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A Mum-friendly place to treat ourselves

A Mum-friendly place to treat ourselves

Being a mum is hands down the most beautiful thing in the world, but of course it can get a bit tough sometimes! Although their lovely faces and a mother’s love makes it all worth it, it does not take away the fact that it all can get very exhausting. According to Psychologist Dr. Nava R. Silton, taking a momcation or indulging in self-care is not just be good for your physical, psychological, and socio-emotional health, it will benefit your family members too. You will go back refreshed, a better wife, and a more patient mother. VIEW the POST

Making Christmas magical for you and your kids (even if you’re dreading it)

Making Christmas magical for you and your kids (even if you’re dreading it)

Christmas can be a wonderful time, but for many of us it’s a day that we edge closer to with a mounting sense of dread and sadness. For many of us, the inevitable expense and logistics that come with negotiating a successful family Christmas. For yet more of us, Christmas brings with it a series of emotions related to traumatic experiences that are only exacerbated by the relentless enforced joviality of the season. Those of us who have lost someone around Christmas time or have spent their childhoods with little to look forward to over the festive season can find it extremely difficult to muster the goodwill and enthusiasm that go into every cup of Christmas cheer. It’s an emotional ordeal that would tax anyone but for those of us with children the problem is compounded. Image Credit Kids make Christmas, that much is a self evident truth. Their smiles as they ...

A quick and simple Easter treat with Hotel Chocolat

A quick and simple Easter treat with Hotel Chocolat

I love this recipe, it is great to get the kids involved at Easter time and you can decorate the cakes as creatively as you like. It's also better as it uses honey not golden syrup. When I received the Easter Goody Bag from Hotel Chocolat it instantly made me think of cornflake cakes with a bunny on top.  I also loved the goody bag as there are chocolates for the grown-ups too!  VIEW the POST

Win with Planet Health Direct & Australian Bush Flower Essences…

Win with Planet Health Direct & Australian Bush Flower Essences…

**CLOSED** Courtesy of the very generous Planet Health Direct, I am giving one of my lucky readers the chance to win a product from the LOVE SYSTEM of their choice; a special treat just in time for Valentines! The products range from face wash, hand cream, cleanser, ex foliating cream, neck/face gel, body lotion and the Replenishing Night Cream that are all made from Australian Bush Flower Essences. You will find the face care range here: http://uk.planethealth.com.au/Our-Products/Aust-Bush-Flower-Essences/CERTIFIED-ORGANIC-Skin-Care.aspx?view=list To enter this competition, please do any of the following in the Rafflecopter entry list, if the Rafflecopter box isnt working for you then please leave a comment on my blog telling me this and also leave the name of the product that you would choose if you won this great competition. VIEW the POST