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A lighting guide to updating your porch

We all know that first impressions count, so if you have a little bit of imagination, even on the smallest of budgets, you can transform the look of your home by updating the lighting in your porch. Just a few small tweaks can make all the difference to the facade and this is the lighting…… Continue reading A lighting guide to updating your porch

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VonShef cook robot reviewers

It’s easy to get stuck in a rut when cooking for the family. I know that I can get stuck in routine of cooking the same way, the same meals and same ingredients. For one reason or another this rut has meant myself and my husband have been eating pretty poorly, the kids have been…… Continue reading VonShef cook robot reviewers

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SPD, Morphine & Neonatal abstinence syndrome

In both pregnancies I was struck by Symphasis Pubis Dysfunction (SPD) a debilitating, disabling and excruciating problem with the ligaments in the pelvis where they move excessively during pregnancy. I describe my first experience with SPD here. After tying support belts, physio and crutches my next step was pain relief. This started with paracetamol and…… Continue reading SPD, Morphine & Neonatal abstinence syndrome