Parenting and Lifestyle

A variety of posts covering all matters parenting related and general lifestyle topics.

Best of Both Worlds

Harry, As you grow up you will inevitably wonder who you take after.  So in readiness for this conversation I thought I’d better put pen to paper (ahem) and start jotting down just a few ways you take after us both.  When you are old enough to read this for yourself…

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Define Normal

Normal (adj) – Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical I am in a reflective mood today.  I am not going to get deep or political, or confess my inner demons for that matter.  It’s just that I have been presented with a situation recently that has made…

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Knickers in a Twist

My little cheeky monkey is about to turn 2.  I have no excuses left.  It is time to get out of my rut, start taking more care of my appearance, and boost that confidence back to pre-pregnancy levels.  What better place to start than the purchase of new underwear.  Knickers to be…

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Pooping Sandcastles

If the heading doesn’t give it away then I will warn you that the main topic of this post is poo. And just for further clarity we are of course talking about baby poo. For those of a queasy disposition then do not read on any further. Don’t say I…

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CBeebies and Me

Who needs a watch when you have CBeebies? A list of the CBeebies programmes that keep me on track with my daily chores.

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