Days out with a toddler: Proms in the Park(Whatman Park – Maidstone)

Just a little outside of Maidstone Town Centre is a lovely park we found by accident last year.

Whatman Park is on the banks of the River Medway and is a true hidden gem tucked out-of-the-way and a lovely place for picnics and peace away from busy roads and noise. Continue reading “Days out with a toddler: Proms in the Park(Whatman Park – Maidstone)”

Blog critique: not always from a good place

This morning I made a mistake.  I regretted it instantly.

In a Facebook group a seemingly kind person was offering tips and tricks after sharing some frustrations that blogging for many is just about freebies and payment.

I asked him to have a look at my blog and offer some advice. Continue reading “Blog critique: not always from a good place”

#FatherhoodFriday featuring Ask Yer Father

I have been in the blogging world for a few months now and I love The Bloggerhood – I’ve (virtually) met so many lovely people and I wanted to celebrate this by featuring some amazing daddy bloggers.

The blogging world is predominantly female-orientated and recently there’s been a spate of dad-blogger bashing which is not cool.

#FatherhoodFriday is a celebration of daddy bloggers and I’m so excited to share some awesome bloggers with you over the next few weeks – for anyone wishing to take part, you are more than welcome, please get in touch! Continue reading “#FatherhoodFriday featuring Ask Yer Father”

Boogie Monsters – a live gig for the whole family

Pre-baby I loved to go out-out most weekends and dance the night away or catch live bands; as we all know life changes completely post-baby and now me and the hubs are lucky if we catch five minutes to dance in the kitchen let alone go out-out.

On a particularly terrible two/tantrum related stressful day last week I spotted a poster outside my local theatre for something that really intrigued me. Continue reading “Boogie Monsters – a live gig for the whole family”

Beating Big D: Counselling & Therapy Update

I wanted to write a little update about counselling and how I feel in general.

Every Wednesday I am having an hour-long session with a counsellor online and we discuss anything and everything, as per my previous post.

At the end of each session we set goals and sometimes some reading material to help me over the next week. Continue reading “Beating Big D: Counselling & Therapy Update”