Your parents are the people that gave you your life, while they also made considerable sacrifices to ensure that you were fed, housed and cared for during your infancy. With this in mind, it makes sense that you should want to give back to your parents as they grow older…

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It’s no secret to say that kids are expensive. It was only three years ago that the cost of raising kids was reported to be the highest it’s ever been, and things don’t stand to have gotten much better since then. If you’re going to have children, your bank account…

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As a dog owner, I know how stressful journeys in the car can be. From keeping the dog calm (and, therefore, preventing them from chewing the car seats) to still having plenty of room for the kids, there are so many things to think about. That’s why, in this post,…

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Those of you who follow my blog or social media accounts regularly will know that I am currently in my second year of a midwifery degree. I have wanted to be a midwife for over 10 years now, and in 2016 I took the plunge, started an access course and…

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Welcome to February’s #TriedTested! How glad were you to see the back of January – it can feel like the longest month can’t it? I hope you’re getting into the swing of the new year now. Tried & Tested has been running for four years now but, in case you…

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