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The Battle Of The Hormones – When Puberty & The Menopause Collide

Parenting teenagers is an emotional rollercoaster.  Throw puberty and the menopause into the mix and you have a toxic cocktail of hormones which is guaranteed to involve a lot of tears, tantrums and door slamming. There is something quite cruel about the twist of fate that places the…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #51

Good Morning and welcome back to the last week of Tweens, Teens & Beyond before the summer break with my fellow hosts Sharon at After the Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. With football fever now sweeping the country it seems wholly appropriate that our…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #50

Good Morning and welcome back to another week of Tweens, Teens & Beyond with my fellow hosts Sharon at After the Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. Last week’s link-up was quieter than usual yet still lovely to see some really interesting posts.  Our…

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Guest Post – Midlife Makeup Tips

If like me you are a woman with one eye on the latest fashions, the world of instagram is a pandora’s box of inspiration, awash as it is with ideas for new designers to look out for and outfit combinations from real people. One such lady and one…

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Fabulous Females Interview – Hannah Dwyer, Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust

Charities play a vital role in the fabric of our society, raising much needed funds for necessary research as well as providing an information and support resource for those who need it. The valuable role of the support services team within a charity cannot be emphasised enough, offering…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #49

Good Morning and welcome back to another week of Tweens, Teens & Beyond with my fellow hosts Sharon at After the Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. Last week’s link-up was spectacular!  There were some great posts and a lot of them as we…

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The Drugs Talk

University students are heading home, the school holidays are on the horizon and the party and festival season is warming up, which for parents of teenagers and young adults serves as a pertinent reminder that it is time to reiterate a few health and safety messages, not least…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #48

Good Morning and welcome back to another week of Tweens, Teens & Beyond with my fellow hosts Sharon at After the Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. For those who may be joining us for the first time this link-up is for parenting posts…

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