Kid’s Ear Pierced with a Needle or Gun?

My eldest daughter went for her ears piercing yesterday and it seemed like such a monumental moment in her childhood! If you have your ears pierced it is always something you can remember. A rite… View Post

How To Stay Organised as a Busy Mum

Disclosure – this is a collaborative post. Since having kids I always feel there is a million and one things to do. This would have been slightly more manageable with one child but now I… View Post

I’m Not a Teacher and I’m Sorry

I was sitting with my daughter this morning trying to work through her maths home-schooling. It was another day of home-schooling. Another day of me pretending I have a clue about how to teach and… View Post

Getting Some Normality Back after Lockdown

What is normal after the full lockdown? Will we ever go back to the normal that we had pre-lockdown? I’m not really sure to be honest. I don’t think we will for a very long… View Post

Going Back to School After Lockdown – My Daughter’s Experience

The schools closing due to the Covid-19 pandemic literally feels like yesterday, yet it also feels like 6 months ago. We knew it was going to happen. Watching schools close in Wales, in Scotland; I… View Post

10 Weeks of Lockdown and I’m TIRED

When we were locked down officially 10 weeks ago, I couldn’t imagine how I would get through 10 weeks of it. Not seeing family and friends, no school and childcare. 24/7 with my three kids… View Post

To My Middle Child – I’m Sorry

When we found out I was pregnant with our baby boy; our third baby, one of the biggest things that worried me was having a middle child. You hear all the jokes and tales of… View Post