Confidence And Why We Should Have It.

I have to admit I am not all that confident at times, I can be a little shy and nervous, mostly because I am scared of doing something wrong. The lack of confidence can be a number of things, you may be body confident but not confident enough to answer a question in a pub quiz. You may be smart confident because you know it is factually correct but not confident with grey areas. Don’t worry it isn’t just you, there are millions of people over the world who aren’t confident in one way or another. For me this stems from childhood, I had one particular teacher at school (who was a lovely lady but stern) if she asked me… View Post

Wiley’s Finest Prenatal DHA Supplement Review

Since finding out my sister Amy is expecting we have been getting organised and getting her everything she and the baby needs. Every expectant mother should get the best care for themselves and their baby. There was no limit to what we would help her with and so when Wiley’s got in touch and asked if we would like to try out some of their products we thought who better to benefit than Amy. We got my sister Amy to try it out for two weeks to see if she noticed a difference… Wiley’s Prenatal DHA fish oil supplement provides support to both mum and baby before, during and after pregnancy. The DHA is there to help develop areas in the… View Post

Summer Travel Essentials

Have you booked your family summer holiday yet? Over the Easter holidays, many of us turn our attention to the next major school holiday, where we plan to spend two weeks of sun-drenched (at least one hopes!) bliss away from the stress of it all. However, holidaying with the family isn’t always easy and just one wrong turn can lead to a nightmare of illnesses that can easily ruin that relaxing holiday you’ve dreamed about so much. For that reason, I’ve put together a list of our travel essentials… Hübner’s Silicea Gastro Intestinal Gel We love trying new foods while travelling abroad, however with that can often come some side-effects. Hübner’s Silicea Gastro Intestinal Gel is designed to help soothe the symptoms… View Post

6 Ways To Help You Sleep Naturally

There is nothing that we love more than sleep, well maybe food but you see my point. I will be 100% honest without a good nights sleep I am such a moody person. I can be difficult, grumpy and I get emotional, it’s not good and not fair on Cora at all! So here are a few things I use to get a good night sleep. 1. Shower/Bath If you have the option to take a shower or a bath I would. Especially after a busy or stressful day I find that taking the time to shower really helps my muscles and mind relax ready for bed. The thought of feeling fresh and clean can really calm the mind and… View Post

Gin Gins Candy Helping To Prevent ‘Morning Sickness’ During Pregnancy

Morning Sickness has to be one of the worst things during pregnancy. It affects each one of us differently, and at this moment in time, it’s hitting my sister Amy who is five weeks pregnant HARD!  Morning Sickness seems to exasperate all the negative things about pregnancy, nausea, fatigue, as well as how easily you can become aggravated. So, when The Ginger People got in touch to congratulate Amy on her pregnancy I spoke to them about how Gin Gins candy might be able to help her. Gin Gins Candy is available in a tasty caramel sweet and contains a 30% ginger per sweet. Working within the digestive system, ginger can help to boost digestive fluids and neutralize acids. Given… View Post

In 1931 Thomas Smith Gave Us… Sudocrem

Not many brands have such a rich heritage in both the world and The Harrison Household specifically. However, Sudocrem certainly does! I mean seriously, in the 80’s and 90’s did you even have a first aid cupboard or draw without a tub of Sudocrem in it? Which is why when Sudocrem themselves (well the PR team behind the brand) got in touch and asked if we’d like to review both the Care & Protect and Skin Care Cream we rejoiced. Sudocrem Care & Protect Shortly after celebrating 80 years on the market, Sudocrem launched care & protect. This unique formula of Sudocrem has been designed specifically to help prevent nappy rash. The cream works in three ways; It starts by creating a… View Post

Dealing With Blue Monday – The Most Miserable Day Of The Year

The third Monday of January is commonly known as Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year. A day in which are all feeling our most sorrowful and gloomy in accordance to Psychologist Dr Cliff Arnall. To be honest I find the vast majority of January to be rather blue. The flickering lights of Christmas have disappeared. We’re all trying to stick to New Year’s resolutions that the majority of us hate. The nights are dark. The mornings are dark. We’re broke. Need I go on? Anyway, for that very reason, I’ve put together a list of quick pick me ups. These will hopefully turn Blue Monday into the feeling of a Sunny Saturday (see what I did there?) Schedule… View Post

6 Ways To Get You Motivated On A Morning

We all struggle at this time of year to get up in the dark and motivate ourselves to work. It isn’t easy to get up in the dark and feel like you are going to have a good day. We have all been there so here are some of the ways I start my day to be more productive and happier. Make The Bed I have read over and over on the internet and books that making the bed really helps to start the day off right. It is a simple task that is easily achieved that gives you a win for the day already. This small task for me means I can carry on the day knowing I have… View Post