TV Turns Children Into Monsters

I wrote recently about how I can put LP in front of the TV and she will happily stay there, transfixed by Curious George for half an hour while I sort Little Man out and get him to nap. I am also planning on using the TV as entertainment for…

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Review: Joe Browns Clothing

Joe Browns have been my favourite clothing label for my entire adult life. I often tweet about how great they are, tweet to let everyone know of any sales and basically rave about them to anyone who will listen. I first came across Joe Browns back in 2004. I was…

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Sleep and Early Mornings

I had an epiphany this morning to do with sleep and I thought I’d tell you about it. But I need to start at the beginning. I have no idea what my sleep was like as a baby or toddler, the earliest I can remember is being at Primary School…

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Time to Relax – The Ordinary Moments

Today I’m linking up again with MummyDaddyMe for the Ordinary Moments Linky. This is a chance to celebrate the little things that happen in your day to day life, the normal things. When blogging we tend to focus on the big milestones but the small, ordinary things are just as…

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First Love of My Life

I had the first love of my life when I was 10. It was 1994 and I was at Primary School. There were two ‘boys’ that I was infatuated with – one more than the other. There names were PJ and Duncan. PJ and Duncan were everything. I lived and…

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Review: Top That Books – The Velveteen Rabbit and Angry Birds Magnetic Mix-Up

As you should all know by now, books are loved in our house. It was very important to me to instil a love of books in our children from a young age and we have religiously read bedtime stories with LP since she was 6 months old. We find that…

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Second Child Syndrome

When we found out we were pregnant with LP everyone was so excited. Family, friends, colleagues – even strangers in the street! Pregnancy makes everyone go a bit funny – happy, excited, emotional – new life, a new baby on the way! During my pregnancy I was inundated with well…

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