Showing 22 posts from: Handy Tips

22
Jun

Lessons Learnt

Edinburgh PR, writer and mother of one Sarah Howden reveals the lessons learnt with her first baby…and why second time around she is doing things very differently! Hindsight is a great thing and if I could do things differently, my correct list would be endless. You see, when I was pregnant with my first child, Read more

1
Jun

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

18
May

Bereavement

Many of you have probably seen the heartbreaking Youtube video doing the rounds on social media of a little boy saying goodbye to his pet goldfish who sadly died. The adorable tot kisses his friend and says his farewells before sobbing to his mum. It’s hard to watch, however all children will experience bereavement at Read more

1
May

Two Under Two

With the Royal baby about to make an appearance any time now we thought we would share some of our highs and lows of having two under two… I’ll never forget the sound of HTC happily singing “Afie” as he walked into the maternity ward to see his baby brother for the first time. It Read more

27
Apr

It’s Just a Teenage Phase

Sandra Dick, top Edinburgh journalist and mother of two, reveals the trials and tribulations of having two boys who are fast becoming men. One day you’re up to your armpits in nappies and Fireman Sam, next you’re arguing with a slammed door over Xboxes, staying up too late and homework. The leap from gorgeous gurgling baby Read more

28
Aug

Homework Hell

So here we are, back to school and most parents are probably dreading the arguments about homework, so here are my tips to stop all that homework hell! At the start of the term ask your child how they are going to handle their homework and study plan and what support if any they need Read more

8
May

Handy Tips

We regularly post handy tips on our Facebook pages and recently someone asked us about one we had posted last year so to make them more accessible for everyone we have  decided to put them all in one place this page will be regularly added to so keep an eye on it! Handy tip-When your Read more