A Mums Guide: How to Lose Weight for Free & Still Look After the Kids

I’ve always been slim, but since having the kids, and working from home, the weight has been slowly piling itself on. I don’t know how, but my clothes have started to get tight and I’m getting out of breath just thinking about running after the kids at the local park. …

Maternity Pay: 7 Easy Ways to Make Your Money Go Further

Maternity leave is meant to be a stressful time that you can spend with your new addition without the stresses of life getting in the way. Unfortunately, nowadays, this just isn’t realistic. Most of us mums have to think a good 6 months ahead before their due date about how …

How I can Afford to be a Stay at Home Mum

No, I’m not rich, and I do work, just possibly not the same way you do. Spurred on by my good friend Emma Reed, who recently wrote a piece about how she can afford to be at home, I thought I’d add mine too. Not Your Average Mum If I …

30 Hours of Free Childcare Explained: Do You Qualify?

Unless you’ve lived under a rock for the past year, you would have heard about the 30 hours of free childcare being rolled out by the Government across England this year, and you can now pre-register. Currently, all 3 and 4-year-olds are eligible for 570 hours of free childcare a …

Do We Really Spend Less on Father’s Day than Mother’s Day?

So like the rest of Great Britain, you probably bought your dad a card and pressie for Father’s Day, but did you spend the same amount as you did on Mother’s Day? While sales still rose, nothing compared to the bump shops get on Mother’s Day. So Why Do We …