Author: Kirsty

All About the Blogger – Guest Post

Hi! I’m Sharon creator of The Buck Family headed by Mummy Buck.  I’m ‘Mean’ Mummy to four loud, younger people (2 teens & 2 tweens). I don’t pretend to be a writer, I just write. So if you’re looking for faultless grammar, punctuation, non-drivel stuff then you might want to visit someone else’s blog! Over on […]

Read more
travelling with kids stuff you need

Stuff you need when travelling with kids

Last week I wrote about family packing and shared some of the slightly more unusual things that I bring when we are going on holiday including the Nespresso – I know bonkers! Anyway I do also, believe it or not, bring some sensible stuff that over the years has helped me when travelling with kids. […]

Read more

Self Care after giving birth

This post was originally going to be about self care for mum’s whose babies had spent time in the NICU as I wrote about my experience with that last week and it got me thinking about all things I probably should have done differently after that period.  I am a complete nightmare for not doing […]

Read more
babies

How do you know you are done with having babies?

Despite how it may seem, since I have four of the little darlings, having babies was no walk in the park for me.  Something that I thought would just be what happened after we got married ended up being a bit of a mission (that is a whole other post which I am sure I […]

Read more

The Day we met Peppa Pig Live

They say never to meet your heroes as it will be disappointing, but not so when we met Peppa Pig.  Not so long ago I entered a competition to win tickets to see Peppa Pigs’s Adventure at Richmond Theatre and excitingly we won!! When I told the girls that we were going they were beyond excited, […]

Read more

My NICU Baby

Please note that this post about my NICU baby may prove a trigger for some.  In my case there is a very happy ending to our experience.  My daughter was cared for by First Touch an amazing charity saving babies every day. It has taken me a while to write this post and I wasn’t […]

Read more

Family Holiday Packing

When you are a family of 6 you never pack light, but it is probably the most organised I am all year. Despite the fact that we typically only go to France and they have shops there, I pack like we are going on a military exercise to a remote desert location…. I think that’s […]

Read more

World Environment Day Tag

How to Play World Environment Day Tag It is no secret that plastic pollution is a huge issue facing our planet.  If you look around these days more and more people and vendors are switching to reusable plastics or recyclables rather than single use items, but there is still more to be done to raise […]

Read more

Potty Training – Update

  It has been a while since I posted about Potty Training so I thought it was about time that I did a bit of an update and shared my learning from what will be my last EVER round of Potty Training.  I can hardly believe I am finally in a position to even write […]

Read more
Chocolate Puns in the post

Chocolate Puns in the Post

Chocolate Puns in the Post – what someone will send me chocolate through the post? Erm… did I die and go to heaven?  This was my reaction when I learnt that we had been invited to try the latest product offering from Morse Toad who already do fabulous personalised gifts made out of chocolate. Please […]

Read more

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

%d bloggers like this: