Author: mummytrials

Neutrogena Light Therapy Mask

I am someone who has not been blessed with flawless glowing skin, I would say my acne started driving me crazy over 15 years ago. I always imagined I would grow out of it, that is what countless professionals would tell me. I was referred to different dermatologists and I honestly never achieved anything with …

Back To Reality

Hello readers! I hope you are managing to survive the buzz kill of all months… January. I returned to work on the 8th after two weeks off, I would say lovely weeks off but I was bedded with the flu. My plan of action was to relax, enjoy the festivities and get the house all …

New Years Resolutions

So I’m a few days late but Happy New Year! I have been in bed since Christmas super ill, Thankfully I’m slowly getting better. I completely missed Christmas day which I felt terrible about but at the same time I’m so grateful that Sophia & Bruce could go to his parents and still enjoy the …

November Update

James Owen

Hi everyone, I hope you are all well. I wanted to do a quick November update so here I am! We seem to have been super busy since August, Life has been so hectic and I am just ready for some chill time. I returned to work after a year off in August which has …

Trick or Treat

Halloween 2017

Halloween is almost upon us! I absolutely love this time of year and have always been slightly obsessed with Halloween. I love the costumes, carving pumpkins, decorating the house and having fun playing Halloween themed games. I really think recently the stores in the UK have upped their game when it comes to Halloween, Gone …

Shopping Haul

Toddler Shopping Haul

Shopping… I hate going shopping when it’s for clothes for myself but when it’s clothes shopping for Sophia, I love it! I usually leave wishing I could get some of her outfits in my size and have serious wardrobe envy. I am positive that other parents have experienced what I have nicknamed the “mumdrobe”. The …

Toddler Obsessions

Toddler obsessions, They are a funny thing. One thing I learnt quite quickly when I became a mum was how quickly a child can become obsessed with something and how quickly toddler obsessions can drive a parent up the wall!  These little people can become die hard fans of cartoons in a split second, walk …

8 things I took for granted before I became a mum

Becoming a mum is the best thing that has ever happened to me. I would not change being a mother for anything in the world! I remember when I was pregnant laying in bed and something clicked, Yes becoming a mum would bring a wide range of challenges and changes and turn my world upside …

Toilet Training

potty training guide

  It’s happening! Sophia is toilet training! Sophia has used the toilet on and off for a while now but as some of you may know we see a speech and language therapist so it’s been a struggle for her to communicate when she needed to use either the potty or the toilet. I will …

Gift Guide – Fathers Day

gift guide - fathers day

Fathers Day is not that far away, taking place on the 18th June it’s a chance to spoil our dads, show them how much we love them and to do something special for the men in our lives. In true dad fashion usually when we ask what they would like for Fathers Day they tell us …