• How to make date day count as new parents

    As new parents, we don’t get out much. That’s a fact. We’re also part of the ‘Sandwich Generation’ – with people to care for at…

    How to have the perfect panto experience with a toddler

    Family days out over Christmas and the new year are not complete until you’ve ticked off a trip to the panto – “oh no they’re…

    Keeping fit and healthy with the Great North Elmer Parade trail

    As a new mum over 40, one of my priorities is to keep fit and healthy and joining in the fun of this year’s St…

    Where can I take my toddler on a rainy day in Newcastle?

    There’s nothing like an unexpected downpour to ruin a family day out during Bank Holiday weekend. Luckily, there is still plenty to do in Newcastle…

    Why networking over lunch with small businesses is my happiness booster

    What did you do on your lunch break today? Did you even take one? It’s not easy to take a break at times, but I’ve…

    Breastfeeding – a must-read for any new mum over 40!

    With Public Health England figures revealing the proportion of breastfed babies in Newcastle upon Tyne has fallen significantly in the last 12 months, I thought I’d wade…

    New mum stops for coffee – Olive & Bean, Clayton Street, Newcastle

    These days when I leave the house I prepare for it like a Girl Guide and while I have everything in the bag as a…