Where to start with cloth and which brand to use- A beginners guide

From one beginner to another, You have made the first step in starting with cloth nappies. By being inquisitive, seeking for alternatives to plastic single use nappies you’re already doing the best thing: questioning if you can do better. It will feel strange at first. It will feel like you don’t know what you are…

Mumsnet rated for Mum & You

Mum & You Mumsnet Rated You know how much we love Mum & You for disposable nappies, and this week the Mumsnet lot have announced that their users have spoken and awarded Mum & You a coveted Mumsnet Rated badge. Wahhheyyyy! 113 testers tried out a selection of Mum & You products and 95% would…

Migraines after giving birth: What can help

Well it’s been a fun few months since Arthur has arrived and in the first 5 weeks inbetween feeding on demand, interrupted sleep and bad posture I managed to squeeze in five migraines. One a week, on schedule renewing me less than useless. Migraines are awful. I’m talking about the full blown, vision blurring, speech slurring, motion…

Can I use disposable nappies but still be conscious of the world? Eco friendly nappies from mum & you |AD

Footprint. It’s something I think about on a daily basis, the footprint I’ll be leaving on this world. And it’s taken me to get to 31 years old to REALLY think about it. So I don’t bash anyone for not thinking about it, sometimes it’s just not on your radar. It might be cost, time,…

Pregnancy: are you public property?

Them: How far are you? Me: 24 weeks Them: Aren’t you big. Are you sure it’s not twins *awkward laugh * Me: No. *straight face* Cue tumble weed. (I’m always up for an awkward silence if it’s required 🧐) Is anybody else fed up of having this said to them or hearing from pregnant women…

Family hotel Martinhal Cascais: Portugal. A review

Recently I attended the beautiful Martinhal Cascais in Portugal. I was there for a conference about women in business, which was very inspiring to hear from fantastic women powerful women trailblazing the way in their industries. Some discussed how they experienced rejection and failure before creating a job that works for them, and most importantly…