Breakfast with Bob

On Tuesday 1st September we will be hosting “Breakfast with Bob the Builder” to mark the launch of the new show on Channel 5. Follow #Bobthebuilderon5 between 6.30am and 7.45am on Tuesday and get involved to have the chance to win a range of prizes. Also don’t forget to tune into the new show! We […]

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Damn you Google search bar

Have you ever had a lump or bump or rash or something else not quite right and googled your problem? It’s true that the internet can be such a valuable source of information and we can find things out in seconds, but sometimes this isn’t always a good thing. When I was approaching the end […]

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Learning begins at home: part six

Welcome to part six of our learning begins at home series. I have always felt that learning begins at home. I’ve written before about how I approach learning with the children and how every situation is a potential learning opportunity. From the moment your children are born their learning journey begins and they are sponges of life and all […]

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What’s in your makeup bag?

Do you have a favourite makeup brand or are you a what’s on offer sort of person? Perhaps you buy a brand that suits your skin type? Aside from the compulsory Bourjois black mascara, I have always been quite flexible when it comes to which make up brand I buy. That might have just changed… […]

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7 reasons why you should quit smoking for good

I have never smoked, never even picked up a cigarette. Smoking is something I feel very strongly about. Smoking killed all four of my grandparents, three of them had died by the time I was ten. Smoking, robbed me of my grandparents. I’m the person that will cross my entire family across the road to […]

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Returning to work as a nurse

becoming a nurse

If you’re part way through your maternity leave, or you’ve been raising a small child and are considering what to do when you go back to work, then you’re probably feeling a little bit overwhelmed as the time approaches. There’s a lot to think about, but the key is to stay relaxed and focused on […]

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Family-friendly days out: part eight

Welcome to part eight of our series on family-friendly days out. For this we stayed fairly local to us and visited The Welsh Mountain Zoo in Colwyn Bay. You can spend a lovely day learning about many rare and endangered species from Britain and around the world including Snow Leopards, Chimpanzees, Red Pandas and Sumatran […]

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