The Best 5 Thing About Grandparents for Kids

Disclosure – this is a collaborative post. As a kid, my grandparents were everything to me. I have the best memories of the times with them. Staying at my Nan’s during the summer holidays –…

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We Went Down to Only having a Newborn for Two Days and This is What We Learnt!

Being a parent to three kids, one of which being a newborn is tough! I’m not going to lie and say it’s been a picnic. We have had illness, tantrums, jealously and a very clingy…

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Baby Number 3 – the Most Challenging!

It’s funny when you have more than one baby; you just expect them to be the same. Carbon copies of each other; not necessarily in looks but definitely in how they behave as babies. You…

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Poorly Kids and Mum Guilt

This week has been tough. Really tough. In fact possibly harder than when the little guy was born. I know toughness is all relative but I’ve felt sad, useless, anxious and sorry for my little…

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How We Get Our Kids to Bed Easily Before Baby Number 3 Comes

With baby number 3 on the way, it has been more and more important to us to get the girls to bed at a reasonable time. I say reasonable, compared to some it is quite…

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Musical Beds – Why I changed my Thoughts on Co-Sleeping

When I had the gremlin, everything about parenting seemed very black and white. There was no middle ground. I wanted to breastfeed, I didn’t want to carry my baby around and there was absolutely no…

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Today Has Been a A Bad Day

Sometimes when I have a shit day with one of the kids, I do find it cathartic to blog. It was the main reason I started blogging…to write! It’s good to get my feelings down;…

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