I am writing this as the summer holidays are officially over; the new school year and term begin. I could write an emotional blog entry about how its the end of an era, how I will miss my sons company incredibly and share my worries about other people’s influence and the massive educational journey I am now sending my son on… However that wouldn’t be … Continue reading 5 things I want to remember next summer holidays
I am on the verge of my second round of toilet training and I wanted to write down all the things I learnt last time before I become a hazy mist of constant wee breaks and new changes of clothes. Continue reading 5 lessons I have learnt from toilet training that I want to remember on my second time round.
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!