PARENTING

  • Newborn? When does it get easier?!

    July 16, 2018

    Parenting is never ‘easy’…but when does it get easier?

     

    Expect advice and opinions…lots of them!

    Since having my first child I’ve been given a lot of advice…mostly unwanted! It’s really tempting to follow that advice when your handed your new baby and suddenly realise that you don’t actually have a clue what you’re ...

  • 10 TV Shows With Positive Role-Models For Young Kids

    July 10, 2018

    This is a collaborative post with Oled TVs Panasonic. Enjoy a cinema experience in your home with amazing picture quality!

    So, Leo picked up a Barbie today in the charity shop. He announced that she was a princess and that she must wear a dress and ‘needed rescuing’ (she was ...

  • Stop Asking Me What School Our Toddler Is Going To.

    July 4, 2018

    I’m sat writing this when I have a million other things I should be doing…because I’m annoyed! I told myself that I wouldn’t blog while annoyed…

     

    But…I was asked ‘that’ question again today…”What school will he be going to?”

    “We’re going travelling”, I have no problem replying…”We’ll be starting  in France for nine months”.

    My response is apparently ...

  • Slow down!

    June 12, 2018

    Do you ever feel like you’ve spent the day rushing, nagging, hurrying and despite it all wonder why no-one is listening?! I do!
    When I ask my three year old to do something, I get so worried about whether he’s listening to me and doing as I ask that I barely even consider that he ...

  • HOW TO KEEP KIDS SAFE ONLINE

    June 11, 2018

    Keep kids safe online

    Advice and Resources to Help Keep Kids Safe Online

    During my ten years as a Health Education Advisor, I often heard parents and teachers say that they couldn’t keep their kids safe online because they didn’t understand enough about the Internet themselves. I’m here to show you that there is actually lots you can ...