With the long hot summer ahead of us I thought it would be good to share some cheap ideas to do with the kids. My children are aged 3 and 1 so it's slightly easier at the moment to do fun things without spending a fortune. 1. Polhill Garden Centre Sevenoaks We spent some time … Continue reading Cheap things to do with the kids in Kent
A mum has hit the headlines this morning for Breast Feeding her 5 year old daughter still. My opinion on this (whilst it really doesn't matter) is well done to her! There is absolutely no shame in it. I couldn't breast feed either of mine. Alana was Breast fed for 3 weeks with lots of … Continue reading ‘Breast is best’ if it suits you!
I wanted to write this post for anyone contemplating getting a dog when you already have children. We actually got our dog (Dudley) just as I'd fallen pregnant with my first child. He's a complete nutter Sprocker Spaniel which is a Springer crossed with a working cocker. He's 100% mental. There was always the worry … Continue reading The Pros of having a Dog with Children
Today has been one of those days! Usually you'll get maybe one child that plays up but today it was both even though one was at pre school until 3pm! The youngest (10 months) is apparently going through a 'leap' even though I've never really agreed with all the wonder weeks stuff as all children … Continue reading Winge winge wine
As the first of my friends to have children I wanted to write about the whole 'life plan'. So many of my friends are in long term relationships and have this idea that they're going to buy a house, get married then have children. Now I am the youngest of all my friends (nearing 30) … Continue reading Children are the only things you cannot plan
Back in 2014 I fell pregnant with my first daughter Alana. I was working full time in Theatre PR. I researched nurseries and childcare options but it was so expensive and on the wage I was on it would've been pointless working so I chose to stay at home. However, I had never wanted to … Continue reading Mum means business!
I haven't blogged in a while as I've been fairly busy and a lot of things have happened. I'm currently writing this at 7 months pregnant feeling like an emotional wreck. My first pregnancy wasn't great and i had high hopes this one would be better but due to exceptional life circumstances it hasn't. I … Continue reading Life can be cruel
Back in November we found out we were expecting our 2nd child! We were over the moon! At first I had no symptoms at all which worried me slightly after having morning sickness, headaches and heartburn with baby number 1. We decided to book an early scan at 7 weeks. When I looked at the … Continue reading Miscarriage with Hope