Showing 36 posts from: 1 1/2 years – 3 years


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


Lighter Parenting

I’m Ali, owner of Lighter Parenting – a parenting consultancy. I started my business about a year ago and combine it with my day job as a nanny to twin boys. My career as a nanny has been my focus for the last 14 years and this step into consultancy work seems like a natural Read more


All The Pretty Things

I know it’s only November and Halloween is only just out the way but I have to say my thoughts just now are all about Christmas. My favourite part of Christmas is shopping for the boys stockings and seeing their wee faces when they open all the wee bits and pieces from Santa, unfortunately this Read more


Baby Proofing The Home

How time flies. It will undoubtedly feel like it was only yesterday you were carrying your little one in your tummy, keeping him or her safe. Now, baby is here – and just about to be on the move. It’s time to baby proof. When you first see your little one ready to try and Read more