16
Jan

Cabin Fever

Is anyone desperate for some fresh air after Christmas and New Year?  We definitely had a bit of cabin fever so at the end of last week, despite it being wet and cold, we decided it was time to get active again and put on our waterproofs and took the new bikes and scooters to Read more

5
Jan

Yummy Mummy

I have an amazing shoe collection there’s even a stunning pair of Loubitons in there but three children in I can’t remember the last time they got taken for a spin, now instead of asking for a new pair at Christmas I found myself asking for a bigger wardrobe to house them! When did I Read more

14
Dec

All good things come to an end….

                    I read other blogs and Facebook posts etc, I knew it would happen, I didn’t know when. What has struck me is that I genuinely don’t know when it came to an end. AMC ran into the kitchen the other day squealing “cannonball” and jumped Read more

6
Dec

Nearest and dearest at Christmas…

Christmas is fast approaching and if your anything like me you will have thought about the children in your life but your nearest and dearest adult may have been forgotten. Don’t worry, here is the easiest but always most appreciated gift idea!!! Ask each child what they would like to do or give the parent Read more

17
Nov

Sleep deprivation

We all love sleep.  So much so that when we tell people we are pregnant, straight after congrats they say… get ready for sleepless nights. Our babies are born and we then attend classes where the conversation just about always falls to “is your baby sleeping?” Those first weeks are a killer, there is no denying, Read more

17
Oct

Thoroughly Modern Maternity Nurse

    Jamie and Jools Oliver made the headlines recently when they proudly announced that having had their fifth child they, (wait for it!) GASP, hired in the help of a night nanny due to 5 weeks of sleep deprivation. This revelation sparked some controversy, a whole lot of media coverage, and it got us Read more

9
Oct

Must haves…

You would think by no 3 I would have everything I need and there wouldn’t be any gadget or product I couldn’t live without but no I have managed to find a whole range of things that have made life easier and left me wishing I had them for one and two as well. So Read more

26
Aug

Home Birth Part 2 – Top Tips

I hope you enjoyed reading my home birth diary last week. If you like the idea of a home birth, but you’re not quite sure if it’s for you or not, here are my top tips and hints to help you along with your decision. Get informed – There is an overwhelming amount of information Read more