3 Years with Neal’s Yard Remedies

A company I love! My journey with Neal’s Yard Remedies started after many years with cystic acne. I had tried everything, all the creams, laser therapy, face peels, the lot and I even went on medication which helped a little but the side effects were not to be desired. I discovered Neal’s Yard Remedies whenContinue reading “3 Years with Neal’s Yard Remedies”

Neal’s Yard Remedies – Top 5 Baby Products

Looking after our Baby’s skin is so important, especially in the early days. We want to use the best, high quality products available to us and Neal’s Yard Remedies uses certified organic ingredients with no ‘nasties’ in their products such as alcohol, petrolatum or preservatives which can dry out and damage skin. Recent research hasContinue reading “Neal’s Yard Remedies – Top 5 Baby Products”

Top 5 Products for ‘Maskne’

We have now been wearing our masks in shops and indoor areas since August and they are playing with our skin. We can feel the breakouts around our chin and neck, they are popping out on our cheeks and with winter coming in we can feel the dryness setting in. I think it is safeContinue reading “Top 5 Products for ‘Maskne’”

Anxiety, Fxck you

Anxiety as a child – I am scared to make new friends, it is hard to be shy but introverted I am. Will I fail at school, my handwriting is not the best, these shoes are not as cool as the rest, my hair doesn’t sit right. Anxiety, Fxck you. Anxiety as a teen –Continue reading “Anxiety, Fxck you”

Motherly Love and D&G Baby Loss Awareness

Having created our collective book, with many stories of loss throughout, we, as co-authors wanted to find a charity that would be of significance to our local community. On a post shared asking for which charities we could raise money for D&G Baby Loss Awareness was the only charity to be mentioned therefore I contactedContinue reading “Motherly Love and D&G Baby Loss Awareness”

Mental Health Awareness

Mental health awareness week starts every year on the second Monday in May – in 2019 from 13 – 19 May. In a world that is increasingly opening up to – and understanding those with – mental health issues, it’s no surprise that Mental Health Awareness Week is now a firmer fixture on calendars around the UK andContinue reading “Mental Health Awareness”

Why Baby Massage?

Why should parent’s choose to do a Baby Massage Course? The First 1001 days. Pregnancy, birth and the first 24 months can be tough for every mother and father, and some parents may find it hard to provide the care and attention their baby needs. But it can also be a chance to affect greatContinue reading “Why Baby Massage?”

Oh my ‘Thai’…

I had become interested in Thai Massage after I had one locally, in Dalbeattie with the lovely Noi. It really interested me as it was so different to, what we call, ‘regular massage’. I then discovered it again on my Children’s Yoga Teacher Training with Caytenna and after we learned a simple but effective sequenceContinue reading “Oh my ‘Thai’…”

A Touch of Wellbeing

“Touch has a memory” John Keats This quote is profound and gives us a clear understanding of why touch is so important. We remember when we have been touched kindly and this makes us feel safe and secure. In the womb the sense of touch is all around, floating then moving on to a moreContinue reading “A Touch of Wellbeing”