My Week

This week has been a lot calmer than last week, thankfully.  It has been emotional though, as I watched my daughter say goodbye to her friends and school who she has been with for the… View Post

A General Ramble

Today, I am going to share a general ramble with you all. But firstly, let me apologise for being so quiet over the weekend.  I have spent a very rare lovely weekend with my two… View Post

Tips to relieve the stress at meal times

If  like me you have a child or children who are fussy with their food, more often when it suits their mood, then here are a few of my tips to relieve the stress at meal… View Post

How Times Have Changed

When I was my daughter’s age (11), we did not have the technology that my daughters generation has. We never had mobile phones, or one of the many computer games, TV programs all day every… View Post

Quick Smoothie Recipe

If you have kids, then you will probably had one of  those moments, when we get asked ‘Can I have a Smoothie?’ and you haven’t been shopping, and have to say no.  My quick smoothie… View Post

New Beginnings

Hi and welcome to my blog StressedMum and new beginnings for us all. I will start with introducing myself, I am Sam, married to my wonderful and patient husband, and stressed mum to my pre-teen… View Post