health, parenting

Allergy Alienation

…my little boy is different from other kids and that my experience of parenting has been skewed by that. I like to think it has made me more considerate but in reality it has just made me anxious and controlling.

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reviews and giveaways

Oliiki app review

Two members of the Mummykind team with kids at different ages (and a growing baby bump!) were given the opportunity to try out the Oliiki app, an app designed to aid your baby’s brain development from early pregnancy through to 2 years old. The app itself is free to download, and then you can choose to […]

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parenting

“Momo” Isn’t the reason I deleted the YouTube app

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff   If you haven’t seen the frankly terrifying pictures and stories of “Momo” flying around social media you must have been living under a rock. I’m not going to add fuel to the fire by showing the image here though, and I beg you not to search it (especially not on […]

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pregnancy

Taking control of my second pregnancy

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff There is another baby on the way in the Mummykind team! I’m pregnant with baby number two and this time round I know quite a bit more about what I am doing. I have already had a couple of midwife appointments and in that time I have been able to exercise […]

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parenting

Decluttering Christmas

For the first time ever I’m doing away with the polite “oh, you don’t have to get us anything” because that doesn’t actually mean anything. We have a fairly definitive list of things we would like across varying budgets and we are letting people know. It’s mostly stuff that we need, things that will make our lives that much easier.

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Recipes

Traditional Boozy Make and Mature Christmas Cake

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Let me start by saying this: if you don’t want your Christmas cake to pack a serious boozy punch then this is not the cake for you. This is for grown ups only. You may also be wondering why I’m talking Christmas cake so early… well, the clue is in the […]

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health, parenting

7 Top Tips for Shopping with Food Allergies

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff My son was 5 months old when we finally established that the reason for his slow weight gain, reflux, explosive nappies, wheezing and general discomfort was CMPA – Cows’ Milk Protein Allergy. As we were just about to  embark on weaning we had to learn to shop for allergies pretty quickly, […]

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health

My Menstrual Cup Changed My Life

Tweet to @mummykindoff I got my first period when I was 12 and was perpetually embarrassed by periods for the next ten years. Ten whole years of negative feeling towards my body just doing its thing, like they do. The idea of a menstrual cup came up when I was around the same age, maybe […]

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