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The CRUK Advertisement Campaign IS dangerous

As a fat person I am discriminated against. I feel like I have less discrimination than others because I’m not as marginalised as some, I’m a mum that’s had two c-sections and I’ve constantly said how ashamed I am of my body. The truth is if I go to the doctors for ANY reason I will be told I am …

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Felix at 9 Months

My baby boy is nine months old already. Time is absolutely flying by and his 8 to 9 month of life has brought plenty of changes. He now has his first two teeth and his top two are just there moving down about to break through. We can see them pretty clearly but they haven’t cut through the gum yet. …

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Cosatto Woosh XL Review

A couple of months ago we purchased a new pushchair for Felix. We originally had a travel system which was great for the birth – six months bassinet type pram but when we flipped it to parent facing Felix looked uncomfortable, the straps were at odd angles and the soft cover foot muff didn’t really stay in place. Getting him …

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Paying Off Debt – Update

Back in March I wrote about how, as a family, we are doing all we can to pay off debt, improve our financial situation and improve our credit for the future. In November 2018 by debts with collection agencies was £4,060 and credit card debt was £930. We were also in arrears with our rent of about £300. The situation …

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A High Risk & High BMI Pregnancy

High BMI pregnancy often leads to the pregnancy becoming ‘high risk’ and that can affect a woman’s maternal mental health. However, there are many different reasons you can have a High BMI pregnancy and it does not have to relate to health. Many women facing a high risk pregnancy have fears and obstacles in their way. This can make what …