Being a Redhead Lifestyle

Interesting Facts About Redheads You Might Not Know

Interesting Facts about Redheads You Might Not Know As a young teen, I hated my red hair. So much so that from the age of 17 I bleached it blonde. It wasn’t because I was bullied necessarily, it was more that I was very aware that people just didn’t seem to like red hair. I …

Baby Life Family

How to Survive your First Baby Swimming Lesson

  How to Survive your First Baby Swimming Lesson – How the hell was I going to survive my first Baby Swimming Lesson when I was struggling to keep my head above water at home? What if baby gets hungry and kicks off, starts screaming uncontrollably? Do I even have the right baby swimming gear? …

15 Google Searches of a new mum
Family Newborn Life

15 Google Searches of a New Mum

If motherhood came with a manual, things would be so much easier wouldn’t it? The problem is, nothing about motherhood is predictable. You just have to ‘go with it’ and rely on your instincts. But what if your ‘instinct’ is broken. What if when people say, “oh don’t worry, you’ll know what to do when …

Homemade Halloween Decorations
Crafts & Homemade Lifestyle

Homemade Halloween Decorations

Homemade Halloween Decorations. Halloween is just around the corner. With both our girls birthdays being around the same time and what started as a small gathering with a few spider webs hanging around here and there, has escalated. It’s now this big affair we host every year as a Birthday/Halloween celebration. And it takes a …

3 Things You Can do to Help with PMS Symptoms
Being a Woman Lifestyle

3 Things You Can do to Help with PMS Symptoms

I have no affiliations with any of the links mentioned in this post. To follow on from my last post about PMS – 3 Reasons You Want to Leave Your Partner during PMS, here are 3 things you can do to help with PMS symptoms. There are many mysteries to life and PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome) …

Being a Woman Lifestyle

3 Reasons You Might Want A Divorce During PMS

Updated 29th March 2020: I decided to update this post because as i write the country has been on lockdown due to the Coronavirus pandemic for a whole week now. And it’s looking more and more likely to continue for a number of weeks to come. Households up and down the country are finding themselves …

Family Lifestyle

Don’t Judge my Waif & Strays

  Don’t judge my waif & strays – Over the years we seem to have accumulated many, what I call, waif and strays (I mean this in the nicest possible way). These people have come into our lives in many different ways; Some Mr O already knew when I met him and over the years …

Product reviews

Walkright Girls Butterfly Sandals

My review of the Walkright Girls Butterfly Sandal… Walkright Girls Butterfly Sandal Walkright Girls Butterfly Sandal *Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase.   I bought these shoes from Amazon which were …

Smear Test - Abnormal Cells
Being a Woman Lifestyle

Smear test & Abnormal cells

Smear Test & Abnormal Cells Smear Test also known as Cervical Screening is a hugely important topic that needs much more discussion then it probably gets. As does the result of abnormal cells.  Considering the latest public campaigns surrounding Cervical Cancer, I was surprised to see that screening rates have dropped since 2012. Around 72% …

Lifestyle

First post nerves…

First post nerves… So, this is my first official post. I keep telling myself to breath as I type, knowing as soon I press ‘publish’ my very personal thoughts and feeling are out there to be criticised and judged. I’m scared but excited at the same time. I love to read and I’ve tried to …