I have decided to take a Career Break. It has been a big decision and based on so many factors. Here is my list. Continue reading 5 Reasons I have decided to be a stay-at-home mum (for now!)
I love a party game to make something feel like an event. Do you? What are your favourites? Here are mine! Continue reading 5 best party games for baby or bridal showers
I do love cooking. I beat myself up for not pulling out the bag amazing food all the time, but sometimes the quick and easy works best. I thought I would write a list of things I have enjoyed and the children have enjoyed eating. 1. Eggs!! In any way shape or form in my house means we are on to a winner. Can you … Continue reading 5 foods I love cooking FOR my children
So I can most definitely not claim to be a baby sleep expert. Mainly because it took ages for both my babies to sleep through the night. Particularly my daughter who either treated it like she was a newborn until 19months and used my boob as an all you can eat buffet all night! However, I do feel I have learnt a lot about bedtimes … Continue reading 5 things we do before bed to help the children sleep
Weaning was genuinely the hardest thing I did with my son. I totally freaked out as I felt I was going to either make or break his love of food in those first few weeks. I am an over worrier yes, but thank god I had people around me guiding me through and helping me chill the hell out!! Here are some of the things … Continue reading 5 things I have learnt about weaning a baby.
I wanted to make a list of items for camping that the usual lists ignore and that we have found useful as a family of campers. Continue reading 5 things I wouldn’t leave at home for a camping trip.
It’s been a tough few weeks here with illness. I have to try and find the positives of missing a holiday and a visit to A&E. Mainly the only positive I have is that my son has given me some of the best cuddles a mummy could ask for!! I thought I would write a list of things that have helped me stay a bit … Continue reading 5 things that help me stay sane when my children are ill .
My son is currently ill and lying on the sofa. He doesn’t drink enough most of the time but when he is ill it goes to another level!! I think it may be my fault he doesn’t drink much because I am a bit of a camel, I drink alot in the morning (and that’s mainly coffee) and then I forget to drink much the … Continue reading 5 ways I encourage my children to drink more!
I have just read an amazing blog (I will put it here when I re find it!) about house moves and I think with hindsight I did take a few measures to help with the move. Disclaimer here, this doesn’t mean it wasn’t the move from hell and I cried a lot during this time. In fact, I would never be able to write about … Continue reading 5 things that helped me stay saneish during my house move
So yes it would be ideal to take ten minutes of my day away from the children to do some sort of mindfulness moment. I am working on it, one of my New Years aims was to get up earlier and have ten minutes to myself before the kids get up (we aren’t quite there yet let’s just say!) So basically I don’t have the … Continue reading 5 Mindfulness activities I am trying to use around the children!