What is Mum’s the Boss all about?

So here we are halfway through 2018, and this seems like a good time to take stock of Mum's the Boss. Once in a while in the life of many blogs, it is often a good idea to sit back and focus a bit on what the blog is all about. And so it's time for me to take a good...

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Pinterest tips: How to track your progress

Here is one of what I hope will be a regular series: sharing Pinterest tips that I have picked up along the way. You can check out my Pinterest profile here - Mum's the Boss Blog Today I want to talk about tracking your progress - how do you measure your success on...

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You shall go to the Ball! Review of Simply Be

When you work from home, the dress code is super casual. I have friends that work in PJs and my signature style is a pair of jeans and a comfy top that is warm or cool depending on the season. I don't wear makeup very often and some days I don't even brush my hair....

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I’m finally starting to get organised

I had such big plans to finally get organised with this blog in 2019. This was going to be the year that I would come out fighting, finally bringing you regular snippets of my brilliance, pulling the whole thing together into a couple of unified themes, producing...

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Review of GOPO joint health capsules

I was offered a three-month sample of GOPO Joint Health tablets to review. There comes a time in your life when you suddenly realise that you are not as young as you first were. Maybe it's a few grey hairs, maybe it's the menopause and all the joy that brings, or...

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How to dress a tall skinny teenager

We always knew our boy was going to be tall. He was long when he was born and never stopped eating from that moment forward. He has always been pretty much the tallest in his class and was frequently mistaken for 2-3 years older than his real age when he was a boy....

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What to do when your car leaves you stranded

It is most drivers’ worst nightmare, especially at this time of year. They are driving along a busy road and then all of a sudden one of the lights on the car’s dashboard starts to flash. All of a sudden, you feel your car run out of steam and it starts to slow down...

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How to cut down on your internet use

If you have a certain type of smartphone and have recently upgraded the operating system, you may find, like me, that once a week it tells you how many hours you have spent on the screen and what you were doing there. Now, I don't know about you, but my weekly screen...

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