My Birth Story #2

I have written my experience of child birth down so I never forget it. It all happened so fast that I know details will be lost over time. When I was in the last few weeks of pregnancy I spent my days searching for other people’s stories. I had so many false starts I needed to know they would eventually …

Have you tried baby massage?

When it was just me and Little G I found it easier to incorporate things like baby massage into our day. Since having Baby L I have found it really difficult to spend quality time with either of them. They both get a share and that is how it will always have to be from now on. That’s not to …

Toddler Hypoglycemia- know the facts!

I spend my days making sure my children are safe and happy as I am sure you do too. However, in March 2014 my worst nightmare came true. It is something I will never forget, I was helpless. This is our story Little G woke up and wasn’t quite herself. She got into bed with me and fell asleep, which she …

A day in the life of Little G

“What would you like to do today?” This is something I ask every day. I am a great believer in learning through play. Before I was a stay at home mum I was a Reception teacher. My days were centered around play and I loved it! The only difference between then and now is I have one child to play …

My Birth story #01

Writing down your birth story is so important, it helps you to come to terms with the trauma (pushing a baby out is traumatic!) and helps you to heal. I am 3 years overdue writing my birth story with Little G. I have been meaning to write it down for ages and while she is busy and Baby L is …

{How to} Be the perfect housewife

how to be the perfect housewife

When I got married almost 4 years ago I wanted to be the best housewife ever. I had a look online found some cookbooks that I liked the look of. I also found a book called ‘How to be the perfect housewife’ by Anthea Turner. I liked the pretty pink cover and so I bought it. I read through it and …

Have you considered reusable wipes?

I have been using reusable nappies for 9 months now and love it. (Read why I love cloth nappies here). I had considered reusable wipes before but decided I was fine with cheap packets from the supermarket. However, I am now a total convert and will share with you why! This year’s Real Nappy Week (2014) I went along to …