I’m convinced I don’t play enough with little dude. I’m sure all mums are convinced they don’t. Between the play dates, coffees, lunches and classes I’m not sure if I spend enough time playing with little dude 1 on 1. Continue reading →
I’ve not had the greatest week. Mummying is tough!
Being an only child, I need alone time to recharge. The only time I’ve actually had time to myself (i.e. without a little person attached to me, or without any adults talking to me) is when I went for a job interview during maternity leave (there’s a post coming up about that). I was also fairly independent pre-baby – regularly jetting off half way around the world for a holiday by myself, trotting around the country for business, having regular days out without anyone there and able to do anything at the drop of a hat. Continue reading →
I had a disaster of a bake with little dude. The awesome Scissors Paper Scone wrote this amazing blog post on baking with young children which made me really want to get off my buttocks and do some baking. I used to love baking pre-baby so I thought it couldn’t be that hard with a baby attached. Oh and I wanted cake, I always want cake. What could go wrong right?! Continue reading →
Little dude has had a stomach bug for the last few of weeks. We’ve had all shades of poo ranging from yellow to green (the lime green poo freaked me out a bit!). It’s been endless changing of nappies and arms deep in poo. It’s been exhausting but thankfully we’re at the end of it now. I’ve got some little tips below to help you through this period if it’s happening to you. Most of them are blindly obvious. However, if you’re suffering from baby brain, sometimes it’s nice to have the bleeding obvious pointed out. Continue reading →
I didn’t know much about Chartwell before we went apart from it was the former home of Winston Churchill. Doesn’t really sound like it would be much fun for kids right? Couldn’t be more wrong. We took out 5 month old there, and had a fab day out. As there’s so much to explore it’s really geared up for older kids as well. Continue reading →
Sparkly_Mummy (left) TheMumReviews (right) and I (bunny ears) had met during a #TribalChat night on Twitter and thought it would be a good idea to meet up since we all lived in the same locale and am never one for turning a random internet meet up. Continue reading →