I am Often Asked how to Keep our Lives Calm!

I came across this post below on my WP feed and it’s just what I needed to hear today. Rosemary is the owner of Soul Essence and she writes about all things mindfulness. If you need a little calm in your life every now and then, make sure you have a read at some of […]

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The S word: are you getting any lockdown loving?

If you’re not sure which S word I’m on about, it’s SEX. I wasn’t keen on using it in the title because my boy can read fluently now and I’m not ready to start the whole birds and the bees convo with him just yet. He’s already been asking where babies come from and how […]

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Can eating a vegan diet in pregnancy really be healthy?

The Wandering Mother Blog

A contribution post by Louise Palmer-Masterton There is a widely-held belief that humans are omnivorous (both meat- and plant-eating), so eating a solely vegan-based diet with no meat, fish or poultry cannot be safe in pregnancy. However, I and many others, would disagree with that statement. I was almost 40 years old when I was […]

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10 Games to Teach Your Kids How to Communicate with Others

The Greenwich Mummy | UK Family Travel & Lifestyle Blog

One of the most crucial life skills is learning how to communicate. Research shows that children with effective communication skills have a better chance of fitting in the community than their peers. They also learn better and are able to cope with stressful situations. Going through communication kids training can help improve your child’s personal […]

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Motherhood: Top 5 tips on how to breastfeed confidently in public

The Greenwich Mummy Blog | My top 5 essential breastfeeding and nursing products

National Breastfeeding Week (1-8 Aug) Last week was the week of National Breastfeeding Week. It’s been sooo long since I’ve breastfed but can still remember the anxiety that it gave me both times. It’s not that there’s anything wrong with breastfeeding in public, it should be more encouraged but it’s the not-knowing of how other […]

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Kids’ pester power causes ticking time bomb for NHS

The Greenwich Mummy Blog - 5 signs your child is a wild one

Forget the time-outs and the naughty step, many British parents are giving in to their child/children’s every whim during the lockdown and the repercussions could cause detrimental consequences for their health. Did you know that… • 1.9 million children at risk of obesity due to lockdown eating habits • One third of UK children overweight […]

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Tech and Homeschooling – yay or nay?

The Greenwich Mummy | Family Lifestyle & Travel Blog

The closure of schools in response to the Coronavirus pandemic has meant millions of parents are having to play the role of ‘full-time teacher’ to their already busy work schedule. Murray Morrison, founder of learning program Tassomai and ex-supertutor explains why it’s more than OK to lean on technology for support. Article by Murray Morrison […]

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A guide to helping your child develop a skincare routine

The Greenwich Mummy Blog | London Family and Lifestyle Blogger

Looking after children’s skin is very important. For my own kids, they don’t go a day without cleansing with water and a face cloth and moisturising with shea butter/coconut oil whip that I made. I know that when the kids get older I’d have to step up their routine. Children can grow up so fast. […]

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5 Brilliant Ways Mums Can Sneak In Exercise At Home

The Greenwich Mummy Blogger | Family Lifestyle Blog

A new study has found that 75% of women in the UK want to exercise more. But having a busy schedule, taking care of the family’s needs, or fear of being judged at the gym are holding women back from accomplishing their fitness goals. Fortunately, there are ways to workout while staying at home and […]

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