Dear Dorothy! Happy birthday! You are 3 today and are a proper little girl now. The year began with an extremely rainy birthday party with all your friends. Despite the rain you had a fab day! Your fiery personality has just grown and grown this year with you screaming a lot when you get cross, … More Dear Dorothy, on your third birthday
So, I’ve been pretty absent on my blog and YouTube recently. I doubt anyone has particularly noticed but I have! So why haven’t I been feeling it much recently? Well I guess the main reason is because this has always been a passion project for me – something I have loved to do and really … More What’s been going on lately? 2019 so far
WELL it’s been a minute since I posted a being mum post. My last one was when the girls turned 18 months and now they’re about to turn 2 and a half! I would say this last year has been my most challenging stage, probably from around 20 months to now. The girls have been … More Being mum: the “terrible twos”
Hello! Today has been a big day for my little girlies as today is the day they started nursery. In the UK, all children get 15 hours free nursery care when they turn 3 years old. However if your household income falls under a certain bracket, you are eligible for 15 hours per week for … More New beginnings | Dotty & Margot start nursery | Kate and the Twins
Dear Dorothy, Happy second birthday! I can’t believe you are now 2 and are officially not a baby anymore. In a way it seems like just yesterday that you were a newborn but at the same time it feels like forever a go. Your second year of life has been wonderful. It started with you … More Dear Dorothy, on your second birthday.
Hey everyone Today’s post this father’s day is in honour of one very special person. My husband, the girls’ daddy! Last year was Josh’s first father’s day and I made this video for him. This year I decided to write a blog post because I wanted him to know how appreciated he is but I … More Happy Father’s Day to a wonderful Daddy
Three years a go I wrote a blog post entitled ‘Why bother to blog‘ which was exactly that – my explanation as to why I blog and what it gives me. Three years on, my blog has grown and changed with me as a person. I started my blog four years a go as I … More Why bother to blog? | Part 2
Hey guys, I got such a good response to my post Getting married young: what’s it really like? so I thought I’d do another post similar to that. This post is going to be all about what its like being a young mum! So, I’m 24 now and was 22 when the girls were born. … More Becoming a mum young: what’s it really like?
We all know sugar and salt are not good for kids. But just how much do we actually know about these white powders? Since I began weaning the girls just over a year a go, I started to worry about sugar and salt content. For starters, I decided not to give them anything that contained … More 5 easy ways to reduce refined sugar and salt in your child’s diet
This weekend I had time… TO MYSELF. It’s very rare for me… week days are spent doing my job – being a stay at home mum. Nap times and evenings are normally spent doing jobs and rarely relaxing and weekends are spent having family adventure time. I love all these things but sometimes I crave … More Mum guilt again