Kids & Parenting, Self Care & Personal Development

Alone time

‘How does it make you feel during moments to yourself? Do you enjoy them? Do you feel guilty about enjoying them? Do you try to plan them? What is your dream 15 minutes alone. Being a parent but wanting time alone. How does it make you feel?’

Self Care & Personal Development

‘No Poo’ Update

It’s definitely no worse than it was while using shampoo and conditioner but I don’t see any improvement yet. My hair looks OK when pulled back into the bun, although there are days I am tempted by dry shampoo, but as soon as I let it out of the bun, it looks an absolute mess. If only 'Greasy Scarecrow' was an acceptable look...

Kids & Parenting, Self Care & Personal Development


Why am I tricked into feeling like I can only make resolutions on January 1st? Do I now have to wait another 12 months before making any further attempts to create better, healthier habits?

Morning coffe
Self Care & Personal Development

Morning Routine. Update.

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the desire to change my morning routine and get myself into new, better habits, and I said I’d keep you updated. So here's the update: I failed miserably!

Self Care & Personal Development

‘No Poo’ Method

Last week I decided to give the ‘No Poo’ Method a go for the next month. And no, for those of you who don’t know, I am not planning on spending the next month severely constipated! The ‘No Poo’ method is a movement in which people are washing their hair without using shampoo. The idea being that shampoo contains lots of chemicals and nasty things which actually strip away the natural oils of the hair. In return for this, the hair produces more oil to make up for it, which causes hair to become greasy.