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How to Support Your Child Through Exam Season

Easter is behind us and it won’t be long until the Summer holidays are upon us. Before we look to time off though, many children and teenagers will have exam season to look forward to. I spoke to Katie Matthews…

Let’s Talk Home Birth

While the world waits with baited breath on the arrival of the new Royal baby, everyone and their mother has an opinion on whether or not the Duchess of Sussex is right to plan a home birth. While I could…

Focus On Recovery – A Message of Hope

Excerpt taken from Pangs: Surviving Motherhood and Mental Illness by Michelle Bradley. Recovery is possible. This is her message of hope. I began therapy with a psychologist and after a few months of exploring my issues, I can safely say…

No Mum Left Behind

Today is the third day of Maternal Mental Health Week in the UK and this is one of a series of posts discussing perinatal mental illness here at Blossom & Cave. Suicide is the biggest killer of women in the…

4 Ways To Support Someone With Mental Illness

Today is the first day of Maternal Mental Health Week in the UK and the beginning of a series of posts discussing perinatal mental illness here at Blossom & Cave. What is Maternal Mental Health Week? A week-long campaign dedicated…

A Day To Change The World

Today marks the beginning of Maternal Mental Health Week and I have just sat down after fifteen hours of being on my feet at one of the most inspirational days of my life to date. Maternal Mental Health Conference I…

What is Perinatal Mental Illness?

Today is the first day of Maternal Mental Health Week in the UK and the beginning of a series of posts discussing perinatal mental illness here at Blossom & Cave. What is Maternal Mental Health Week? A week-long campaign dedicated…

How To Birth Like A Royal

The Duchess of Sussex has been in the news again this week with her potential plans to have a home birth in Frogmore Cottage. I’ve gotten a bit fed up reading all the criticisms of the Duchess’s birth plans so…

AmMia Crochet – Creating Beauty From Adversity

AmMia creates the most beautiful handmade crochet items from baby blankets to newborn photography props to bookmarks, keyrings and more. But what stands out about this company is how it all began. From a difficult start to parenthood, to creating…

Conversations With My Kids Ep. 1 – How Are Babies Made?

What happens when you ask your kids about babies and birth? Hilarity, that’s what! Alexis and Cooper talk about how babies grow, how they are born and even how they are fed. A wonderful insight into how little minds work…

How Therapy Made Me A Better Mum

I am in therapy. There, I said it. Once a week I drive to my psychologist’s office and spend an hour working through my issues, mainly with anxiety. Stigma There would have been a time when I might have been…


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