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  • homework #badparent

    Does Homework Work?

    What is this really teaching our children??? My guess: That we go to work 9 – 5 and we work really really hard sitting at a desk; and then we get home and we…

    April 24, 2017
  • Our child needs to win
    @Child #1 @Motherhood

    You don’t have to win…

    Sportsmanship, what’s that? If you follow any of my social media pages for this blog, then you’ll know I’m running the Paris Marathon in a few weeks’ time in loving memory of my friends…

    March 31, 2017
  • The comforter, sleeps best friend
    @Family @Motherhood

    Finding comfort… and sleep!

    Comforter or no comforter which is best? I’m talking comforters, teddies, dummies, snugggies, nighnighs, whatever you call it does your child have one?? We have one child with one and one without and after…

    January 16, 2017
  • No more diet resolutions for me
    @Family @Motherhood

    New Year, New You?

    New year New you: Oh bugger to that! The reasons I’m resolving not to resolve this year…. Well I am resolving, but it is an alternative set of new resolutions for me this time…

    January 3, 2017
  • A false reality
    @Humanity @Motherhood @Mum Squad

    A false reality…

    Why I’m going to #PledgetobeReal, fancy getting on the band waggon?? I really wanted to write a positive post about my body image in line with Dove’s support of the Be Real Body Image…

    November 30, 2016
  • helpful things to know for mothers to be
    @Motherhood @Mum Squad

    More information needed…

    Need more info after the Parenting classes? it seems I did… Whilst visiting a friend who has recently got herself one of those very little humans I realised the things we chatted about are…

    November 22, 2016
  • @Family @Motherhood

    The internet lies…

    ‘Happy Anniversary’ – Is it? I could put a picture of my wedding day on instagram and wish my husband Happy 8th Wedding anniversary along the lines of ‘ love you more today etc…

    October 18, 2016
  • @Motherhood @Mum Squad

    Share the love….

    The Liebster Award is a chain of awards passed on by bloggers, in an effort to recognise their wonderful work. “Liebster” in German means sweetest, kindest, nicest, valued and pleasant. The very lovely Amy…

    October 14, 2016
  • @School

    Tall tales and Parenting fails….

    I stumbled upon the first rule in playground etiquette today (well a another parent took pity on my cluelessness and gave me the hint): Mention no child’s name except your own when chatting about…

    October 6, 2016