Over the past month or so I have noticed a trend emerging. More and more of us are feeling down about our parenting skills- more specifically us mothers are feeling like we are failing our children. I think it is something built in to a woman’s brain- a little switch that flips every now and then to make us feel totally inadequate as girlfriends/ wives and mothers- generally just down in the dumps!
But why is it? Why do we do this to ourselves? We are totally amazing and it is time we start believing it!! So, with that in mind I have written this to let you know you aren’t alone and hopefully give you a little boost during this gloomy season.
We have lived in this house for 2 years now and are finally beginning to feel like this is our home. When we moved in it was so absolutely awful everywhere that we had to decorate each room in a... Continue reading →
I don’t know how my children compare to most but I feel like they catch a cold every couple of weeks! We just get over one illness, brave leaving the house and then bam- someone else passes on their germs... Continue reading →
Winter is knocking at our door and the cold weather can lead to illness as well as dry cracked skin! Our bodies need protecting and we all want to stay healthy so I have a list of 8 top tips to... Continue reading →
Welcome to HappyDays! I co-host this inspiring linky with Jenna (Tiny Footsteps) so please do remember to go over to her post and say hi! We love running this linky, it has had such an amazing response- we never thought... Continue reading →
No matter how many times I have been through a teething episode with one of my girls it still seems to creep up on me without warning! So this time I thought I would make a note of the teething... Continue reading →
Linking up with BrummyMummy0f2 for Wicked Wednesdays! Baby L wasn’t loving the flash! Continue reading →
Aby over at YouBabyMeMummy has been tweeting me for weeks now and I have promised I would join in! Today I am finally managing it!! For anyone who fancies joining in take a look here for more info on the... Continue reading →
It is that time of year again, time for children to write their letters to Father Christmas. They excitedly write down all of the things they would like and know that as long as they are on his ‘good’ list... Continue reading →
Thank you so much for everyone’s kind words last week. I was feeling so down and your comments really lifted my spirits! I appreciate every single comment so a big hug to you lovely lot! I was so rubbish at... Continue reading →
I cannot believe where this year is going!! We have had a lot of changes this month, I feel like the 9 month baby development update was the last of the baby updates and now I am moving into toddler... Continue reading →
So many people cringe at the first sight of Christmas decorations in the supermarkets and refuse to do any shopping until the week before the big day- that is fine if you like the idea of rushing around and panic... Continue reading →
Yesterday I was lucky enough to go along to Blogfest! For anyone who doesn’t know it is a one day conference put on by Mumsnet- a chance for bloggers to get together and learn from great speakers. I wasn’t sure... Continue reading →
Hello and welcome to the sixth HappyDays Linky! Another great week last week with some lovely new ladies joining in as well as our lovely regulars! We are truly thankful to every one of you for linking up and the... Continue reading →
So if you read the first installment of our story ‘How we met’ you will know I met Mr F at university. We left the story with me living a corridor away from him in halls…. I went to university to study... Continue reading →