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March 2018

Fashion & Beauty

Warning: Sleepless Nights Are Doing Terrible Things To Your Face

A photograph of a woman lying on a white sheet on her front and asleep in bed - Warning Sleepless Nights Are

This is a collaborative post. Sleepless nights can sometimes seem like a good idea. You have work to do, so you stay up all night and get it finished in a day – great idea! It’s a Friday night, and you’re going out with the girls and come back in at 4am, getting hardly any sleep – excellent idea! And of course, every parent has had to go through sleepless nights looking after their children. Sometimes we feel like losing…

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Reviews & Giveaways

Shopkins Happy Places App – A Review

A photograph of a young girl playing the Shopkins Happy Places App from Kuato Studios - Shopkins Happy Places App Review - Mrs H's favourite things

Little Miss H is a huge Shopkins fan. These tiny and collectable toys from Moose Toys first entered our lives a few years ago when we reviewed Shopkins: Chef Club, the first official Shopkins movie. Since then Little Miss H has collected a huge number of these grocery store characters with cute faces and individual names. She gets hugely excited when she manages to collect a rare or ultra-rare Shopkin. So I knew that Little Miss H would love to…

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Motherhood

Exploring Different Family Traditions Around The World

A photograph of a mummy, daddy and their son outside in a field and the sunshine - Exploring Different Family Traditions Around The World - Mrs H's favourite things

This is a sponsored post. There are many different cultures, faiths and traditions across the world. Our world is a vibrant, diverse one, filled with many varying people with unique sets of beliefs and values. One value that is treated with admiration and respect the world over is family. Our families are the people we grow up with. And they continue to impact our lives as we grow older. For many, the family provides an endless source of love, care…

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Motherhood

Why ‘Back In Your Day’ No Longer Matters

A photograph of a mother holding her toddler boy's hand as they are walking in the sunshine- Why Back In Your Day No Longer Matters - Mrs H's favourite things

This is a collaborative post. The world evolves and changes at a rapid pace, and when it comes to the world of parenthood, it seems to change on a daily basis. When you pick up a current pregnancy book it will be vastly different from those from thirty years ago. Change, evolution and a ton of research has meant that we do things very differently now compared to our own parents and grandparents. You just have to tune into Mummy…

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Blogging & Vlogging Our Weekend Happy

Our Weekend Happy linky #7

A featured image for the new linky and Instagram Community Our Weekend Happy - Our Weekend Happy Linky #7 - Mrs H's favourite things

Welcome to the seventh week of Our Weekend Happy. The linky that I host with the gorgeous Lisa from Mummascribbles. Thank you to everyone who linked up last week. It was lovely to read your happy weekend posts. Our Weekend Happy Linky Lisa originally created Our Weekend Happy and then I started joining in at the beginning of this year. And it is such a lovely post to write. It is all about capturing memories. And after all, isn’t that why most of us…

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Our Weekend Happy

Our Weekend Happy #9 – Seeing Grandparents, A Lie in & A Mother’s Day Lunch

A photograph of a little girl wearing a yellow mac and pink sparkly wellies and standing in a wood - Our Weekend Happy #9 - Seeing Grandparents, A Lie In & A Lovely Mother's Day Lunch - Mrs H's favourite things

This is the ninth of my Our Weekend Happy post. I love writing these posts each week. No matter what kind of weekend we’ve had, It’s so nice to remind myself of all the happy moments from the weekend. I’ve also discovered, that writing these posts starts to get me excited for the coming weekend. Anyway, in case you haven’t seen my previous Our Weekend Happy posts, it is based on a weekly post that one of my favourite bloggers, Lisa from Mummascribbles writes.…

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Fashion & Beauty

Beautiful Hair After Pregnancy – Simple Tips For New Mums

A photograph of a brunette woman looking at the camera with a slight smile on her face - Antidepressants and Me - My Story of Taking Antidepressants - Mrs H's favourite things

This is a collaborative post. After you have a baby, your body will make use of all the minerals and nutrients available to recover. If you decide to breastfeed, you will need even more vitamins and minerals. New mothers already feel tired and drained in the first few weeks after delivery, due to not sleeping enough. If you’d like to get your hair back in shape after giving birth, you might have to come up with a plan to support…

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Motherhood

8 Safety Rules For Your Family Home

This is a collaborative post The family home is a haven away from the outside world. It’s a place where you can spend time with your family, watch your children grow, and enjoy the company of your loved ones, for many years to come. Your home is also a danger zone, a health and safety nightmare, where trouble awaits around every corner. Little fingers touch what they shouldn’t, curious minds run without knowledge of the risks, and frantic parents chase…

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