5 ways I have reduced my luggage since having 3 children

It’s inevitable isn’t it, the more kids the more ‘stuff’ you need. However to think that has all got to fit into a car with bikes, pram and the actual humans of the family means we needed to address how much we are taking. 1. Pack and then repack! I grab a basket and take the clothes we need to take out of the wardrobes … Continue reading 5 ways I have reduced my luggage since having 3 children

5 things I would look to avoid buying when having a baby

I am sitting here reflecting on the last 6 years and thinking about people starting their families now. What would I like to say to avoid buying!? When you are pregnant with your first it’s all about what to buy and what will guarantee you a happy/well behaved (whatever that is!) and sleeping baby. It takes advantage of that feeling that you don’t have a … Continue reading 5 things I would look to avoid buying when having a baby

5 ways in which my washing routine has changed my life

Ok, so you know it’s hard hitting writing going on here(!) However if you have kids or in fact, clothes then I promise this could well be a game changer!!! So I had a pile of washing in my kitchen so we had a utility room built, then I had a pile of washing in my utility room. It was a nightmare. 1. Analyse- I … Continue reading 5 ways in which my washing routine has changed my life

5 things I do to keep my car tidy (ok-tidier than it was!)

Over the years, my cars have never been my tidiest, I eat in them, I throw everything everywhere in them and generally don’t prioritise cleaning them. To me a car gets you and your crap (and now the kids too!) from A to B! But I have really been trying to look after my car a bit more, mainly because I do like everything a … Continue reading 5 things I do to keep my car tidy (ok-tidier than it was!)

5 things I would like to tell you if you want to breastfeed

I am breastfeeding my third and final baby right now. I wanted to write some of this down in case it helps someone in the future. I have breastfed each of my babies and each one has proved to be challenging in different ways but I do absolutely love feeding them so this is a biased viewpoint. I was thinking if one of my friends … Continue reading 5 things I would like to tell you if you want to breastfeed

5 weaning accesories that we actually use.

I realise that the world of weaning can be pretty terrifying when you encounter it the first time. I also think you are totally at the mercy of marketing telling you need every gadget and tool to make your life easier. I might even make a list of things I bought that were a total waste of time but for now, here is what I … Continue reading 5 weaning accesories that we actually use.

5 of our favourite zoom based activities with friends and family

Well a year ago if you asked me what Google classroom or Zoom was I wouldn’t have had a clue. Now I feel we are quite proficient in producing videos and photos for teachers and also playdates via facetime and zoom. The other thing about it being a year on is that it is getting harder work, the kids are kind of over just chatting … Continue reading 5 of our favourite zoom based activities with friends and family

5 (or more) rainbow foods that I use to wean my babies.

So I am now weaning baby number 3 and talking to mums I know I realise weaning really is quite an orange experience!!! I guess I have a few key things I use when weaning (just to get them started) but I try as soon as I can to just start giving them the food we all eat. I try to keep it to vegetables … Continue reading 5 (or more) rainbow foods that I use to wean my babies.