24 Hours in A&E: Why you need to look after your health

2018 has not been a great year so far for my husband. Diagnosed with high blood pressure, a visit to A&E via ambulance one evening for kidney stones and then last Monday another A&E visit in an ambulance that turned out to be pretty serious.  Around 8.30pm last Monday my husband and I were sat on the sofa. I was reading a book, my husband watching TV. Nothing out of the ordinary.  We’d had a good day and were just starting to unwind after putting our girls to bed.  Suddenly my husband, Nigel, started to feel unwell. The symptoms came… [Read More]

4 Types Of Family Cover

As a primary provider for your household one of your key objectives should be to provide for your dependants in the case that something were to happen to you. Many people plan ahead of items such as a premature death, but forget that there are situations that could affect their ability to continue to support their family. For instance, an illness or similar situation could suddenly make you unable to bring in a monthly income. In this scenario hopefully you have funds, savings, trusts, or other investments to fall back onto so that your family is covered. The following are… [Read More]

Yay and no yay!

Yay! First, the good news! We are moving! Woo hoo! If you follow me on twitter, then it’s possible you may know that we live in a 2 bed flat on the third floor and that the people living underneath us, are very inconsiderate. They are noisy and I have no idea what the noise is. It doesn’t bother me so much in the day because there is nothing I can do about it, but at 10pm, 12am, 2am, 3am, 5am….yeah, then it bothers me because it wakes our girls.  I don’t know what the noise is. It sounds like… [Read More]

8 months old: The Twins First Ilness

We got so far! 8 months with no illnesses!  It all started when I came back from my first visit to baby group. A few days after both girls were a bit full up. Snotty noses, sneezing, phlegm, you catch my drift! Then, two days ago, both girls threw up in the evening. I didn’t think much of it as it was a one off that day. Yesterday however, both girls couldn’t keep any milk or food down. They were both upset, tired and inconsolable. By 5pm, we decided to call the out of hours doctors as both girls seemed… [Read More]