Dear Mummy, while eating our Sunday roast in front of the telly we were watching BBC Countyfile, it was a special show following the adventures of the presenters leading rambles across the UK, joined by viewers and youngsters to help raise donations and awareness for BBC Children in Need. I love the outdoors and spending … More Our Countryfile Ramble for BBC Children in Need #HatsOn
Dear Mummy, we’re in the midst of festival season and our home has exploded with camping gear as the peak #GetOutside season is in full flow. My folks have camping equipment, sleeping bags, tents and utensils just clogging up the hallway until our next camping trip. Their thinking is why bother putting anything away when … More My Wild Night Out Camping! #WildNightOut2018
“Stop rushing. Slow down and enjoy the beauty of life.” Debasish Mridha Dear Mummy, Oi! Slow down. Isn’t it time you started enjoying breakfast as opposed to woofing it down in the mornings? Your typical day involves getting up super early (before me) and heading into work, while checking emails and eating breakfast at your … More Breakfast on the Slow with Dorset Cereals
Dear mummy, this year we vowed we would do more to help our local community so when we heard about the NSPCC’s Speak Out, Stay Safe programme we just had to help spread the word. The NSPCC needs your help! They are looking for volunteers in Hampshire to help children Speak Out. Stay Safe. In 2015/16, the NSPCC’s … More NSPCC – Speak Out, Stay Safe volunteers needed
Dear Mummy, christmas jumpers are notoriously frumpy and a fashion faux pas. Usually my folks pick the worse type of itchy wool, cheap and nasty Christmas jumpers….but not this time! Thanks to ultra-trendy fashion label Selfish Mother, which, despite what its name might suggest, loves to give back, a bunch of supermodels have designed the most … More Fashionable Christmas Jumpers by Selfish Mother
Dear Mummy, I may only be at nursery at the moment but I know you enjoy making pack lunches for our days out. BritMums (a parenting network) have challenged bloggers to take part in the #FloraLunchbox Challenge in an effort to spread the word about healthy lunches (excuse the pun). The aim was to create some healthy … More The Flora lunchbox challenge – for a clueless mum
Dear mummy, I’ve known for sometime that you suffer from endometriosis. I can tell when you’re in pain or in a low mood. So what is endometriosis or ‘endo’ as you like to call it? It’s a condition where cells like the ones in the lining of the womb (uterus) are found elsewhere in the … More Endometriosis and Me
Dear mummy, we had the pleasure of meeting a real sports hero recently, Olympic gold medalist Maddie Hinch. Fresh off the plane from the Rio Olympics and doing the rounds as part of BBC Inspire and England Hockey events across the country called #HockeyFest. BBC Inspire is a great initiative encouraging kids to get active … More Meeting an Olympic gold medalist!
Dear mummy, I’m a crazy toddler and over the summer months you are always trying to find ways to keep me hydrated and cool. Children are at a greater risk of dehydration than adults as they have higher water requirements in relation to their body weight especially when playing sport or during warm weather. With all the fun … More Keeping me refreshed over the summer!