One Frazzled Mum

General Posts

Have I Forgotten How to Love?

*This post isn’t a woe is me a post. I am more than happy being single. But every now and again I do wonder, has the fact that I’ve been single for so long made me forget how to love and be in love?* I can see giddiness in their faces. Their eyes sparkle and happiness is radiating from them in waves. It’s infectious and you  ...

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Competitions, Reviews

Scrub Daddy Review & Competition

Date: 17/08/17 Mrs R. Bottomsley-Harrow Rosehill Cottage Dovefold Lane Chatterington RF56 7F   Dearest Neighbour, It seems of late that my monthly emails regarding the Clean Up Chatterington Committee meetings are going unopened. And as we haven’t had the pleasure of your company at a meeting for 3 months now, I felt it was in the  ...

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Reviews

BlueTooth Smart Watch from EasySMX Review

Olivia has been after a smart watch for the longest time! After a collaboration earlier in the reviewing the Hamswan Oil Diffuser, they kindly sent us a BlueTooth Smart Watch from Easy SMX to review. In red, one of Olivia’s favourite colours. With neither of us having owned a Bluetooth Smart Watch before it’s safe to say it was  ...

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World Calligraphy Day

I love to write. You all know that already. Anywhere anyhow. So does Olivia. We love having pens and paper around to write on and with. There is an abundance of notebooks and stationery all over the house. I know we are moving to a more digital and online presence, especially with the vast array of apps available for our smartphones, but for  ...

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Reviews

LighterLife Fast: 2 Weeks In

For the past couple weeks, I have been trying out the LighterLife Fast 5:2 diet plan. In a nutshell, you fast for two days a week. On these two days, you consume the LighterLife Fast meals, shakes, soups or bars with up to two of their Light Bites snacks if you feel you need them. I am terrible for sticking to a diet plan, healthy eating plan  ...

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Attractions to Visit, Reviews

A Staycation in Blackpool: Day 2

This is part two of our recent trip to the northern seaside town of Blackpool. One of the UK’s best and oldest seaside resorts. We LOVE it there but thus far had only ever been for the day. July saw our very first overnight trip making it into a little staycation in Blackpool and this post is what we got up to on day two! You can check  ...

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A Staycation in Blackpool! Day 1

Friday 28th July 2017 began abruptly at 6 am sharp. With the alarm still ringing fresh in my ears, my feet were finding their way to the shower before my brain had even registered what was happening. With the first hurdle, waking up and getting up, completed I had 30 minutes to figure out how to successfully extract the reigning sleep-in  ...

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My Simply Be Plus Size Autumn WishList

This summer has seen me get out of my usual top and leggings combo for some gorgeous maxi dresses and some top and trouser outfits I would never normally go for. I am experimenting with my style and looking for new and different outfit options which I feel more comfortable in. With the great range of plus size clothes available these days,  ...

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Want To Self-Publish Your Book? Read These Tips

Many years ago, you would have had to undertake a lot of work to get a book published; this is after you had gone to all the effort of writing it, as you would then have to send it to all the publishers in the hope that they would take it on. Often, the publishers would send it back or say that a lot of it would need to be rewritten. However,  ...

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