So today Alma said goodbye to her dummies. We were preparing for this moment for awhile, trying to find the best time to do it so it would coincide with a weekend, or not coincide with her being poorly. In the end she has pretty much made a decision herself. She was dummy free for … Continue reading Dummy fairy. The way we said goodbye to dummies
A few months ago I posted a photo of my house being turned upside down by my kids with my I" can't be asked" smile saying something along the lines "we played all the games and all the toys today" on Facebook. Then I send it to my mum hinting I could do with a … Continue reading Social media a blessing or a curse?
Disclaimer: this article isn't a substitute for medical advice. It's common sense tips to help you ease your or your child's cough at night to get a slightly better sleep. Please speak to your gp about persistent cough and colds. I haven't slept very well last night. I know it's a story of my life, … Continue reading Tips for dealing with night time coughing
Hello there, first time mum! I bet you didn't get much sleep last night. I bet you're worried and anxious whether you're doing it right and whether it's supposed to feel like this. When I had my first child I felt like I was hit by a train, and a lot of other mums felt … Continue reading My letter to the first time mum
Winter is coming. Is it? Well it definitely is, the nights are darker, the weather is colder, you can sense it in your body that there is less sunshine and if you are anything like me you might already notice mood swings cause by lack of vitamin D. On top of that you might be … Continue reading Elderberry syrup for winter blues
How did you survive? As a mum how often do you hear that question? If you hear it often then well done you! It means other mums are wowed by your parenting skills, no, no, not parenting your surviving skills, stamina, ability to not sleep and function, and multitask. I often ask women who supposedly … Continue reading Surviving with two under 3. Personal tips from me to you.