It has been a while since I have done any baking and even longer since I have written it down. There is no real reason for this I just didn’t feel the need to bake. Since it is a stress reliever for me perhaps this is a good thing. Last weekend I felt the need to bake. Ellie even asked…

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I was recently tagged by Claire from The Pramshed to complete the 10 Things That Make Me Happy tag. You can check out her post HERE. It has taken me a while to make the time to write this but as there is so much evil in the world this week, today felt the perfect time to sit and write…

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Image source *This guest post contains sponsored content. No matter how much you want to start eating healthily, there’s one thing that’s probably stopping you: does all that healthy food actually taste good? We all have memories of boring salads from when we were younger that consisted pretty much entirely of a handful of iceberg lettuce and a few slices…

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For those who don’t know, we have been using private day nurseries for over three years now. Ellie started at our local nursery when she was 10 months old so I could go back to work part time. Since then I have stopped working but Ellie has continued to attend a nursery. I have spent many an occasion wondering if…

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I was tagged by Claire to complete the Mummy Tag on YouTube. This is a tag of 20 questions all about being a mum. The Mummy Tag Questions 1. Are you a stay-at-home mum, or a working mum? 2. Would you have it any other way? 3. Do you co-sleep? 4. What is your one must-have item for your baby?…

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I know most of my readers are from the UK but I would like to raise awareness for an amazing US based organisation called Every Mother Counts Every Mother Counts. I will explain more about them in a moment. My initial thought about discussing this were ‘Thanks but no thanks.’ as our Mother’s Day has been and gone. But then I thought about…

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I feel safe to assume that we all know motherhood changes us. Even people that haven’t had their children yet and are still in the naive ‘I’d never do that as a parent!’ stage have enough information at their finger tips to know children change you. Even just a little. We all know our bodies change. Your core will never…

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Life can pass us by in what come sometimes seem like a serious of unconnected events. Some we have full control over and some happen (seemingly) by chance. Personally I believe in the butterfly effect. Not literally. I don’t literally believe that a butterfly flapping its wings in America can cause a tsunami in Japan. What I believe is the…

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