Valentines then & now

Valentines oh how I love thee. The romance, the love, the gifts (especially the gifts). Before children Valentines would consist of fancy meals, pink champagne, sexy underwear,roses and if your lucky the night will end with bouncy cuddles. Fast forward to Valentine’s with children and the fancy meals are replaced with a quick ready meals, […]

10 things all Mamas Google

When you become a parent Google will become your new best friend. No matter how crazy the question Google will always have the answers. Now matter what time it is, Google is always there for you. Here are 10 things that I would say 99% of mamas have googled at one time or another; Does […]

How not to do the morning school run

Chloe has been going to nursery since she was one, and most mornings are good, not perfect, but good. However, just after Christmas that all changed. She point blank refused to go. She, at one point got back into her bed and put the cover over her head. I tried absolutely everything to get her […]

The F*&k you fours

Why is none of the baby books tell you what happens to your beautiful bundle of joy the moment the approach their 4th birthday? Chloe is now 4 and hands down I can say hand on heart, 4 is a bazillion times harder than a new born. At least when they are a new born […]

When mummy guilt consumes you

So on Wednesday I got a call from Chloe’s nursery to say that she was poorly and it was suspected hand foot and mouth. Just what I needed when work is manic and I am trying to prove that I can be a super full time work mum (and a sometimes good wife.) But as […]

Funny tales from a 3 year old

Chloe is going through a funny phase at the moment of telling stories of when she was a baby. Now these stories are completely made up and some are absolutely bonkers. Her favourite ones at the moment include “when I was a baby I had 2 dad’s, but only for 2 weeks!” “When I was […]