being … Continue reading 3 Golden Rules for Planning a Couples Retreat
Last year, I took both kids camping overnight, on a 1-1 basis. This year, I am pulling out all the stops! Our family camping plans for 2019 involve me taking them both camping together – by myself! I know what … Continue reading Family Camping Plans For 2019
If you read my blog regularly, you’ll know that Syd is a big fan of both toys AND making youtube videos. When the team behind Cutetitos got in touch and asked me to join in with their twitter party and … Continue reading Cutetitos Review & Giveaway
It’s fairly safe to say that most days, we all agree that being a mum is a privilege, yes? That much should go without saying. No matter what your situation is like right now… Chances are that you wouldn’t turn … Continue reading Let Go Of Mum Guilt
I’ve seen lots of people asking when should kids have smartphones recently… So I thought I’d share my thoughts today. You would think by the title of my blog that I am all for kids having tech. That’s not the case … Continue reading When Should Kids Have Smartphones?
My hubby mentioned the importance of colour branding to me last week, and it got me thinking of the whole “pink for girls, blue for boys” thing. It’s worth noting that I am not a fan of using colours to … Continue reading The Importance Of Colour Branding