BBC Mums and Mental Health #MumTakeover

Some of you may or may not already know that I was asked if I would like to get involved with the BBC mums and mental health event that is taking place in Blackpool this week where Stacey Solomon, Rochelle Humes and Giovanna Fletcher will join BBC 5 live radio presenter Anna Foster to host the UK’s biggest conversation about Mums and Mental Health. I was asked by the BBC to film a short video talking about my experience as…

Family Christmas Gift Guide

It’s Christmasssss! (well nearly) and it’s one of the most magical times of the year, however its also a time where not all of us have a lot of money. If you’ve got a big family you’ll know what I mean when I say christmas is expensive, I am the oldest of 3 but my Auntie has 4 children & 2 step children and my Uncle has 2 children & 5 step children so as you can tell it’s quite…

Adjusting to Life As a Work At …

As most of you know, I went self employed back in August and after 3 months I feel like I am starting to find a balance between my work and home life even though they are both very much intertwined. It isn’t guaranteed that Alyssia will nap in the days anymore but when she does it gives me that little bit more time to get jobs done. At one point I found myself working into the night, I would start…

#YoungMumsProject FT Claire Rocks #25

Welcome back to week #25 of the #YoungMumsProject. This Week we are joined by the lovely Claire from Bumps, Babies, Tots & Teens Mummy Diaries.    Hey there, I’m Claire and I’m a mum to 5 boys. When I came across this opportunity to write a guest post for the Lovely Zoe here at Mummy & Liss, I jumped at the chance. I’m now 33 years old, Married, Mummy to 5 sons and have my own business. By the time…

Christmas Gift Guide For Dads

Does anyone else find it really hard to buy for their dads/grandads/partners (the men in their lives)? Because I do! I have been thinking and this is what I think my partner would like from our daughter: 1. Beard Grooming Kit £25 – What is it with men growing their beards out in the winter? Something to do with keeping warm? Probably – what better way than to keep it in good condition with a beard grooming kit. 2. VR Headset…