Kids & Parenting

How NOT to Potty Train your Toddler…

A guide to accidents, self-doubt and parenting guilt... and a plea for advice!

Self Care & Personal Development

Time to make a change…

I woke up today, feeling all positive and mentally prepared. Packed my healthy lunch and snacks and headed to work feeling pretty great, knowing that I was finally making the changes I needed to…

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Kids & Parenting, Self Care & Personal Development

Diaries of an Ad Lib Mummy

I have always tried to keep a diary or journal. Ever since my childhood. I like to write things down. It just works for me. Whether it is fictional writing, diaries, ramblings, musings, lists. I like letting things out. My journal/diary habit started with an angst ridden diary in my mid- teens, which has lead… Continue reading Diaries of an Ad Lib Mummy

Kids & Parenting

Frozen – A bit of a fixer upper…

Not that I had anything against Frozen, I actually wanted to dislike it, but when I did get round to watching it, to my surprise I thoroughly enjoyed it. HOWEVER. I have to say after the 20 something-th time of watching, I started to become aware of some issues with this film, and the more I watch, the more I notice. So here’s 23 problems I have with Frozen…

Kids & Parenting, Travel with Kids

The joys of a first family holiday…

I thought choosing a holiday with a child would just be the same, but with an extra small person... Oh no... The things you have to think about that you wouldn't previously have considered are endless... Just a heads up to any parents thinking of taking their first family holiday... It's so worth it!