Month: May 2018

Hobbycraft x Elizabeth Scarlett

Hobbycraft x Elizabeth Scarlett, and the Best Ever Buffet

I used to think I was allergic to crafting with the kids. The sheer glimpse of an errant few specks of glitter, the loom bands clogging up the Dyson, a small child’s hand mushing together multiple colours of modelling clay into a sludgy brown… it’s enough to give me heart-stopping anxiety.

Pharmacy2U review

Life Admin: Pharmacy2U

When Elfie was diagnosed with a chronic health condition, one thing that struck me was how much sheer admin is involved: we spend so much time ping-ponging between GPs, Consultants, clinics and pharmacies that you need to possess the diary management skills of an Executive-level PA to keep up with it all.

Dealing With Hair Loss

Dealing With Hair Loss: My Experience

Despite knowing it could be part and parcel of child-bearing, hair loss was just never on my radar. I really wasn’t prepared for mine to start falling out in massive chunks, that’s for sure.

heartbreak in your thirties

Heartbreak In Your Thirties

I never ever expected a break-up to make me feel so devastated. I’m thirty-two years old and have my shit otherwise held pretty tightly together, so having my romantic life shake my core so thoroughly has been a huge shock. But heartbreak does not discriminate.

How do children feel about divorce?

How Do Children Feel About Divorce?

If you’re thinking of ending your marriage and you have children, there’s no doubt your biggest concern will be the impact your split will have on your family. I felt exactly the same; I was absolutely horrified at the damage I’d be doing to my kids by divorcing their father.