Why I’m buying pregnancy testing kits …

It’s highly ironic, I think, that I have spent more on pregnancy testing kits in my late forties and early fifties than I did in…

No Sex Please Parents – The Very Thought …

Ah the joys of tweens and tween sex education.  Whilst we haven’t exactly had the ‘belt and braces’ talk with the kids about what goes…

Have You Got The Welcome Mat Out …

It dawned on me the other day that the reason for my (comparative) inertia when it comes to grabbing the bull by the horns (or…

Pregnancy And Incontinence – What Can You Do?

Those of us of a certain age are familiar with the challenges that urinary incontinence can bring. Generally, it is something that affects those of…

Is It Time To Get Christmassy Yet?

You’ve probably noticed the gradual appearance of the Christmas TV ads and, I have to confess, here in the Hobbis Household we have already consumed…

Manifesting Abundance – Is It Really Possible?

Manifesting abundance seems to be a big theme among the corridors of the self help gurus at the moment. Ever since I read The Secret…

8 Lies I’ll Tell Myself This Autumn

Now that the kids are back in school, leaves are turning brown and the air has that lovely crispness about it which heralds the onset…