Taking control of my finances with Monzo

Inside: A review and my experience of the Monzo bank app I have always been a bit crap with money. I think it comes from the fact that I grew up with money and so took everything for granted. I racked up big debts at uni, always asking my dad to bail me out and pay for everything. In short, …

Review of the Babboe Big-E

Inside: A review of the Babboe Big-E cargo bike Over the last year, we have been trying to make a conscious effort to reduce the waste we produce as a family. We’ve cut single-use plastic down to almost nothing and have also cut down the amount of beef we consume, as that plays such a big role in the global …

The Curly Girl Method – My Experience so far

curly girl hair

Inside: My experience with the Curly Girl Method. I was born with an ever so slight wave in my hair but that soon fell out and left me with poker straight hair all through my teens and early 20’s. Assuming I’d be stuck with straight hair forever, I’d long for curls and buy all of the tools I could that …

The best Virgin Piña Colada recipe, EVER!

Inside: The best non-alcoholic Piña Colada recipe you’ll ever taste! Quite a bold claim but honestly, once you try this recipe you’ll agree that it is the best Piña Colada you’ve ever tasted. It has taken me an absolute age to find the perfect ingredients but this is the winner – my go-to drink for summer from now on! Now …

Mummy Style | Personal Stylist Experience

Inside: Review of my Mummy Style Experience with Renee of Mummy Style I haven’t always loved clothes. I blame the fact that my mother always dressed me in hideous hand-me-downs and ugly dresses. I finally rebelled against her tastes as a teen and dressed in Adidas joggers and baggy t-shirts. She was horrified. I think it was Britney Spears who …

Glamping in the UK with Somerset Yurts

Inside: Our glamping experience in the UK, a gifted trip with Somerset Yurts I never saw myself as a camping enthusiast, having never been as a child to have my own fond memories. But after our experience last year (albeit a very wet and windy one) has made me appreciate the freedom that comes with an outdoors holiday. I’ve eased …

3 Easy dairy-free dessert ideas

Inside: 3 of our favourite dairy-free dessert ideas Over the last 6 years, I have tried lots of different dairy free recipes but these are easy and toddler-friendly. I also enjoyed them myself when I was dairy-free while I breastfed my son. Chocolate Brownies I may or may not have eaten a whole tray of these to myself at one …