So I am now 31 weeks pregnant with baby number 2 and I have been diagnosed as having low iron stores and SPD. I definitely feel more exhausted this time around but I thought it may have been lifestyle and having a 2.5 year old running around so I'm now hoping taking iron tablets might … Continue reading Terrible 2’s!!
My daughter is now 2 (27 months to be precise) and she loves to tantrum. She has done since about 18 months. I've seen a few parents lately who feel ashamed because their child is lying on the floor rolling around having a tantrum. I even spoke to one who said she felt as though … Continue reading Reasons my child is crying (and why we shouldn’t judge)
I've been spending a lot of time at playgroups recently with my "terrible" 2 year old. They're a cheap way of getting out of the house and letting children run riot whilst you don't have to do that much especially once they're above the age of 18 months and quite happy to do their own … Continue reading Is it ok to shout at another child?
My lovely just turned 2 year old has now decided nap times are no more 😦 I tell a lie, she will happily nap and sleep for England however, if I then put her to bed at the normal time she'll spend 2 hours if not more, using her bed as a trampoline and throwing … Continue reading No more Nap times!
With the news this week that Adele has come out with suffering with post Natal depression I think it's brilliant that she has been honest and is raising awareness of the subject so that other women do not feel alone and can help fight the stigma around it. I suffered with pre & post natal … Continue reading PND and me
Dudley isn't just any dog, he's our dog! We got Dudley when he was 8 weeks old and I was 5 weeks pregnant! I'd grown up with dogs and always wanted one for my own family. We chose the name Dudley because when me and my husband met in Madeira there was a stray dog … Continue reading A Dog & a Toddler
This is actually a serious subject and not one I thought I'd post. Over the past few days I've had a lot of online abuse (as mentioned in previous blog). It seems people still haven't quite gotten over the fact that I had an opinion. Don't get me wrong there have been lovely comments too … Continue reading Online Bullying