How to Prevent Lockdown Weight Gain

Spring has finally sprung! 💕🌸 The sun is shining, the birds are singing, the blossom trees are blooming… Business as usual for all except… Humanity… Because we are now into week three (or thereabouts, I’ve lost count already!) of a pandemic lockdown… on a global scale. 😮 Oh, how I wish I was joking… or…

4 Easy Ways to Boost your Immune System

Oh, dear! It’s been a couple of weeks since I last updated this blog, and how I wish I could say we had found our way out of the twilight zone that is the coronavirus crisis… But, alas… We haven’t! 😢 On the contrary, in fact! We have now gone from self-isolating in the case…

5 Wise Ways to Banish the Jelly Belly… for Good!

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links Today is Tuesday and in Mostly Mum World Tuesdays are currently to be dreaded, as it’s… gulp… weigh in day at my local WW (Weight Watchers) meeting. Over the past few months, there have been numerous ups and downs in my weight loss journey. I began on a high,…

3 Must-Try Ways To Boost Your Fertility

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Sooner or later, every young couple of a certain age will get the question they don’t really want to answer. ‘Which question?’ I hear you cry. ‘The Baby one, of course!’ ‘So when are we going to hear the pitter-patter of tiny feet?’ well-meaning friends and relatives impatiently inquire of…

Mostly Mum’s 7 Top Tips for Surviving the SATs

  It’s SATs week and Mostly Mum is in a contemplative mood. While resisting the urge to give in to to the worry gremlins (see quote posted above!), we here at Mostly Mum HQ have come up with a stress-busting exam week strategy that will serve us all well as we navigate those choppy educational…

10 Perfectly Reasonable Reasons for Being a Diet Cheat!

Mostly Mum has fallen off the diet wagon! 😳 I know, I know… It’s only been about two weeks. How could someone possibly come a cropper so early in the game? Quite easily, really! And I can think of not just one but ten great reasons why we all fall victim to the diet cheat…

Mostly Mum’s baby bulge fight – a losing battle?

Today Mostly Mum had a moment of lucidity – this battle of the baby bulge is on the very long road to nowhere! I’m not sure where exactly this light-bulb moment came from. Was it just after I had stuffed myself with a third slice of Granny’s cake? (Three slices? Yes, I know, excessive! It’s…