Easter Egg cards

Easter activities for kids at home

During these unprecedented times when the world is quiet and the houses are bustling during the COVID-19 outbreak, Easter is looming, but things are going to be different this year. Last year, the kids and I spent Easter (and my middle one's birthday...

Man and woman in love

What you should know before you start your fertility treatment steps

If you have difficulties conceiving, and you have been trying for at least six months to get pregnant, then now may be the time to consider fertility treatment steps. Trying for a baby can be a challenging time, especially if you have been dealing wi...

The Arch London Hotel review

Arch London Hotel Easter Family Fun Package Stay

My family love embarking upon new adventures, especially when it involves travel and a luxury place to stay, even if for just one night. Back in 2017, we enjoyed a lovely Family Fun Package stay at The Arch London Hotel in Marble Arch, and the kids loved it so much that we secured another stay at The Arch London, this time with an Easter twist. The...

Elder Care

Elder Care: the Options

Nobody wants to think about what will happen to their parents as they become more dependent on family support. So, it’s important to think about how to make their lives as simple and relaxed as they ease into old age. Loneliness can contribute to mental health problems, especially as we age, so relying on a home team is important for our wellbeing....

Family enjoying outdoor activities

Kids should have access to outdoor play facilities all year – #PlayMustStay Winter’s Tale

During the summer of 2019, Motherhood Diaries joined forces with The Association of Play Industries (API) #PlayMustStay campaign which highlighted the need to get children outdoors and playing in their parks and playgrounds. We explored how less screen time and more time spent on playgrounds positively impacted not only my boys' lives but our entir...

Man and woman saving

Investment options for your family’s future

It is safe to say that children are expensive. So putting money aside may seem impossible, especially if your income is low. Assuming all debt has been paid off first, saving for your family can be the most wonderful gift that you can provide your children because, not only can they start their adult lives without debt, but getting them involved ea...