• Happy Birthday hux
    Motherhood

    New Parents: It Does Get Better

    When it comes to the depiction of motherhood, Hollywood has a lot to answer for. Think about it: even in the dope-smoking world of the movie ‘Knocked Up’, once baby’s born (via a massively…

    September 29, 2016
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    Beauty

    The Best REN Products

    REN is one of those solidly good skincare brands that always delivers for me. They’re not faddy, they’re not flashy, they’re simply reassuringly effective. Plus Caroline Hirons swears by them as a pocket-friendly yet…

    September 15, 2016
  • Breakfast Salad
    Food

    MTT: Breakfast Salad

    Lunch is my nemesis. That might seem a little dramatic to say, but when you work from home and spend your days ping-ponging between marmite on toast, avocado on toast and last night’s leftover sausages you’ll…

    September 7, 2016
  • Growing On Up
    Motherhood

    Growing On Up

    When it comes to my children I hover somewhere between occasional private emotional wreck and purposefully stoical. I might shed the odd tear once or twice (hello, Cold Feet new season/random Radiohead songs/THE NOTEBOOK obvs)…

    September 6, 2016
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    Motherhood

    The Best Children’s Book Quotes For Adults

    It’s funny that, despite being some of the simplest stories, children’s books often carry the most poignant messages of them all. I remember the first time I cried at a kid’s book: Love You…

    August 31, 2016
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    Motherhood

    Our Perfect Pet

    Recently, I almost got a dog. It was winter and I’d had a stretch of long and lonely nights alone at home, as well as an unplanned yet entirely beneficial six month period of abstinence,…

    August 22, 2016