I’m sorry but my kids just aren’t naughty

Katy, The Busy Mum's Guide To Motherhood 29 Comments

Do you know the thing people say most often when they see me marching along with my brood.. ‘Oh you’ve got your work cut out there’ What they are really trying to say is ‘I bet they run rings round you’, ‘I bet they are difficult to control’ etc etc… I used to nod and smile, say ‘yeh they are …

Find Your #MumTribe with Meet Other Mums

Katy, Collaboration, The Busy Mum's Guide To Motherhood Leave a Comment

When I first had Gracie I was incredibly lonely, I’ve written about that before, the long empty days that stretched out for months on end. It took me until she was over a year old to pluck up the courage to do anything about it, but I so wish I had done something sooner. I was recently contacted by the lovely Sally …

It’s 4am And I’m Awake

Katy, The Busy Mum's Guide To Motherhood 2 Comments

I wrote this because, well, because Ive been there too. xx It’s 4am and I’m awake It’s 4am and I’m awake. You’ve woken up again and I am exhausted. I shush you and rock you and wish you’d go back to sleep. I’d give anything to have a decent nights sleep. Why can’t you be like the other babies, I hear they are sleeping …

To The First Time Mum

Katy, The Busy Mum's Guide To Motherhood, The Busy Mum's Guide To Pregnancy 4 Comments

To The First Time Mum, It is such an exciting time isn’t it? Not long to go now and that little bundle will be here and as much as the last few weeks of pregnancy will really drag, it will all be worth it in the end I promise. So while you are sitting around waiting for the big day to …