Why My Teen Thinks I’m a Groovy Mum!

Why My Teen Thinks I’m a Groovy Mum!

When @kateonthinice put this weeks What Does a Groovy Mum Look Like linky up it was like the gauntlet going down with a huge …
Once Upon a Time…..

Once Upon a Time…..

Scarlett was a shy little girl, she didn’t have any brothers or sisters, and she didn’t see many other children.  Scarlett and …
#SilentSunday

#SilentSunday

 
The Benefits Row:  Don’t Get Distracted!

The Benefits Row: Don’t Get Distracted!

I knew it wouldn’t be long after starting this blogging lark that I’d be getting the old soap box out.  I’ve …
Love is……

Love is……

My dear Geeky Husband puts up with a lot from his pregnant wife.  Here’s my ‘love is’ list from him.  It’s everything …
Getting Their Own Way! – Some Lessons in Negotiation

Getting Their Own Way! – Some Lessons in Negotiation

It’s dawned on me that toddlers know far more about negotiation than I do.  What is it with the Little People?  I don’…
Princess on the Beach

Princess on the Beach

 
#SilentSunday

#SilentSunday

 
Stress and Pregnancy- Don’t get them Muddled Up

Stress and Pregnancy- Don’t get them Muddled Up

You might know what it’s like when those hormones start rushing in, you could cry at the most insignificant things and sickness becomes …
Green Eyed Toddler – GET

Green Eyed Toddler – GET

Have you seen the Green Eyed Toddler recently?  AKA GET, he can be a feisty little monkey when he wants to be, and strong …
My Mum’s A Bit Mental…..

My Mum’s A Bit Mental…..

OK, I know that’s not the most politically correct blog title in the world but when your 9 years old, that’s the only …
It’s Time I Changed……

It’s Time I Changed……

My life has changed such a lot in the last 5 years, but I’m not ever so sure that I have changed with it. …
Dear Friend…….

Dear Friend…….

I’m sorry I didn’t tell you we were going to try for another baby.  I get that this hurt you, but to …
From Granny’s Kitchen – Spelt and Potato Bread

From Granny’s Kitchen – Spelt and Potato Bread

I’ve not always enjoyed cooking.  In fact at some points in my life I have positively avoided it.   One of the people who …
15 Tips for Coping with a New Baby

15 Tips for Coping with a New Baby

1. Sleep.  Get it when you can, it’s now a precious commodity.  If baby takes a nap, you can too.  Ignore those emails, leave …
Have You Thought About Baby Signing?

Have You Thought About Baby Signing?

I started a ‘Sing and Sign’ class with my Daughter when she was about 6 months old.  I hadn’t really heard a lot about …
Daddy’s Girl

Daddy’s Girl

Our little Princess is definitely a Daddy’s girl.  She follows him round like a lost puppy as fast as her little legs will …
My Son, his Dad and his Mental Health

My Son, his Dad and his Mental Health

I asked my partner to leave when my Son was 18 months old.  It was a scary time for everyone.  I was quite young, and …
Pelvic Girdle Pain, it’s Pants!

Pelvic Girdle Pain, it’s Pants!

I first experienced pelvic girdle pain in the 3rd trimester of my second pregnancy.  If you’ve experienced it I know you’ll get …
Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe

Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe

This Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe was inspired when I flicked through March’s addition of Psychologies Magazine. The first thing that jumped out …