Lockdown is an alarming & daunting time for anybody, but the thought of having to occupy a toddler with activities, increases the pressures tenfold. Here are 40+ activities to keep your toddler occupied during lockdown, even if it is only for 10 minutes so you can have a hot cup of coffee. Inside activities.
I wrote a post a little over a week ago about my love for lockdown. I still love lots about it, like the family bubble and not having to worry about the outside world. In fact I still love it—full stop! Buuuuuut, I’m also losing my shit a bit. I’m still worrying about stuff that
It’s a tough time right now, and one of the many worries that lots of us have is how our loved ones are coping during the Covid19 pandemic and whether there’s anything we can do to cheer them up during lockdown. It could be someone who’s feeling down about being out of work, going crazy
What a strange, scary time we’re living in. Confined to our homes unless we need essentials for an unknown duration. It’s enough to make even the most introvert of us get cabin fever. My Husband, Dean, is a Key Worker, so I’m solo parenting a lot at the moment whilst he’s at work. I love
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Dear Donna, I understand that this problem might seem a little trivial right now given everything else that’s going on in the world. I hope you may have an answer for me nonetheless. My question is, do I give this boy another chance? We matched on a dating app some 9 months ago. I already
Every time I hear the word ‘budget’ , I think of the Chancellor standing outside 10 Downing Street with that red suitcase and holding it aloft for the tens of paparazzi there waiting to snap a quick photo. Yes, budgeting. It’s not easy. Whatever income you have coming in, it’s all about prioritising, especially if
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Yes, spring cleaning doesn’t have to just involve washing your curtains, hoovering under the sofas or Dettoling the kitchen cupboards (obviously you take the food out first) . It can also mean having a digital sort out. By this, I don’t mean getting the screen wipes and wiping down your phone, laptop or Ipad screens.
People keep saying things to me like ‘can’t wait to go out when is over’ as if it’s expected that we are all super excited about socialising again. We must surely all be desperate to get to that overcrowded bar with friends we’ve been avoiding for ages? No, I’m kidding – normalcy is an exciting