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Open Up Their Imaginations and Teach With a Personalised Book

December 11, 2015

I love to read (when I get the chance), and have always been encouraged to do so from an early age by my mother.  She used to read mountains of books to me, bringing to life the story with her illustrative voice and choosing stories I could learn from.  My mum would often ask me at the end, ‘and the moral of the story is..?’ Which prompted me to think about the lessons …

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Fashion & Beauty

Festival Hair Idea – so quick and easy

June 25, 2015

It’s Glasto Weekend so what better time than now to channel the festival vibe?  This low chignon is so easy and quick to do you could even master it in the portaloos at a festival! It’s not just for festivals though, this hairstyle is great for every day when you’re in a hurry.  So, whether you’re off to a festival or just reminiscing about when you used to go, this …

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Must-Have: Cuddledry Baby Apron Bath Towel

December 13, 2016

Cuddledry’s grey stars baby apron bath towel, which launched earlier this autumn, is genius.  Before now, I had been struggling to get my baby out of the bath, laying her against my chest and drying her – only to end up with a sopping wet front and unhappy, wriggly baby. Their award-winning hands-free apron towel allows you to wear it by fastening it around your neck with the poppers (we’re …

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Breakfast Cookies: on-the-go healthy yumminess

July 9, 2015

These breakfast cookies are so easy to make. Yep, I just said cookies…for breakfast! They’re healthy and packed full of fruit and oats, making them a great snack for kids lunchboxes or you on-the-go too. All you do is throw the ingredients together in a mixing bowl, mould into shapes and bake for less than 20 minutes. A recipe all the family will love – even fussy eaters! Watch the …

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My Top Four End of Term Gift Ideas for Teachers

October 17, 2017

Recently, my son started school for the first time and with that, we all entered a whole new world.  I’m not just talking about the epicness of my child being at the age and stage in life where he goes to school (how did we get there?  Time flies), but the beginnings of school gate politics, school reports, extracurricular activities and teacher / parent social norms. Giving gifts to teachers …

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Maternity Outfit Ideas for Work & Everyday

September 4, 2017

As part of my maternity fashion video sries with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my final video focuses on maternity outfits for work, and how to look like you, look professional but also feel comfortable and cool.  I also look at outfit ideas for every day since, when you’re pregnant (and even when you’re not), daily inspiration is always needed, and pulling looks together …

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Maternity Fashion Tips for Each Trimester

August 29, 2017

As part of my maternity fashion video series with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my third video focuses on how to dress throughout the trimesters, what with your body shape forever-changing! In summary; Trimester 1 – personally, I wanted the safety net of the 12-week scan before announcing my pregnancy to the world and so, to avoid suspicious looks and probing questions, I dressed …

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Maternity Fitness Wear Ideas

August 29, 2017

Me during my second pregnancy wearing FittaMamma As part of my maternity fashion video series with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my fourth video focuses on what to wear to workout in while you’re pregnant, an occasion that is tough to dress for and tough to action!..but so important to get right. The correct support for your body has never been more important than …

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