Let’s talk talk….

Let’s talk talk….

Let’s talk talk… I LOVE to talk, don’t you? I don’t know about you, but for me, there is nothing better than a good old natter, so grab a coffee, pull up a chair, tell me about your day… anyway, I digress.…

Why I think you should ditch the parenting books!

Why I think you should ditch the parenting books!

Isn’t it odd! We go through life completely able to function in our own way doing our own thing and then we find out we’re pregnant, and we question our abilities to do anything! We find ourselves turning to the latest book to find out what we should be doing and how to do it.  We try to fit ourselves into the latest parenting craze, following timetables created by other people that might not fit into what works for us!…

Playing with a purpose; why it's not only going to help your baby, but is also going to make you feel amazing!

Playing with a purpose; why it's not only going to help your baby, but is also going to make you feel amazing!

Let’s face it, having a baby or toddler is exhausting, delightful, all-consuming and at times really dull and boring! Some days you feel trapped, you can’t even leave the house without a major mission and at the moment there’s all the worry about even IF you should leave the house.  So you stay in. Right now, that’s pretty much all there is to do isn’t it?!…

What a difference a year makes!

What a difference a year makes!

WOW! Here we are at the end of the year! HOW? I am sure, you have seen massive changes this year, perhaps you have gone from being just the two of you to awaiting the arrival of your first little one.…

4 Tips For New Parents with a New Baby On 'Fitting It All In'.

4 Tips For New Parents with a New Baby On 'Fitting It All In'.

This morning I wondered how I would fit it all in.  It was Sunday morning, I had put a load of washing on, hung a load on the line, made the supper, dropped (and waited for) one child to have a swimming lesson, dropped that child home and picked up a second child to take them in the other direction to play rugby.  I wanted to get into the garden before the rain came and I had work to do on my business.  I really needed to clean the house and as tomorrow the kids are back to school things needed to be organised and sorted for that.…