Shopping

Gluten and dairy – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

Sorry having to milk the red flowers. They don’t last long and then that’s it for another year. Sadly shopping comes round much more frequently. Another weekend shopping experience to be quickly forgotten. Yes we are always thankful to get some stuff. Things like bathroom rolls (toilet paper) and soap are getting easier to find. Finally some popcorn. Ok it’s just salty but we can add honey to it. But then the inner grump comes out in me. So many…

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Busy – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

Running round the small garden for what seems like the millionth time and desperately trying to find an excuse to stop for a few seconds. Thankfully a yellow rose is a suitable excuse for a photo pit stop. I’m sat writing this during another brief day pit stop. Son is having a wander round the garden, dreaming and working on what we do next this Sunday afternoon. It will be a short pit stop. Maybe 30 minutes at most. It’s…

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Best Puzzles for Toddlers by Age – Parenting Twins Article

As moms, we’re always trying to find new activities to keep our little ones busy. Because, if the kids are busy, we can actually get some stuff done, right?  Even though we spend so much time researching and selecting the right toys for our children, they still seem to be more interested in playing with random items they find around the house. But often, the novelty of that item fades quickly. So, considering that there’s always something else we need…

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Postpartum Recovery Products That New Moms Swear By – Parenting Twins Article

Postpartum recovery doesn’t get talked about enough. And is it any wonder? It’s not the most exciting or enjoyable topic. Most moms spend their pregnancies creating intricate birth plans and decorating the perfect nursery, but they fail to create a postpartum recovery plan. If you’re pregnant and you haven’t started thinking about how you’re going to take care of yourself in the postpartum period, our list of postpartum recovery products will help get you on track and going in the…

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Breathe – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

And breathe…. count to 10 and breathe again. More and more countries go into lockdown. We are surrounded by lands where schools have been closed. Meanwhile here in England our leaders give interviews only to carefully selected media supporters. Even the Chief Medical Officer gives an interview to a right wing newspaper. On the off chance you just might want to find out what our top medical person has to say on the crisis then you have to pay for…

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Coronavirus panic-buying: How to survive the supermarket – Parenting Twins Article

The UK has gone crazy with panic buying amidst the Coronavirus outbreak.I went to the supermarket this morning at 10am, when it opened. I struggled to find a parking space, there weren’t many trolleys left and inside was absolute carnage. By 10:15am the toilet roll aisle was empty. The pasta was all gone, the CAT LITTER, of all things, was almost empty. In true British style, the digestive biscuits were gone and the teabags were fast running out. I tried…

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10 Tips to get the most out of the Boxing Day sales – Single Mum, Parents Article

You might be experiencing more holiday cheer than cash after Christmas. Boxing Day is here, but do you feel more heft in your tummy than your wallet? At this point, sales from stores are popping-up left and right. To get the most out of Boxing Day store promotions, read on for 10 tips you can follow.10 Tips to get the most out of the Boxing Day sales1. Do Your ResearchGoing into a store on Boxing Day might not be the…

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How to Dress a Petite and/or Curvy Figure in Fall Knits – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

*The following is a guest blog post by Courtney Imade of Living the M Life. It’s no secret that fall is my favorite season. When we think of fall, we tend to think of changing leaves, cooling temps, and cozy sweaters. But for a long time I disliked the way I looked in fall sweaters. I would see something that looked so cute on a hanger or a model but then when I put it on my 5’3” curvy frame…

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Amazon Prime Day is Today: Everything you Need to Know – Single Mum, Parents Article

Prime Day is an exclusive annual event for Amazon’s Prime members. This year it starts today Monday July 16th, at 3: PM ET and ends Tuesday 11:59 the next day. Current members enjoy snatching deals and grabbed on exclusive offers. Are you on board yet? What can you do right now to get ready and shop like a pro on Prime Day? 1. Join Prime todayObviously, you must be a Prime member to take advantage of the impending deals. No…

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