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October 6, 2018

Finally After 18 Months The End Of The Daytime Dody

The time has arrived. Alex is now 18 months old and his world has been turned upside down. Last Friday we took away his soother!! Now […]
October 6, 2018

Hitting ‘The Fourth Month’ Postpartum Wall

There comes a time which isn’t described via a glossy picture in a Gina Ford baby book, or on the front page of a parenting magazine. […]
October 5, 2018

I Found My Diary – 1995 We Meet Again

Picture the scene. It’s 1995 and a 14-year-old me sits in her room, listening to Oasis and Blur battle it out in the charts. I’m trying […]
October 5, 2018

What Is The ‘Best’ Age To Have Kids?

What age is the best age to have kids? Well now that is really the same as asking how long a piece of string is, or […]
October 4, 2018
Before Having Kids

7 Things I Thought I’d Do Differently Before Having Kids

Before I became a mother, I had lots of ideas in my idea of what my life would be like But then we had child one, […]
January 8, 2018
October 4, 2018

Why I Didn’t Give Up On Breastfeeding

For National Breastfeeding Week I’m sharing my journey. Before I had children I wanted to breastfeed. I planned to do the first six weeks exclusively and […]
October 4, 2018

‘I Am Exhausted Keeping Up With My Kids’ After School Activities’

Can we talk about the amount of activities kids do these days? I realise we are all under pressure to create amazing human beings but when […]
October 3, 2018

Don’t Judge Me For Staying Up Late – It’s My Time

It’s long since dark outside.  The lights are low.  The streets are empty.  The house is finally quiet.  I have walked the floors for hours with […]