How to prepare a child for a new baby.

Becoming a big brother or sister can be an exciting time but also a big scary and confusing change. What can you as the parent do to help your child…

2 kids under 5. My honest thoughts of the first year.

I spent so much of my pregnancy worrying whether I had enough love to give a new baby, I love Pops so much and it was just us 2 (and…

How to survive motherhood – What got me through these early …

How to survive motherhood? The answer is simple – Honest mum friends. It may sound simple but the main thing that keeps me going is my mum friends. When we…

Parenting Win Wednesday 24/05/17

Parenting win wednesday week three. Sorry this weeks post is up late in the day, this week has come round pretty quickly. A couple of our parenting wins this week……

Parenting Win Wednesday 17/05/17

Parenting win wednesday week two. I hope you spent the week enjoying the good bits of parenting. This week I’ve struggled to focus on the good parts as they happen,…

You know you’re a mum/dad when…

I was reading ‘You know you’re a mum when’ over at This is me now and had to share some of my own. You know you’re a mum/dad when… You…

Sending your little one to a leave at playgroup.

Making the decision to leave your child. For the past two and a half years it’s been just me and Pops (for the most part). If you’ve seen my post…