Being a stay at home mom [Guest post]
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Being a stay at home mom [Guest post]

I am Simone Phillips, a blogger (www.11yearsofnappies.blog), content creator, brand ambassador and Influencer (@momwithtatts). This after having been a Corporate mom for 15 years within the Financial Services space. I am a mama bear to 4 amazing beings, and a wife of 14 years to an incredible man, Robert Phillips. I am a Gangster rapping, R&B lover, ink-lover, Jesus girl, crazy dancing, and tea lover kinda mama. I just want to Inspire, Impact and give hope to someone by sharing my story, my journey and my experiences because someone needs to hear my voice. Being a stay at home mom I most definitely identify as…

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Memorial Day baby shower – 6 Ideas for the perfect party

Planning to throw a baby shower for yourself or one of your girls around memorial day? You can do it. You can include touches that will make for a memorable day and it doesn't have to difficult or break the bank! Here are some elements to put in that will create the perfect Memorial day themed baby shower. Click through the links for recipes and guides. Patriotic Cake Mix cookie bars Photo via Two Kids & A Coupon 2. Red, White & Blue cookies Photo via Sustain my Cooking Habit 3. Patriotic Cake in a Jar 4. Whoopie Pies Photo…

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Essential baby shower gift ideas – 6 Things they’ll always appreciate
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Essential baby shower gift ideas – 6 Things they’ll always appreciate

Baby showers are always fun. They're an abundance of bright, colourful wrapping paper and plenty of love shown to the expectant mom. They can, however, become a point of worry for guests in the days or months leading up to it because you really can't go to one empty-handed! Even if there's a registry, you want to get the item that you know will actually be useful. Something practical. Like many people do these days, you may even prefer to skip the registry altogether and get an item that you know for sure they'll absolutely need. Below are six baby…

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How to work from home with your spouse in the house…and not kill them
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How to work from home with your spouse in the house…and not kill them

Designate a specific space in the house for yourself and your work Even if it’s only half a room, no one else should be allowed there but you. Yes. Not even your spouse. Alternate spaces If you've got enough room and rooms in your home, changing your work space every week or so will provide that refreshing feeling you need that's so hard to get after working from home for a prolonged period. Don’t attempt to ignore them It just won’t work and you’ll pay for it later. It might not be today or tomorrow, but you will. Cover your…

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Top 3 Vitamins For Optimal Immunity

You might need more than just an apple a day to keep the doctor away these days. We took a closer look at the vitamins your body needs to boost your immunity to keep you healthy especially during times like this. There is a “catch 22” with vitamins. Vitamins and minerals play important roles in our body. Our bodies need them to properly function but you can only get them through the foods you eat. So, if you do not eat a well balanced whole food diet, you may need to think about supplementing with an alternative. There are a…

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How to help a toddler with Chronic Constipation – 11 things to consider
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How to help a toddler with Chronic Constipation – 11 things to consider

I’ve got a busy toddler. She pops up awake around 6am and it’s non-stop from then on. Toddlers don’t have time for a lot of things because they’re too busy discovering the world. Sometimes, one of those things is pooping. Chronic constipation can result from this refusal to sit still longer than a minute.  Photo by sydney Rae on Unsplash Chronic constipation can also be caused by a child having periods of painful pooping at one point and therefore becoming scared of the act of pooping. There’s also the possibility that their diet is not iron-rich enough or doesn’t contain…

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