Batch cooking for family. Top tips for beginners

This post may contain advertising. Batch cooking. Do you have the time for it? Is it difficult? Is it really worth the effort? Why would you do it when you can just get ready meals or a takeaway? Well let's start with money. Most families I know need to be mindful about how they spend … Continue reading Batch cooking for family. Top tips for beginners

Abbey House museum. Great day out with kids in Yorkshire.

What do you have in mind when I say a perfect affordable day out with kids? I think: easy to navigate, reasonably sized, reasonably priced indoor space with lots of children's activities, toilets, baby change, cafe, convenient car park and an outdoor play area. Bingo! The place I will be telling you about is perfect … Continue reading Abbey House museum. Great day out with kids in Yorkshire.

Top tips for aeroplane travelling with young kids.

This post is written specially for Qazaq House, a voluntary project to unite people from Kazakhstan in the UK, keep up to date with interesting events and British Kazakh cultural exchange. Aeroports, aeroplanes, waiting times, checking in, security checks, passport control, finding the gates and so on. What do you think? I think stress. I … Continue reading Top tips for aeroplane travelling with young kids.

World Environment Day mum style. How to reduce our impact on the environment.

I haven't realised it's World Environment Day untill late in the day today. I'd like to think that I care for the planet and try to do my bit. We as a family try our best to reduce our negative impact, make better choices every day and become more aware. But also as a mother … Continue reading World Environment Day mum style. How to reduce our impact on the environment.

Tongue tied babies. Is it just a breastfeeding issue?

I was speaking to a friend of mine whose baby just had her tongue tie snipped at 9 weeks old, she was asking me some questions about the aftercare and sharing her feelings. I remember being in this position what feels like a long time ago, it isn't really. Alma had her tongue tie divided … Continue reading Tongue tied babies. Is it just a breastfeeding issue?