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My 2017 bucket list

It's that time of year again: Christmas is over, the new year is almost upon us and it's time to [...]

By |December 28th, 2016|Blogging, Parenting|7 Comments

5 reasons being pregnant at Christmas sucks

Having just spent my second Christmas with a baby on board, I've decided being pregnant at Christmas sucks. The last [...]

By |December 26th, 2016|Pregnancy|6 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Happy Christmas! By the time you read this the presents will probably have been ripped open and Santa's head will [...]

By |December 25th, 2016|Family life|5 Comments

An open letter to Santa

After starting the week with a rant about why I don’t want to see anyone this Christmas followed by annoying [...]

By |December 23rd, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments

Things they don’t tell you about Christmas with kids

This time last year I wrote a post about why Christmas is better with kids. From mince pie making to [...]

By |December 21st, 2016|Parenting|1 Comment

Why I don’t want to see anyone this Christmas

I know, I know. Christmas is a time of sharing, of spending time with family and friends and being grateful [...]

By |December 19th, 2016|Family life|6 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Believe it or not this is the best picture I managed to get of BB in her school nativity play this [...]

By |December 18th, 2016|Parenting|8 Comments

10 types of school play parent

It’s that time of year again, when parents up and down the land find themselves jostling for space in over-heated [...]

By |December 16th, 2016|Parenting|17 Comments

‘She projectile vomited all over the donkey’

I was going to call this post ‘When school plays go wrong’, then I thought I might as well tell [...]

By |December 14th, 2016|Parenting|24 Comments

To the man who refused to give me his seat

They say chivalry is dead, and it turns out it is. Regular readers will know our school run is a [...]

By |December 12th, 2016|Pregnancy|21 Comments

The cheat’s guide to helping with times tables

I don’t know about you, but I love a good hack. Anything that saves time - and energy – like [...]

By |December 12th, 2016|Parenting, Reviews|8 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

I've got a new favourite Christmas recipe. It's not for Christmas cake and it's not for mince pies: it's for [...]

By |December 11th, 2016|Recipes|11 Comments

Pregnancy cravings & what they REALLY mean

We all know pregnancy changes your body, but what I didn’t appreciate was how much it would change my diet. [...]

By |December 9th, 2016|Pregnancy|5 Comments

Christmas meltdowns only people with toddlers understand

Talk about the nightmare before Christmas. There’s still two weeks to go and with a toddler in the house I [...]

By |December 7th, 2016|Parenting|33 Comments

12 reasons to visit LaplandUK

‘Believe in the magic’. That’s the strapline behind LaplandUK, one of the country’s leading Christmas themed experiences – and one [...]

By |December 5th, 2016|Family days out, Reviews|25 Comments