Browsing Tag: parenting

child anxiety is real

Child Anxiety is Real; Symptoms and Ways you can help

Child Anxiety is Real A moving and personal guest post about child anxiety.  This post may be a trigger for some.  It was written by Shire Lyon and I really thank her for sharing her story with us on such an important topic.    Child anxiety – it’s something that many people don’t believe exists. […]

Last Day Nursery

The Beginning and the End – Last Day at Nursery

A story always begins at the beginning and ends at the end doesn’t it?  Well right now it seems not!  It feels like we are both at the beginning and the end of a story as my girls have their last day at nursery and prepare to start school.   If I am honest I have […]

Mummy Tag

Mummy Tag

Today I am joining in with the Mummy Tag created by Emily Norris.  You can see her answers over on her you tube channel.  I was tagged by Coralie @mylifeasmumuk thanks for including me.  The mummy tag is all about answering some questions on your mothering experiences so you will also find out a bit more […]

A-Z of Parenting

My A-Z of Parenting

I haven’t taken part in a blogging tag or challenge for a while, but I liked the sound of this one.  The challenge is to come use all 26 letters of the alphabet to describe what parenting means to you and A-Z of parenting.  Regular readers will know that I love nothing better than a […]

dreadful mummy day

Dreadful Mummy Day

  Today was a dreadful mummy day in our household.  Most of the time I love the school holidays as we don’t have the morning rush, but for some reason today the wheels completely came off.  I have been having a difficult mummy week if I am honest and I am not really sure why.  […]

Why I will always vaccinate my children

Earlier this week I read a piece on Netmums about the low take up of the MMR vaccine in the UK and how the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies has urged people not to believe social media ‘fake news’ about the dangers of vaccination.  I am no doctor and I fully respect that […]

half term

Have we survived half term? #Blogtober18 Day 27

Those involved in #blogtober18 may have noticed that I missed a few days and that my lovely readers is because the answer to the above question ‘have we survived half term?’  is barely….  On the last day before half term my girls couldn’t go to nursery as they had temperatures and were clearly not very […]

Zero Tolerance For…. #Blogtober18 Day 26

Please forgive me dear reader for this will be somewhat of a rant!!  I have zero tolerance for strangers parenting advice.  Why is it that people who have never met you or your children feel like it is their place to provide advice, offer comment or indeed pass judgement on the way I parent or […]

Blogtober

Day 14 #blogtober18 Never doing that again!

On a day where the rain is pouring and I am feeling a tad hungover after a ball last night my never doing that again could easily just be staying up late and drinking. However, that would just be codswallop as we all know that I love a good night out and so despite it […]

movies

Day 13 #Blogtober18 Movies you have watched a thousand times

If my life were still my own this list of movies I have watched a thousand times would no doubt give away my age… It would be full of the brat pack (if you don’t know who they are you are still young – lucky you!). It would just be classics (my opinion!) like Breakfast […]