So I currently write this sat in my pjs with a cider at 7pm on a Friday evening. Rock and roll I can hear you all shouting!! When I first started this blog I wanted to write about the realities of parenting in general not just my 1 plus 1. I assure you It is… Continue reading A Bad Day at the Office
It's November and already it's Christmas Christmas Christmas. You literally can't go anywhere without noticing something to do with Christmas and I really love Christmas. But it Does means one thing for parents..... Christmas guilt. There are three things I am feeling guilty for this year. Firstly Christmas cards. Last year, Mop Tops first Christmas… Continue reading 🎅🏼🎄 Christmas Guilt 🎄🎅🏼
I have recently cancelled Mop Tops swimming lessons due to the pool being too cold. So we decided that Sunday mornings would be our family swimming sessions. Our local pool have a parent and toddler only period first thing on a Sunday. So off we went bright and early with 1 plus 1, and to… Continue reading Family Swim
We all know the big never ending breastfeeding debate continues and mums continue to feel judged by how they decide to feed their baby. Now I breastfed Mop Top for about 3 months and am currently breastfeeding Bear, not because I have an over whelming desire to but I guess just because I felt I… Continue reading Breast…Bottle…Bottle…Breast. Does it matter how I feed my baby??
Ive really been thinking lately how different I felt after the birth of my babies. I have to say there are so many things I wished I'd been told about having baby number 1. We did the obligatory active birth course with Mop Top and it was very much about the labour, the drugs and… Continue reading 10 things i wish I’d been told with my first born
Most toddlers like to make a mess, and this is why I did this activity outside. I have to admit it took me longer to set up and tidy away than the time Mop Top actually spent doing any of it. Isn't that the case with so many of the activities us parents spend ages… Continue reading Arts and Craft
Bear is almost 4 months now and I returned to exercise pretty soon after having him. My body was used to training so I felt ready to go back to the gym after about 3 weeks. However healthy eating is a whole other ball game. I have come to realise this week that I literally… Continue reading Healthy Eating Vs Emotional Motherhood