Marcus Rashford launches new website to support families over Christmas Holidays

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Marcus Rashford MBE and the Child Food Poverty Taskforce have launched a new website; http://www.endchildfoodpoverty.org on December 18th, coinciding with the transmission of a new BBC documentary which has been following his campaigning efforts to tackle child food poverty. The website has two main aims. Firstly, to help vulnerable families and children to find support […]

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Merry Christmas To All!

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas! Despite the crappy events we’ve all experienced this year, there are times when there’s a silver lining. Take care of yourselves and your family over the festive period and new year. With lots of love, The Wandering Mother & Co. The magic of Christmas never ends and its […]

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Book Review: Big Splash Circus by Karina Choudhrie

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There’s no surprise – we love reading a new book. My children’s school teacher may argue otherwise as I never seem to read the school books with the kiddos (I do, but it’s sporadic) but they love getting a brand new book to read. The kids have a good collection but there’s always room for […]

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10 Easy Ways on How To Make Your Money Go Further

Around 2 MILLION under 30s are in serious financial debt A scary but realistic fact. The truth is chilling. Especially for the under 30s who have a child/children or are living on the poverty line – or sometimes both – it’s even more distressing. There are many people who are in debt and  experiencing mental health […]

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How to stop back pain stopping you!

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A contribution post by Michelle McWilliam.  After carrying your baby nine months, mothers then carry said baby in their arms or a sling or are found carting a car seat about. Then, as children grow you are carrying heavier – and wrigglier – small children. Of course, that’s all part of motherhood and our body […]

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Review: GlowArt Kids’ LED Light Up Drawing Board

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Christmas is coming!  I am counting down the weeks already! It’s the only time of the year that I really plan for – the Christmas dinner, the tree, the colour scheme for the tree decorations… everything! There’s something really magical about the festive season and I love it. We need all the magic, hope and […]

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Can eating a vegan diet in pregnancy really be healthy?

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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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Family Travel: our staycation getaway to Kits Coty Glamping, Kent

We’re back! If you’d seen my post a couple weeks ago, I was so happy to announce that I was able to book us for a short two-night staycation. Last week, we stayed at the Kits Coty Glamping site in Aylesford, Kent. I booked this family trip for us during the summer holidays and it […]

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We LOVE Kidbrooke’s Cator Park North Adventure Playground!

If you’ve never been to Cator Park Adventure Playground before then it’s definitely one park that you need to add onto your little bucket list of local outdoor places to visit with the kids. I wrote a post last year about the launch of the Cator Park playground but wasn’t able to attend as I […]

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