Monthly Archive: June 2014

Happy First Birthday! 0

Happy First Birthday!

Little Emily turned 1 today! As every parent says at this point in their baby’s life, this year has flown by. Whilst it has been so gratifying seeing her develop into her own personality,...

Dealing with “a biter” – whatever age they are 0

Dealing with “a biter” – whatever age they are

One of my biggest worries as a mother of a toddler was that I will end up with a “biter”. There were a few incidents at nursery 6 months ago where Freyja was involved...


Toddler tantrums are RIDICULOUS!

The mornings when I am at work and the girls are going to nursery are generally chaotic. This morning I was lucky enough to finish my cuppa and avoid being covered in toddler/baby dribble/snot/unidentifiable-gook....


Random behaviour of the day – drawing on the blackboard in an inside-out swimming cap

Dear World Cup Haters….. 0

Dear World Cup Haters…..

“Why is there so much football on TV?” Oh dear. It’s hard isn’t it, when the major TV channels show coverage from a world tournament of a very popular sport, loved by millions of...

The “go-to parent” 0

The “go-to parent”

My girls are both “mummy’s girls”. This does surprise me because basically Rich is a brilliant “fun” Dad and I am mostly grumpy and naggy. It is lovely to be wanted. To be the...