The Diary On New Years Eve 2019 me and my husband sat in the Urology Clinic surrounded by what I can only say were people in their 70's. The Doctor gave us the news we had been dreading. My husband had testicular Cancer. A few months before this he noticed that his right testicle was … Continue reading Our Cancer Journey..
I wanted to write this to hopefully give others some inspiration on what to buy a new mum and baby. Whether it's a first child or fourth, a gift is always welcome. I'm going from my own experience of gifts I enjoyed or would've liked. 1. Something for her! She hasn't been able to drink … Continue reading Gifts to buy a new Mum
I have reached the age of 30 and I have never been to the Circus until now! So when we were offered the opportunity to go, I jumped at the chance! On Easter Monday we visited Zippos Circus in Blackheath. I went with a complete open mind unsure what to expect, I mean I secretly … Continue reading Our trip to the Circus
I've just finished reading this wonderful issue especially for mums! It's a mini mummy magazine and is completely uplifting and full of positivity! As a mummy who has suffered from PND, anxiety and depression in the past, I found it extremely intriguing to read positive quotes and stories from other mums including business mums. Great … Continue reading Review- Positive Wellbeing Zine for mums, issue 2, By Isabella & Us
I now have a 4 year old and an 18 month old and it has come to my attention there are many things I did with my first that I haven't done with my second. Obviously we all parent differently. Don't get me wrong, I don't feel that guilty as both girls are very different … Continue reading The things you do with your first child that you don’t bother with your second…
I take no pride in saying that at the moment my daughter is a Brat! First came the 'terrible twos' then there was the 'threenager' but now we have hit four I believe it's 'can't take no more!' We do not spoil her, we simply can't afford to. She doesn't always get what she wants … Continue reading BRAT- Behaviour Rage And Tantrums
I've always felt quite strongly that I wouldn't be a 'pushy parent' and my children can try anything they like. Just because I love Theatre, doesn't mean my children will and I won't force it upon them if they would prefer to play or watch football. If it makes them happy I think it's a … Continue reading Be Yourself, Everyone else is taken!
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
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