When 1 becomes 2

Our latest addition to our family is now 1 month old today. Another little girl to finish the family. I definitely hadn't imagined just how tough it was going to be... I was preparing for sleepless nights and endless crying. Instead I've been blessed with another brilliant sleeper and content baby. Part of that I … Continue reading When 1 becomes 2

Terrible 2’s!!

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!!

Reasons my child is crying (and why we shouldn’t judge)

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)

Is it ok to shout at another child? 

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? 

PND and me

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