Today you're three, god, where has the time gone. I won't say it's been easy, your speech delay is still bad, couple that with typical toddler temper and tantrums, it's not been a cake walk, but you have been so, so worth it. My beautiful Boy You've become such a inquisitive little boy, fascinated by … Continue reading Today is Your Third Birthday
We always talk about the big things that change after you have kids. It's understandable, your whole life gets turned upside down, your lifestyle changes, not to mention your sleeping habits and bank balance, but lately I've been thinking about all the small things that have changed since becoming a parent. So I thought I … Continue reading Little Things That Have Changed Since Having Kids
Sigi turns one next month (excuse me while I just go and sob in the corner), and I feel guilty as hell. Now, let me explain, for the last two years we've celebrated Frey's birthday's with big parties with family and friends, and that was my plan for Sigi but then lockdown happened, and even … Continue reading Planning A 1st Birthday in Lockdown
Yes, my baby girl is now 9 months old, we're steadily heading towards her first birthday. Which makes me want to beam with pride and ugly cry at the same time. So, Sigi is still a big, healthy, very strong baby. We were planning on doing baby-led weaning with her, but trying to do this … Continue reading Sigi’s 9 Month Update
With everything that's going on in the country at the moment, I can imagine I'm not the only one who is planning to stay in on Mother's Day. With this in my mind, I've been racking my brains with ideas on what to do and I've come up with a few ideas that I thought … Continue reading Things To Do if You’re Staying In This Mother’s Day.
So, this is going to be a bit different to my usual updates about Frey. You see there's a few things that I've never mentioned on here or on my social media about Frey which I need to explain. Just after Frey turned two, me and the hubby were getting really worried about Frey, his … Continue reading Frey’s 30 Month (2 1/2 Years) Update
Before I became a mum, meal planning and food budgeting were things that never really registered with me, and then I had Frey and I quickly realised how naive I had been. I can't believe how relaxed I used to be about our food shops and what we were going to have for dinner. There … Continue reading Meal Planning and Budgeting
I say this every time, and I'll say it again, I can't believe Sigi is six months old. Where is the time going? While I love how much she's developing, sometimes I just want time to stand still, just for a few moments and let me enjoy how small and wonderful she is right now. … Continue reading Sigi’s 6 Month Update
Sigi is almost 6 months old (how has that happened?!), Which means I'm also nearly six months postpartum so I thought I would do a bit of an update about how I'm doing. Physically, my C-section scar has healed very nicely. I do get the occasional twinges, especially if I've had to walk a long … Continue reading My (Almost) 6 Months Post C-Section Update.
There's pros and cons to everything you do as a parent and cloth nappies are no exception. With this in mind I decided to do my list of pros and cons for using reusable nappies. Pro: Environmentally Friendly. Definitely the most obvious pro, with disposable nappies taking anywhere between 200-500 years to biodegrade, you can … Continue reading Sustainable Living: Pros and Cons of Cloth Nappies.