What to do when contraception fails

Unfortunately, no birth control method is 100% foolproof so it’s important to know what your options are if you think you haven’t been completely protected against pregnancy. Perhaps the condom split during intercourse or you think your diaphragm was positioned incorrectly. You may have even forgotten to take your pill. …

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How to form new habits

You’ve been feeling sluggish for no particular reason, every little task seems like a trial and the world in general seems a little bit grey. Deep down you know what will help you feel better; a healthier lifestyle. You’ve been busy juggling work, family and friends so you’ve neglected yourself, …

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Chill Factor Tutti Fruity Slushy Maker review

We were recently sent a Chill Factor Tutti Fruity Slushy Maker to review, I have seen these in the shops before and often thought about getting one, but never got round to it – Sophie is a huge fan of anything cold – ice cream, milkshakes, slushies….. but not only are …

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Got Parental Control?

Are your kids safe online? Youngsters today are familiar with the internet from an early age. Whilst this offers many benefits and its educational reach is enormous, it does leave them vulnerable to potential dangers. Coming into contact with people who aren’t who they say they are, viewing inappropriate material, …

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Speaking to Mum

When Mum died I wasn’t in a good place (understandably) I felt that she had passed away with so much left unsaid between us. At the time I got really down about it. I felt guilty and wondered how she had felt about our relationship, which was by no means …

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Memories of Mum

Memories of Mum

With Mothers Day almost here, retailers have been reminding us since valentines day and its hard not to think about Mum even more than usual. It’s such a bittersweet time of year, as of course Sophie loves spoiling me, but I can’t help but miss my Mum more than ever. …

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