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  • How can you persuade kids to eat healthy? Here are our top 5 ways to get your kids to eat healthier:

    5 WAYS TO GET YOUR KIDS TO EAT HEALTHIER

    As a parent, you want to do the best for your kids from the moment they are born. However, doing the ‘right thing’ isn’t always easy. When it comes to healthy eating, there is a whole heap of advice about what you should and shouldn’t do, from five portions of fruit and veg a day […] Read more…

  • Our weekly meal plan, planning healthy, slimming world friendly meals for the family @gymbunnymum

    OUR WEEKLY MEAL PLAN & GROCERY HAUL VIDEO | 27TH SEPTEMBER 2016

      So I’m a little late on this week’s meal plan, it was a busy weekend & I only got around to food shopping yesterday morning rather than at the weekend. Plus, I’ve filmed our weekly food shop again. The hubby thinks I’m crazy to film the food we’ve bought but oh well. I’m really […] Read more…

  • My Sunday Photo | A River Runs Through It

    MY SUNDAY PHOTO #40 | A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT

    OK not quite a river but we have so many small streams dotted about just minutes walk from our house. It makes the dog walk so much more enjoyable when you’re walking through the trees and along the stream instead of around the houses. Well it is until the dog decides to go for a […] Read more…

  • One of my lovely friends has just has a gorgeous baby girl, which got me thinking about baby essentials and what you actually need. I know with my first baby I bought such a ridiculous amount of things thinking we needed it ALL but you don't end up using half of it. So what do you really need? Here's a few ideas

    BABY ESSENTIALS, WHAT DO YOU REALLY NEED? INCLUDING A FAB NATURALFEELING STARTER SET GIVEAWAY

    One of my lovely friends has just has a gorgeous baby girl, which got me thinking about baby essentials and what you actually need. I know with my first baby I bought such a ridiculous amount of things thinking we needed it ALL but you don’t end up using half of it. So what do […] Read more…

  • Beautiful vintage bike & basket in duck egg blue

    EXPERT TIPS FOR THE PERFECT BIKE SHED

    So you’re thinking about having a bike storage shed? It’s about time too! If you are anything like us then you are are gathering quite the collection: your kid’s bikes, your trail bike, your road bike and more. Having your own storage unit for your bicycles will really come in handy and keep them in […] Read more…

  • You are what you eat | How nutrition can boost your brain power

    OUR WEEKLY MEAL PLAN | 19TH SEPTEMBER 2016

      Monday morning, again and time for this week’s meal plan. It’s all change this week, Archie has now started school full time which means I now have much more time to get stuff done as I work from home. The hubby is off work this week due to hurting his back at work on Thursday so I’m […] Read more…

BEING A #MUMBOSS

  • Fake it til you make it. How to have more confidence & be successful

    FAKE IT TIL YOU MAKE IT

    I‘m not naturally a confident person, in fact I can be my own worse enemy sometimes. I talk myself out of so many things. I put barriers up and obstacles in my way, but a lot of people would probably say the opposite about me. I can walk into a room and talk to anyone, […] Read more…

  • 20 of the best free stock photos sites. The best places to get free stock photos for your blog

    20 OF THE BEST FREE STOCK PHOTO SITES

    I love taking photographs for the blog, but I love a good stock photo too. Sometimes you just need the perfect picture for a post and it’s not always one you can take yourself. Especially when you are short of time, need a group shot or something specific. WHY DO I NEED FREE STOCK PHOTOS? […] Read more…

  • It's not easy to make money blogging, there's no quick fire way to starting earning big money, and if you're in it only for the money then you'll quickly learn that the blogging world just doesn't work like that. To make money blogging you have to have a passion for writing, you need to have some great content and built up a blog that's worth reading. You don't necessarily need to have to a huge following but you need to have something WORTH following.

    5 WAYS TO MAKE MORE MONEY THROUGH SPONSORED POSTS

    It’s not easy to make money blogging, there’s no quick fire way to starting earning big money, and if you’re in it only for the money then you’ll quickly learn that the blogging world just doesn’t work like that. To make money blogging you have to have a passion for writing, you need to have […] Read more…

  • 7 REASONS A FITNESS CAREER IS PERFECT FOR BUSY MUMS

    7 REASONS A FITNESS CAREER IS PERFECT FOR BUSY MUMS

    It’s not easy to have it all. As a mum, it sometimes feels like you have to choose between spending time with your family, having a job, and taking care of yourself – pick one, two if you’re lucky, maybe three on a VERY good day. But what if you could roll ‘having a job’ […] Read more…

JOOLZ DAY QUADRO BUGGY REVIEW

FAMILY

  • How can you persuade kids to eat healthy? Here are our top 5 ways to get your kids to eat healthier:

    5 WAYS TO GET YOUR KIDS TO EAT HEALTHIER

    As a parent, you want to do the best for your kids from the moment they are born. However, doing the ‘right thing’ isn’t always easy. When it comes to healthy eating, there is a whole heap of advice about what you should and shouldn’t do, from five portions of fruit and veg a day […] Read more…

  • One of my lovely friends has just has a gorgeous baby girl, which got me thinking about baby essentials and what you actually need. I know with my first baby I bought such a ridiculous amount of things thinking we needed it ALL but you don't end up using half of it. So what do you really need? Here's a few ideas

    BABY ESSENTIALS, WHAT DO YOU REALLY NEED? INCLUDING A FAB NATURALFEELING STARTER SET GIVEAWAY

    One of my lovely friends has just has a gorgeous baby girl, which got me thinking about baby essentials and what you actually need. I know with my first baby I bought such a ridiculous amount of things thinking we needed it ALL but you don’t end up using half of it. So what do […] Read more…

  • How to guide your teenager into the right career for them, without being a pushy parent

    HOW TO GUIDE A TEENAGER INTO THE RIGHT CAREER

    Teenagers are notoriously tricky to guide. If you tell them something is black, you can bet your last dollar they will argue it is white. When it comes to career advice, teenagers are no different. Most have no clue about what they want to do with the rest of their life, but if you suggest […] Read more…

  • Starting school with Special Needs can be so hard, for both the child & the parents. Our little man has Autism and is starting a Special Needs school this year

    BUT YOU DON’T KNOW…

    Today is your first day at nursery school but you don’t know. You don’t know that you are heading off to school, that Mummy has dressed you in your school uniform. You looked at me with confusion when I was dressing you in these strange clothes, upset & distressed that our morning routine had changed. […] Read more…

FOOD

  • How can you persuade kids to eat healthy? Here are our top 5 ways to get your kids to eat healthier:

    5 WAYS TO GET YOUR KIDS TO EAT HEALTHIER

    As a parent, you want to do the best for your kids from the moment they are born. However, doing the ‘right thing’ isn’t always easy. When it comes to healthy eating, there is a whole heap of advice about what you should and shouldn’t do, from five portions of fruit and veg a day […] Read more…

  • Our weekly meal plan, planning healthy, slimming world friendly meals for the family @gymbunnymum

    OUR WEEKLY MEAL PLAN & GROCERY HAUL VIDEO | 27TH SEPTEMBER 2016

      So I’m a little late on this week’s meal plan, it was a busy weekend & I only got around to food shopping yesterday morning rather than at the weekend. Plus, I’ve filmed our weekly food shop again. The hubby thinks I’m crazy to film the food we’ve bought but oh well. I’m really […] Read more…

FITNESS

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    THE SUMMER OF SPORT | TRYING SOMETHING NEW

    The Olympics are over but that doesn’t mean the excitement is. It’s been so inspiring this year with our athletes achieving so much. It can be so intimidating trying a different sport for the first time, even if it’s something you’ve wanted to try for a while. Will you be any good, will you make […] Read more…

  • With summer in full swing, horse riding can be one of the most enjoyable ways to keep fit and enjoy some of the elusive British sun. Equine obesity can be a real problem for many horse owners during the summer months; so as well as keeping your four-legged friend fit and healthy, here are some of the ways that riding can help to keep you in shape.

    6 HEALTH BENEFITS OF HORSE RIDING

    With summer in full swing, horse riding can be one of the most enjoyable ways to keep fit and enjoy some of the elusive British sun. Equine obesity can be a real problem for many horse owners during the summer months; so as well as keeping your four-legged friend fit and healthy, here are some […] Read more…

COSATTO SUPA GO STROLLER REVIEW

HOME & INTERIORS

  • Beautiful vintage bike & basket in duck egg blue

    EXPERT TIPS FOR THE PERFECT BIKE SHED

    So you’re thinking about having a bike storage shed? It’s about time too! If you are anything like us then you are are gathering quite the collection: your kid’s bikes, your trail bike, your road bike and more. Having your own storage unit for your bicycles will really come in handy and keep them in […] Read more…

  • Creating extra space in a small home by planning a conservatory playroom

    CREATING SPACE

    Having a teenager & a threenager in a two bedroomed terrace house means we are pretty tight on space. Whilst the rooms are big with stunning high ceilings, we don’t have many of them. In fact, until we have saved enough for the loft conversion, Archie is still in our room. Thank you IKEA for […] Read more…

LIFESTYLE

  • Beautiful, handmade, silver ChloBo noodle disc feather bracelet

    STUNNING BOHO BRACELETS BY CHLOBO

    I love beautiful jewellery. Simple, elegant pieces always tend to be the style that I go for. That’s why I fell in love with ChloBo bracelets. The pieces are stunning, with a boho-lux feel. I love the various charms and the meanings behind them. The ChloBo style is all about the charms, they are not […] Read more…

  • 5 of the best summer maxi dresses for all occasions

    5 OF THE BEST SUMMER MAXI DRESSES

    I love a maxi dress, mainly because it means I can hide my pale white legs but also because they are just so effortlessly chic. There’s a maxi dress for any occasion, from a bit of shopping with friends to date night with the hubby. Then you’ve got some stunning embellished designs perfect for a […] Read more…

BLOGGING HINTS & TIPS

  • 20 of the best free stock photos sites. The best places to get free stock photos for your blog

    20 OF THE BEST FREE STOCK PHOTO SITES

    I love taking photographs for the blog, but I love a good stock photo too. Sometimes you just need the perfect picture for a post and it’s not always one you can take yourself. Especially when you are short of time, need a group shot or something specific. WHY DO I NEED FREE STOCK PHOTOS? […] Read more…

  • It's not easy to make money blogging, there's no quick fire way to starting earning big money, and if you're in it only for the money then you'll quickly learn that the blogging world just doesn't work like that. To make money blogging you have to have a passion for writing, you need to have some great content and built up a blog that's worth reading. You don't necessarily need to have to a huge following but you need to have something WORTH following.

    5 WAYS TO MAKE MORE MONEY THROUGH SPONSORED POSTS

    It’s not easy to make money blogging, there’s no quick fire way to starting earning big money, and if you’re in it only for the money then you’ll quickly learn that the blogging world just doesn’t work like that. To make money blogging you have to have a passion for writing, you need to have […] Read more…

  • 3 Basics to Boost your Instagram, three super simple ways to up your Instagram game @gymbunnymum

    3 BASICS TO BOOST YOUR INSTAGRAM

    I’m on a bit of an accidental Instagram hiatus at the moment after Archie pee’don my iPhone & killed it. I’m still waiting on my insurance to sort out my new phone so at the mo, no Instagram for me. I’ve recently been working on my Instagram, building my following & passed the big 1000. […] Read more…

  • How to start a blog in 6 simple steps, a step by step guide plus lot's of blogging tips gymbunnymummy.com @gymbunnymum

    HOW TO START A BLOG IN 6 SIMPLE STEPS

    So you want to start a blog? Maybe you’ve been reading some and thought I would love to do that. Maybe you want to start a blog for your work or business. Well the good news is it’s pretty simple to get started. The harder part comes once you actually start writing. When I started […] Read more…