How to give yourself a little boost with boots this 2018 - motherhooddiaries

How to give yourself a little boost with Boots in 2018

The year 2017 was the year of unhealthy overindulgence, especially during Christmas, when I went all out over the food. My brother had smoked a lamb for 8 hours, my mum had cooked a turkey and my dad roasted some beef. Furthermore, my sister-in-law m...

Returning to work after having a child

Returning to work after having a child

Heading back to work after taking a career break can be difficult, especially in today's job climate. Whether you have been on maternity, paternity or adoption leave, the prospect of heading back to normality, and into the workplace, can be daunting....

Choosing a baby rattle - motherhooddiaries

Choosing a Baby Rattle

When parents are planning for the arrival of their baby, baby rattles frequently come as an afterthought. More often than not, they just purchase the first available baby rattle they see or use the ones gifted during baby showers. It appears that baby rattles have been relegated to an inconsequential extra. However, as you will discover, rattles fo...

Me and the boys enjoying fruit shoot feature image - motherhooddiaries

Family Fruit Picking on the Farm with Fruit Shoot -#ItsMyThing

Fruit Shoot invited the Motherhood Diaries clan (that's me and my two boys) to Home Cottage Farm in Iver Heath for a day of fresh fruit picking, saying hi to the free-range sheep, chickens and a turkey, and enjoying a lovely picnic of delicious fruit-based snacks with lots of Fruit Shoot drinks to wash down all the fun. The aim of the event was to ...