Want to organise your day in style? Win a set of Old English Company planners

I’ve tried just about every planning tool there is, and for each element of my life I prefer something different. For my blog, I like to map everything out online. For my family activities, I like a monthly family planner. For holidays or events, I like lists. But when it comes right down to it, even if I have all these swish gadgets, I still need to write a list of what I need to achieve TODAY. That’s where a great organiser comes in. I particularly need this in my day job when even the best laid plans go out…

Black Friday deals and exclusive offer codes for my followers

Black Friday is here and for the next few days and into next week many retailers are offering huge discounts on items.  As a busy working mum with a toddler being a savvy shopping is essential.  Having a child means you always seem to be buying something or other and having a  baby or toddler generally means some sort of childcare too. I’ve rounded up some of the best deals and offers for you, including discount codes with some of my partners and brands I like. Remember though that it’s only a bargain if its something you already need. Amazon has…

Perfect, private photos of your kids and 25% off Lifecake for my followers

“I don’t want to share all our baby photos on Facebook. I don’t want to be that person who floods my whole timeline with pictures for every Tom, Dick and Harry to see or share as they see fit.”  This is how the conversation started, the one where Small Boy’s Dad and I had to decide where we would post and how we would share photos of our son when he arrived a few weeks later. We had a similar discussion eight months earlier when we agreed that we weren’t going to post photos of the scan. I rarely post…