mentalhealthMonday

I abandoned the mirror – and you should too.

9 months ago when I moved house, I did something that many would call drastic, or unnecessary. While decluttering and sorting through my possessions, I decided to get rid of my mirror. Yes, that’s right, it’s gone. The only mirror left in the house now is a 20cm round mirror that I use to put […]

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parenting

Mum Guilt – Going on holiday without your kids!

Tweet to @mummykindoff In the first half of the Easter holidays I went on holiday to New York with my mother-in-law, sister-in-law, and Amy. Noticed anything in that above sentence? That’s right – no children! My girls-only trip was a bit of a treat for me after having Olivia at home for 7 months, and […]

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health, parenting

Taking Care Of Toddler Skin In Winter

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff You may remember that Chrissy wrote a post on spotting the early signs of lung cancer for us last year, and today, she is sharing her top 3 tips for taking care of toddler skin in the winter time! Lots of children suffer with eczema and I know how dry even […]

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parenting

Dear Fellow Mama… We all NEED to let our hair down!

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff One thing I always feel really strongly about is when mums get criticised for going on a night out. Obviously, I’m not saying every week, but once in a while, I think it’s really important that mothers are given the opportunity to go out and let their hair down. I recently […]

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health

Learn to love yourself

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff The title says it all really, all I have seen lately is people beating themselves up whether they are too thin, too fat, too tall…the list is endless, but when did it become okay for us to beat ourselves up this way? Essentially, we’re torturing ourselves whenever we look in the […]

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health, parenting

Being a chronically ill parent

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff So it’s no secret that at 16 years of age I was diagnosed with endometriosis and a year later I was diagnosed with PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome). Now I’ve always been very open in discussing my health as I always try to raise awareness of Endometriosis. Before I go any further […]

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mentalhealthMonday

Mental Health Monday: 8 ways to stay motivated!

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Evening all! I realise I’ve been slacking on the #MentalHealthMonday posts recently, but my own mental health has had to be prioritised, as has taking some time out to focus on spending time with my dear husband before he goes to Afghanistan. One thing I’ve recognised in myself over the last […]

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