Yesturday was my last day at work so I get to enjoy a nice 9 days off spent with my family! 🎉 We started today off nice and early with some light chores for the kids, once the children had finished their breakfast they stripped their bedding and tidied their bedroom and then had a … More A craft, some chores and lots of play.
Does your child know how to swim? First of all I want to start off by saying how important I believe teaching your child how to swim is! You never know what life will throw at you and learning to swim is a big must in my eyes. My sister, brother and I went swimming … More Why we chose to teach our children to swim rather than use swimming lessons and how we did it.
Most of you already know I am a Mummy to one daughter who is eight years old and that I’m also a Step Mummy to two children who are eight and nine years old, now this is great because they are around the same age so obviously they get on really well, are you kidding? … More Sibling rivalry and how to deal with it.
Now I know some schools are nearly at the end of their summer holidays but Hayleys school has only been broken up for one week and I know some parents who have the same break as us are screaming it’s too early to prepare for the start of school! But as parents we spend so … More How to win at being prepared for the start of school.
have you ever sat down and asked your child questions? write some questions out and ask them they might amaze you ☺ … More An interview with my 8 year old daughter
Looking for a treat for a warm day? This is what you’re looking for!! … More A special treat just right for the summer holidays.
If you’re like my partner and I and work full time you will know how expensive it is for childcare and how much hassle it is to find somewhere for the kids in the holidays! From holiday clubs child minders and family and friends it’s such a hassle sorting childcare out, luckily we only need … More Childcare in the holidays
Isn’t house work a big task? I mean from washing the pots, washing clothes, making beds, hoovering, mopping, dusting, cleaning sofas, putting the rubbish out, cleaning the bathroom, tidying toys away and if you live with a man cleaning the toilet seat about 5 times a day! Oh my when I put it like that … More Keeping up with the task of ‘house work’
When you first arrived I lay there so proud of this tiny person who is a part of me laying on my chest You were so small and delicate I had no idea what I was doing but I did it anyway and we did OK I was sleep deprived and figuring it all out … More The day you arrived to now
Well that’s another year of school that’s come to an end for my big girl, how sad is it when it comes to July and you realise your child is going into the next year soon! They grow so fast! Way too fast!!! You just blink and they’re grown up. This was my princess at … More The end of another school year.