Baby Diaries #5 – Injections

Last week we had the dreaded 8 week injections although ours were at nearly 10 weeks due to the baby boom in our area. The appointments were all fully booked around the time we needed them. Never mind we have had them. Ours were at 4pm. I don’t like them at this time of the day because if they have a…

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Slips and Falls Injuries Hurt More Than Just Our Physical Selves

Slips and falls accidents have the tendency to be extremely costly. In fact, according to the National Floor Safety Institute, injuries due to falls are the number one cause of injury and cost an estimated $13 million per year. If you fell as a result of someone else’s negligence, you could be entitled to compensation. Immediately following a slip and…

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Real Life Fun and Play with Casdon Toys

Everyday I see my daughter developing her speech and play skills. In fact she’s really into copying everything we say or do at the moment. Yes we really have to watch what we say! Baby girl knows I work in a supermarket in my “day job” and is so obsessed with shopping. We were extremely lucky to be sent a…

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Meetchu – A Dating App with a Difference

OK, well you know I’m happily married, but being asked to check out the new dating app – Meetchu sounded useful to those of you who are dating. Years ago when I was dating you had the online dating websites, (which I may have used!) but dating apps were unknown. Back then you were always eager to get home and…

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Living Arrows 26/53 (2018)

Welcome back to our little weekly round-up of Living Arrows 26/53 (2018). I’m enjoying getting into the routine of sharing a little bit of our life and how my gorgeous 2 year old is growing away so fast along with the new baby! You can catch up on my last post here: Living Arrows 25/53. The idea behind Living Arrows…

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Night Sky Star Map Review

Next month sees our 5th wedding anniversary. So when Modern Map Art got in touch asking if we wanted to review a night sky star map I thought it would be ideal as a gift to us for celebrating 5 years of married life. I’m a bit of a star geek and love the night sky. Stars are wonderful to…

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A Canvas for our Family Wall with My-Picture.co.uk

Having another baby and becoming a family of four means we are having to update our family wall of pictures and photos. This wall is going up the stairs in our new house. It’s full of memories of our wedding 5 years ago and pictures of baby girl throughout her first year. When My-Picture.co.uk got in touch to try out…

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7 Alternative Ways to Pay for Your Travel Lifestyle

So many people never get to travel because they are convinced they can’t afford it. Instead of resigning to the idea that travel isn’t an option, modern-day wanderlust-ers are finding innovative ways to get their travel funds together. The truth is that regardless of your current financial situation, there are ways that you too can afford to travel. Supporting Your…

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MOT and Summer Car Check Tips

The Summer holidays are here. The weather is hot and sunny and the days long. If you are thinking of taking advantage of these hot days and taking a driving holiday, whether it be in the UK or driving across the channel abroad your car needs to be in tip top condition. Did you know that in the Summer, the…

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#LuckyLinky Week 64

Hello and welcome back to #LuckyLinky Week 64. As you all know I love to enter competitions and have been doing it for years, much longer than I have been blogging! So I want to see all your lovely competitions all in one place. It will make it much easier for all of us who love to enter competitions and…

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Fun Bath Toys from Escabbo

Bathtime in our house is great fun. Baby girl loves nothing but getting in the bath with her toys and playing in the bubbles. In fact she won’t get out until the water is cold! This past week we combined playing in the bath with the toys we got sent from Escabbo with the new Child’s Farm products. Childs Farm…

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Beat Summer Holiday Boredom By Getting In The Garden

The six weeks or so that the children have for summer holidays from school can seem an awfully long time to a child. They get bored very easily, but just for a moment consider how it is for children in some other countries. For instance, in Spain, the holiday lasts 12 weeks, and in Australia, it is 10 weeks. These…

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Baby Diaries #4 – Colic and Reflux

Last week we took baby dottie to see a cranial osteopath to help with her colic and reflux. Plus try and help her posture as she’s always a little scrumped up towards the right. Although she was a c section baby she was forceps delivered as she had sunk really far down into my pelvis. These left a little bruise…

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