#Beproud of yourself and not just your children

When we become parents we learn the true meaning of being proud. A large percentage of our time is spent admiring our children, poking them (just to check, not only that they really exist, but that they are still breathing) and feeling a deep sense of satisfaction that we have created an absolutely incredible person destined for …

Easy ways to entertain your toddler when breastfeeding a newborn

Entertaining your toddler whilst breastfeeding a newborn is totally achievable and with some creativity and patience it can be relatively stress free. This article shares some tips I have found helpful and also provides details about other useful websites. All these ideas are also great for whichever approach you choose to take to feed your baby. It’s really …

9 tips to help you cope on little sleep!

Can you cope on very little sleep? I can for a short time, but after that I really begin to struggle! Who else is with me? I had a break from the blog over the Christmas period as I needed to catch up on some serious sleep depravation!! Poorly children make for some long nights. Whilst parenting isn’t …

Mummy, my nose is not working

Having a child with a cough or cold will see most of us fumbling around for some medicine and looking for the snuffle babe in the early hours of the morning in a bid to try and help your baby or toddler. This week my toddlers cough is back again, I think we saw it disappear …

What is a healthy approach to technology for our children?

Growing up, my world was pretty much technology free. My sisters and I spent our childhood finding ways to entertain ourselves. We went on endless walks, bike rides and scavenger hunts. I remember forcing my youngest sister into a pushchair and parading her around the streets of Windsor. Well actually just around the block, but when your small the …