• Mum life July 26, 2020
    When I said one of my new year’s resolutions was to write a book, …
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  • Family Days Out July 9, 2020
    Dominic Cummings ‘Barnard Castle’ jokes aside, Chillingham Castle is a sight for sore eyes for …
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  • Mum life December 15, 2019
    As new parents, we don’t get out much so making date day count is …
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  • Mum life July 24, 2019
    Handbag essentials tend to change when you have a toddler in tow.
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  • What to eat when you’re a new mum

    Planning ahead is the key to success when it comes to eating well after having a baby, but these past few weeks have been really tough on this new mum over 40.

    Planning ahead is the key to success when it comes to eating well after having a baby, but these past few weeks have been really tough on this new mum over 40.

    Teething remedies that really work

    It started with drool, then came chewing, crankiness, loose stools and finally a lot of sleepless nights. There’s no doubt that teething has been hard on nine-month-old baby Cyrus as well as his maman and baba. As a result, H and I have scoured the globe…

    Towie, eggs and finding Mr Right when you’re 34

    At the age of 34, my guest blogger Greyeyebrowgirl admits that she has still not met the love of her life and has what she describes as “womb ache”. After reading her post (see below), it got me thinking about my own journey. It’s truly amazing how…

    How a nursery is Hatching Dragons in London

    With childcare provision currently in the spotlight here in the UK, Cennydd John, founder of the UK’s first bilingual Mandarin-English nursery, talks to Saffron and Cyrus about why he thinks there is a need for a more multicultural approach.

    With childcare provision currently in the spotlight here in the UK, Cennydd John, founder of the UK’s first bilingual Mandarin-English nursery, talks to Saffron and Cyrus about why he thinks there is a need for a more multicultural approach.

    Mumpreneurs’ app to combat loneliness on maternity leave

    After The Duchess of Cambridge made a heartfelt confession about the “loneliness” of motherhood. Saffron and Cyrus talks to two London mumpreneurs about their new app to help mums connect with each other.

    After The Duchess of Cambridge made a heartfelt confession about the “loneliness” of motherhood. Saffron and Cyrus talks to two London mumpreneurs about their new app to help mums connect with each other.

    Marbles and memories on a trip to Wallington Hall

    Find out how H and I found common ground on a family day out at Wallington Hall in Northumberland.

    Find out how H and I found common ground on a family day out at Wallington Hall in Northumberland.

    My first unofficial return to work day

    Today I’m having my first unofficial Return To Work day as a new mum over 40 and it’s not because the office is closing at 2pm and they’re all off to the pub.

    Today I’m having my first unofficial Return To Work day as a new mum over 40 and it’s not because the office is closing at 2pm and they’re all off to the pub.