Isn’t it funny how as parents we are torn between wanting our kids to grow up and at the same time stay little for as log as possible? We can’t wait for them to start sitting up, walk and talk – and praise the day they can use a toilet by themselves! But we soon… Continue reading Please Slow Down Growing Up…
Okay. I won’t be the first to say this, and I sure won’t be the last: Parenting is hard work. And I’m open enough to admit that some days I struggle. I’m sure we can all agree there are some days when we just wish for bedtime to come around so we can put our… Continue reading Am I a Bad Parent for wanting ‘me time’?
Well, we’ve all made it. We survived another (or your first) year of nursery and school. Now we are going to be thrown out of our routines, and for 6 whole weeks our delights are going to be at home, with us… for 6 weeks…With cries and wails of “I’m boooored. What can I do?”… Continue reading 10 Things to do this Summer.
Coming home from a holiday is always a bittersweet feeling. One the one hand there’s nothing like your own bed, but then you’re also back to reality and the real world. Whilst we were away, I’d asked my mum to feed Lucy our cat, and when I stepped inside the house, I felt like I… Continue reading Weekend Roundup.
Spring is in full swing here in England. From lovely warm days, to the pouring rain, we are never too sure what the weather wants to do – which makes days out feel like you’re taking everything and more “just in case it rains/gets warm out.” You’re never really too sure if it’s… Continue reading Keep Safe in the Sun.
Emotions. They can be great, and then they can be downright awful. With such a wide range of feelings, sometimes they can get a bit overwhelming and it can get a bit much to handle in your head, and they can change so rapidly. There are times when I’m happy as larry, and then I’m holding… Continue reading Writing it down.
I’m Sorry. That is probably one of the hardest sentences you can say. Admitting you’re wrong is never easy, and if you’re like me – proud and stubborn – it becomes that much harder to say it. But today, I’m saying it. I’m sorry to my family for not being a better mum and partner to them.… Continue reading Pack Your Bags, Unmotivated Mum!