I love you, even when it rains

I love you, even when it rains

I've never written my birth story.  A few people have told me it's strange that I haven't when I have written so openly and honestly about everything else. I've tried so many times; and I end up so traumatised and...Read More
Do parents have a limit?

Do parents have a limit?

Do parents have a limit? This was the question I found myself pondering today after some absolute vile behaviour from the mancub. (more…)
Explaining veggie life to a toddler

Explaining veggie life to a toddler

I came across an interesting thing today. My son and husband are both meat eaters and I cook them meals containing meat daily. I'm vegetarian because I don't like the taste of meat; there's no political or radical reason, I...Read More

Motivacelet

I'm a sucker for Instagram shopping and I love to discover new and exciting things to try - much to the dismay of my bank balance. I came across Motivacelet a little while back and love the idea- bracelets to...Read More
I spoil my child

I spoil my child

This week I bumped into a mum I have chatted to on a few occasions at our local soft play. For writing purposes, I will call her Two Sheds. (more…)
Being bad ass: will I love my child?

Being bad ass: will I love my child?

An email popped up yesterday. "Your toddler at 32 months" - I'll be honest, I count in years and have no idea in months. Three year ago I was 24 weeks pregnant; I was depressed, scared, anxious, and a mess....Read More
Lingotot – languages & fun for tots

Lingotot – languages & fun for tots

A little known fact about me is that I love languages and I studied French and German to a-level in my teens. During school and sixth form myself and a friend used to share our love of languages, chocolate eclairs...Read More
Going Potty: a fresh approach

Going Potty: a fresh approach

I'm not one to count months but for the purposes of this post the mancub is currently 31 months old, roughly two and a half and is resisting the potty still. Huff. I currently have a plain white potty which...Read More
Me vs. my 2.5 year old – S.O.S.

Me vs. my 2.5 year old – S.O.S.

It's currently 17:47 and I'm at the end of the never-ending tether. I've lost my shit so much I have no shit left to lose. I'm hitting a desperate stage; I don't know what to do anymore. (more…)
#FatherhoodFriday featuring Ask Yer Father

#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...Read More
#FatherhoodFriday featuring Daddy Poppins

#FatherhoodFriday featuring Daddy Poppins

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...Read More
#MySundayPhoto – Family Walk

#MySundayPhoto – Family Walk

#MySundayPhoto - Sunday 7th May 2017 - a family walk along the river This is my first time linking up and I really regret selling my DSLR last year, I really want to get back into photography, so for now...Read More
The Best Mum Award – #EndTheLabels

The Best Mum Award – #EndTheLabels

I'm so excited to be able to run a competition on my blog, it has amazing prizes and is something I'm really passionate about. To enter all you need to do is be a working mum.  There is no catch...Read More
Parenting 101: #EPICFAIL

Parenting 101: #EPICFAIL

I am not winning at this parenting lark. My plans to be organised and all that jazz are failing on an epic scale; and we woke up this morning at 6am to a fridge containing nothing I could make breakfast...Read More