One of the worst things for parents when travelling with kids is not just packing, but finding clothes you’ve packed once you reach your destination. Actually, t’s not just a problem when you have kids, it’s also a problem when you don’t have kids! It’s an ‘everybody’ problem! I love being organised and knowing where… Continue reading The secret to packing for a vacation (Packing Cubes)
Weekends are never long enough. The two days I get off from work to spend with Chicco are precious to me. Not only am I trying to focus on my little man and make up for the time I missed with him during the week, but I’m trying to do mum duties too; laundry, cleaning,… Continue reading Busy Mum. Happy Toddler.
I know there are thousands of blogs and internet pages dedicated to potty training a toddler, but I’m going to be honest with you, they didn’t work for me! This is a real mother’s honest account of how I toilet trained my son. (Just a note for those who may be reading from abroad; where… Continue reading How to toilet train a toddler
Sunday 17th June is Father’s day in the UK. Happy Father’s Day to all those great fathers out there! The thing is, I’m a single mum. I’ve raised my son on my own. His father has never been involved. So what do I do about Father’s Day? I’ve always loved Father’s Day. I had an… Continue reading Father’s Day and Single Mothers
In the papers today I read about a four year old boy falling into a gorilla pen in Cincinnati Zoo. He was in there for 10 minutes before the gorilla was shot and killed. During that time it’s not clear if the gorilla had tried to attack the child, but it was clear that he… Continue reading A Child In Danger
My local leisure centre has a parent toddler swimming session that I’ve been desperate to take advantage of. So this morning I dragged our butts out of bed early to head out for a swim. If you haven’t swum with your little one yet, I suggest you do. It was so much fun! I learnt… Continue reading Swimming with a toddler
I don’t like to admit that I have bad mum days, because as a mother I’m expected to say that every day with my child is a joy. And yeah it is, most of the time! The truth is, some days, are bad days! And that’s not to say that I’m doing bad mum things. … Continue reading Them SuperMum days!