Should I throw a first birthday party?

Is a first birthday party worth it? Is it necessary? Will your baby remember it? We made the decision to throw Pops a big party in a hall and invited…

Overweight and Pregnant – Tips on how to enjoy it.

Being overweight and pregnant is a difficult thing, whether it’s the struggle some people face trying to conceive, the increased chance of complications during pregnancy or the increased likelihood of…

Advent Day 15 – Christmas This or That – Mom of two.

Each day of December we will have a new blogger telling us this or that. Check out Day 14 if you missed it. Today is day 15 and we have…

Our real Christmas tree tradition.

*We were sent the tree in return for a post. On Pop’s first Christmas we got a real tree from our local garden centre. I still remember taking ages to…

20 reasons my 3 year old couldn’t go to sleep… in …

I’m used to the occasional call up at bedtime, different days and different reasons why Pops isn’t ready to go to sleep. If you’re a parent I’m sure you can…

Things I wish I knew before I had a baby. …

You will feel your not doing a good job at some point. BUT YOU ARE! Is that snack healthy enough? Breast or Bottle? Do we have the TV on too…

Mandatory swim nappies for 4 year olds?

Pops has been potty trained in the day since she was just over 2 years old (despite the odd hiccup). I don’t feel comfortable putting her in a nappy. It’s…