So today my not so little baby girl started her new adventure into year four, yes that’s right year four! Can you believe that? I don’t know where this time is going she seems to be growing up way too quick! I remember when she first started in reception with a grin on her face … More A new school year.
Do you’re children act out as they crave for your attention all for themselves? So as most of you know I have one daughter and two step children, my step children visit every weekend Friday evening through to Sunday evening and whilst it’s beeb the summer holidays they have been doing one week with us … More Sibling jelousy in a blended family.
Us parents like to think our children are aware of the dangers of talking to strangers don’t we? And most children do as at some point we sit down and explain to them not to speak to strangers as we don’t know who they are or what kind of person they are, also I believe … More Would your child know what to do??
So I thought I’d let you in on a day in the life of my precious princess Hayley-Jayne, It will be a school day that we go through and I’d love to know if you have a similar day or how different your day is to mine. ☺ She starts off by waking up early, … More A day in the life of Hayley-Jayne
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.
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