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? I Asked Mine

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.