I get married in two weeks. People keep asking me about a honeymoon, but the truth is I haven’t even looked. We have a 2 year old and an 8 year old and it’s just not feasible to go away right before Christmas. We are thinking of doing something nice in the new year, but… Read More A Honeymoon With Kids vs A Honeymoon Without
After the birth of your new baby and the baby shower, probably the next big thing you’ll look forward to is celebrating your child’s first winter. Whatever occasions you celebrate – Christmas, Hanukah, first time seeing snow, or New Year’s Eve, the winter provides plenty of opportunities for great memories. However, the stress of all… Read More Disaster-Proof Your Baby’s First Christmas
Little Greggles has a birthday coming up. He’ll be three next month and he’s just beginning to understand the concept of such things. Now that he seems to follow the gist of a birthday, I need to make extra sure I get it just right. Dom and Geri sent me some awesome personalised wrapping paper to… Read More Personalised Birthday Wrapping Paper with Dom and Geri
*This is a sponsored post McDonald’s launched their #HappyReaders campaign on the 13th September and it’s going down a storm! The books will be available with Happy Meals for five weeks from the launch date. We were very kindly sent a collection of the books (excerpts of Roald Dahl’s much-loved children’s stories) to enjoy as… Read More McDonald’s #HappyReaders
We all remember the sleepovers we hosted and attended in our youth. They’re fun, exciting, a real adventure, all within the confines of four walls and a roof. We tend to forget, however, that behind our fun lay some stressed out parents, who were just praying that everything went well. Well, now it’s your child’s… Read More How To Handle Your Child’s First Sleepover Party… At Your House
With autumn already here, we can all feel the chill on the air. And that’s not just from the cooler weather. Halloween is on its way, and starting to prepare now could be a good idea to miss rushes and busy schedules during October. Here are a few ideas on what you can do to… Read More Putting Your Own Personal Spin On Halloween
“Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.” A borrowed quote from a source I do not know. It sums up the photos of friends and family for me. I’m sure it was intended to be a bit more deep and meaningful than that, but my reality is truly enriched by… Read More Hello Canvas Framed Print Review
I am the proud owner of a conscientious 8-year-old girl with a thirst for knowledge. Keeping her busy with fun learning activities is often an exhausting task. My mum is a retired teacher so she does plenty with her, but I’m a bit clueless. When I was approached to review the Education Quizzes website, I… Read More Education Quizzes Website Review – I Love it!
There are no shortage of skills you possess as a mum, but when it comes to thinking about getting back into the job market, your mind may go blank. Having been at home so long looking after your children, you might assume you have nothing to offer the world of employment. However, every skill you… Read More Job Skills Every Mum Has For Getting Back To Work
When you become a parent, you take on a whole new label. It’s harder for Dad’s at the start, as the attention is all on Mum and how she is recovering from the traumas of childbirth. However, you still go from being Joe Bloggs on the street who loved a pint on a Friday night… Read More Dads! Don’t Forget About You!