If I had to give a soon-to-be or new mummy some advice, it would be to get out and find some Mummy Friends (MF). Seek them high, seek them low but definitely, definately find some! Mothers to children of a similar age who are going through the same things as you; women with older children…… Continue reading The importance of Mummy Friends
So I was watching Loose Women this afternoon and they were talking about a concept which I had heard about a few months ago (and was supposed to blog about but I forgot) known as “Nappy-free parenting”. This is a method whereby you basically potty-train your child – FROM BIRTH!!! Also known as “Baby-led potty…… Continue reading Nappy or not nappy? That is the question!
Apologies for being so quiet lately but I’ve been really busy with an exciting new venture I have begun (more on that later) as well as Jack stuff. But… I have done a little video with a quick tour of Jack’s nursery for you! (Excuse my weird face at the end- I couldn’t press the…… Continue reading Round and round the nursery
As it’s been a tiring few weeks what with me and Jack both being ill, I decided to treat myself to a little present or two! How perfect is that!!!!! I found it on Etsy (which I’d always had a nose at but never bought anything) from a seller called “PennyBlackDesigns” and it arrived this…… Continue reading A little treat!
I feel completely exhausted today. Jack is still not quite himself and had me up maybe 4 times in the night I think. I also have a horrible sore throat and earache again so it doesn’t look like the antibiotics worked last week to rid me of tonsillitis. Feeling both ill and really, really tired,…… Continue reading So, so tired
So I was feeding Jack in bed this morning, just wanting to go back to sleep after getting up several times in the night as usual, when suddenly Jack made the loudest noise I had ever heard him do. It was like a burp and a bark mixed together – I shall refer to it…… Continue reading Good morning Mummy, here’s some puke for you!
When Jack had his meltdown a few weeks ago and I felt helpless, my friend Kate mentioned something she had read in a book which was working for her and she copied me the relevant pages to read. Oh. My. Goldfish. We tried it next time Jack wouldn’t settle and it works for us too…… Continue reading Sharing a little secret – The 5 S’s