20 weird facts about parenting

1 – You can easily go a whole morning without uttering a word to your partner or even looking them in the eye. No, you haven’t had an argument, you have just been busy. My husband and I now find that a friendly “hi” and a high five keeps us going until later on in…

Supermarket hell

This morning I went into town with baby, whilst my cheeky toddler is at nursery. She goes for two mornings a week, so that I can get all the chores for the week done without fuss, in an eighth of the time it would usually take. I didn’t intend to go to the supermarket, it just…

Dear Sleep

  Dearest Sleep I write to beg your forgiveness. I hope it’s not too late to tell you how much you mean to me and what an essential part of my life you are. Please don’t walk out on me forever. You were always there: starting at 6.30pm when I was a little one, straight…

Toddler sense to the rescue

Today was one of those mornings where…baby is having a growth spurt (grumpy and feeding constantly), toddler is vying for attention even more than usual and mummy feels rubbish. I am pretty sure I am coming down with something…which is not good because there is no time to be ill when you are a mummy! I…