Author: loosea

Returning from Maternity – Curtailing the Confidence Crisis

In just over two short months, my maternity leave is coming to an end *sob*. At the end of August, I will be saying goodbye to my leggings and bag full of nappies and baby wipes, and instead swapping them for a smart office dress and a bag full of working mum essentials, such as my diary, my purse, my business cards and my pen (the sperm pen from Kicks Count is my pen of choice, although that choice is possibly slightly frowned upon for external meetings). When I returned to work after having a year off with Erin, I definitely suffered from...

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Coping with Post Partum Hair Loss

When you have a baby there are various things you expect in the weeks and months that follow. Extreme Tiredness – check, bleeding – check, swollen ankles – check. There is a long list of symptoms that you are warned about before hand, and that are fully expected once you have welcomed your child into the world. There are a few symptoms however that no one ever seems to mention, and for me, by far the biggest shock, was post partum hair loss. For both of my pregnancies, I benefited from the joy of thicker, glossier and fuller hair...

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Goodbye Threenager Years…

Tomorrow is Erin’s Fourth Birthday. My eldest daughter, my first born, my baby, is turning four, and ever the cliché – I cannot believe where the time has gone. It seems like only yesterday I wrote last years summary – Toddler to Threenager, yet so much has changed, and when I look back at those photos Erin looks like such a little dot. You do not notice them change when you are with them every day, but blink and you miss it, suddenly life has passed you by! Daddy has the day off work tomorrow and we are heading off to...

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Personalised Father’s Day with GiftsOnline4U

Father’s Day is fast approaching, and all over the country, Mums will be racking their brains to come up with something special from the little ones; something that Daddy can cherish forever and something that the children can be involved in.  Picking that perfect gift can be really really tough, but for me there is something special about personalised products, especially when young children are concerned. We were recently approached by GiftsOnline4U to check out their fantastic range of Personalised Father’s Day gifts – with so much to chose from, there really is something for everyone, with a range of...

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RECALL – Mars / Galaxy Products

Mars have issued a voluntary RECALL notice on certain types of their Mars and Galaxy products due to a potential risk of salmonella – which can cause stomach cramps, sickness and diarrhoea. If you have any of the items listed below, you should NOT consume them, but keep the product and contact the customer care team for a full refund. In order of: Brand and Product, Product ID, batch best before, description code, code date, market Galaxy Milk 200g Bar AC76R 719G1SLO00 06.05.2018 UK 719G2SLO00 06.05.2018 UK 720A2SLO00 13.05.2018 UK 720B1SLO00 13.05.2018 UK Galaxy Milk 4x42g Multipack Bars AF67D 719G1SLO00 06.05.2018 UK 719G2SLO00 06.05.2018 UK Galaxy Milk 42g Bar AN22R...

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