• 5 Date Night Ideas Making Time For Us

    5 Date Night Ideas: Making Time For Us

    We all know that life is hectic, especially when you add kids into the equation! Finding time to enjoy an actual date when you spend your days fielding poonami’s, projectile vomit, school or nursery runs, 5am wakeup calls, and constant demands for snacks can be difficult at the best of times. Mr C and I have been chatting this week about finding more time for us. The reality of it is that babysitters are not always forthcoming. Finding the energy to actually get dressed and leave the house can definitely be a chore, too! So between us, we’ve come up with 5 date night ideas that we can do from…

  • New Home Wish List: MummyMamaMum Is Moving!

    The move is now only 4 weeks away, so naturally my thoughts have turned to STUFF! As in stuff that I can buy. Legit. Without getting told off by Mr C! Except maybe I’m getting a bit ahead of myself. Because let’s face it, moving is already a pretty expensive deal, and we are on a fairly tight budget these days. Add to that the fact that we need quite a lot of stuff, and seriously I could end up spending a small fortune. I knew I was going to need to shop about, but Love The Sales has basically done all of the leg work for me!

  • Stress Free Mamahood Choose Happiness

    Stress Free Mamahood: Choose Happiness

    One of my all time favourite films is Trainspotting, and I was thinking about that famous quote (y’know, the “choose life” one) a lot today. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not comparing my life to that of a heroin addict (unless you count coffee as the ultimate drug?!) But I do find that whenever big life choices come my way, my brain automatically takes itself back to my student days, which were mostly spent smoking cheap roll-ups and watching Trainspotting waiting for the epic end scene!

  • Chill Out Avoid A Heatwave Meltdown

    Chill Out: 5 Ways To Avoid A Heatwave Meltdown

    You might have missed it (y’know, if you’ve been in a cave or something) but it has been bloody hot this week, and it’s set to continue for at least a few days. The thing with kids and heat is that heat affects so many different things that it can be almost impossible not to lose it somewhere along the way.