Rachel's parenting blog is proving a hit

Rachel with her son David

Rachel with her son David

First published in News by , Reporter

A stay-at-home mum is proving life is not just housework and watching Jeremy Kyle with her successful parenting blog.

Rachel Lote, 24, who hails from Winstree Road in Burnham, started posting on her blog, named Candyflosscloud, in October 2013.

Since then, Miss Lote, who is mum to 23-month-old David Lote-Smith, posts weekly articles and sees a regular stream of 1,000 visitors to the blog each month.

Mums even contact her for parenting tips and advice.

The blog has even meant she has been given products, such as jacket potatoes, nappies and butter, to review for free and has been invited to special launches and festivals.

Miss Lote, a former St Peter’s High School pupil who now lives in South Woodham Ferrers, said: “I think I started the blog more to get things off my chest at first, it was a way to escape and relax."

See this week's Standard for the full story.

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree