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3 Things I Love About Being a Mum [GUEST BLOG]

I noticed recently just how much there is online about how tough being a mum can be and detailing everyday examples that people you encounter in the outside world would otherwise not have had a clue you had gone through that day. These posts are extremely important and we should write and read them as… Continue reading 3 Things I Love About Being a Mum [GUEST BLOG]

Breastfeeding · Children · Growing Pains · Motherhood · parenting · Relationships · Routines · toddlers

SAHM Morning Routine With a Baby and a Toddler

Littlest is 7 months old now and a small level of predictability is beginning to return to the rhythm of life we currently jive to. Treading water with the housework, meal planning, work, cooking and quality time with the kids and Danny has been really hard the last half a year, harder than when Biggest… Continue reading SAHM Morning Routine With a Baby and a Toddler

Adventures · Children · Food · Motherhood · Outdoors · parenting · Relationships · toddlers

3 Things I Would Do If I Had Unlimited Energy [GUEST BLOG]

Energy…..HA. What’s that, mate??! I’ve joined the wonderful team at Brain Füd to contribute as a regular guest blogger. Brain Füd have developed a range of drinks as healthy alternatives to the energy drinks we see on the market today. They have natural ingredients, no added sugar and provide the same amount of caffeine as… Continue reading 3 Things I Would Do If I Had Unlimited Energy [GUEST BLOG]

Anxiety · Autism · Children · Growing Pains · health · Meltdowns · Mental Health · Motherhood · parenting · Relationships · toddlers

Why Autism Awareness is Necessary in an Anti-Child Society​

Today is International Autism Awareness Day and it got me thinking…why is autism awareness necessary? To answer that question we need to take a look at society itself. I recently wrote about how we refuse to grant children the same basic rights adults automatically have, as a society, simply because they are children (and often… Continue reading Why Autism Awareness is Necessary in an Anti-Child Society​

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Dairy-Free Creamy Mushroom Soup Instant Pot Recipe: Family Meals for Under £5

Following my Creamy Butternut Squash Pasta recipe, I was after something else this week that was easy to make, nutritious and purse-friendly. Littlest is chewing and swallowing well so I thought I’d give her a try with something blended for a change. We had a nice bag full of fresh mushrooms from our lovely greengrocer’s… Continue reading Dairy-Free Creamy Mushroom Soup Instant Pot Recipe: Family Meals for Under £5

Children · Growing Pains · health · Motherhood · parenting · toddlers

8 Ways to Get Your Toddler to Brush Their Teeth Without Pinning Them Down

If you’re the mum of a toddler who you’ve never had any trouble with in getting them to brush their teeth I think I’m quite happy to stick my neck on the line and say you are in a very small minority. It’s recommended that you begin brushing your baby’s teeth as soon as they… Continue reading 8 Ways to Get Your Toddler to Brush Their Teeth Without Pinning Them Down

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Three Things Thursday: Dentist, Books and Paypal

Three Things Thursday is a collective, weekly sharing of three things, of any size or stature, which make life smiley and great and is hosted by Nerd in the Brain. 1) Dentist At the end of last week, I asked for help on my Facebook page and personal profile after I had suddenly been stuck with my… Continue reading Three Things Thursday: Dentist, Books and Paypal