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Ariel’s World is the journey of a girl who just happens to have Down syndrome & where her namesake scented products raise money for Down Syndrome charities
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Welcome to Ariel’s World Blog

This blog is about my journey though life as a working mum of a beautiful daughter who happens to have Down Syndrome. Raylene x

Approximate reading time 2 minutes A few years ago I read a book called The Last Self Help Book You Will Ever Need. Turns out it wasn’t. I was about to seriously crash and burn last month so I ignored everything I learnt in that book...

Estimated reading time 4 minutes I am currently on a mummy guilt trip and it is awful. (I am pretty sure it is not fun for anyone).  I haven't been blogging much lately because of it. It is hard to be creative with such negative feelings...

Estimated reading time 2 and  half minutes. I have been seriously tired over this last month and I carry around a lot of guilt. I hope I am giving enough of myself to Ariel’s development. I want to do more but I at the moment I am finding...

Estimated reading time 2 minutes When my lovely friend Brett asked if i would be interested in donating an Ariel candle to help raise money for a farm sanctuary I did not hesitate (being vegan and all), and since we had nothing planned for that day...

Ariel is holding her first giveaway here at Ariel’s World. We have decided that we would like to giveaway an Ariel candle to two  of our lucky readers. The candle has a base note of patchouli, heart note of jasmine with fruity top notes of nectarine...

Estimated reading time 5 minutes.  As I got a little overwhelmed last month, I had to come up with a plan to get my spirit back on track. Being a single mum is hard, and having a 16 month old is hard, and having a child...

Estimated reading time 5 minutes I feel I need to write this post because  I had such trouble with breastfeeding Ariel at the beginning, and I could not find much on the net about breastfeeding and Down syndrome to reassure me at the time. I hope...

Estimated reading time 3 minutes Goodbye May and good riddance! Such a tough month but I made it through alive (just). I moved house and it did not go smoothly. Our new place is not suitable. There is a dampness and mold issue, which the real estate...

Estimated reading time 3 and a half minutes I have really lucked out with the daycare I have Ariel in and she loves it. As all mums do, I felt a little guilty sending my baby off to daycare. I actually felt a little bit of separation anxiety...

Estimated reading time 3 and a half minutes The new Baby Bumkins baby wipes  won me over pretty much straight away due to the fact that each wipe comes out easily and one at a time. The one thing I really hate about other baby wipes...