Health, Parenting

How to Survive When Your Child Has Chicken Pox

So chicken pox seems to be going around where I live at the moment, and it basically means you have to stay at home and try not to climb the walls for days on end.  With that in mind, I’ve put together a few tips to help you survive when your child inevitably catches the virus. Calamine cream and antihistamine First off, you have probably heard that calamine lotion is the go-to remedy to stop the scratching, but did you know
Featured, Time to Rant

Read Books, Become a Better Woman

For the last two weeks or so I have been struggling through ‘How To Be A Woman’ by Caitlin Moran.  According to many of my female friends, this is one of the best feminist books to hit the shelves. However I have to admit that I am finding it hard to see where they are coming from.  I still have 15% left of the book to read, according to my Kindle, and it’s like there’s some repelling force field keeping