‘Just be kind to yourself’. I have heard that phrase a lot lately. In fact, it was said to me about 5 times in the space of ten minutes at the weekend. Am I kind to myself? I think so. I don’t lead a particularly stressful life, to be honest but it does have its… Read More Be Kind to Yourself
I realised I was getting ready for the nursery run this morning and as I brushed my teeth in the bathroom, I glanced over at the new shampoo and conditioner I bought yesterday and I felt like a fraud. Feeling like a social media fraud seems to be a big part of my life right… Read More Feeling like a social media fraud.
Is it just me, or is buying presents for your husband or the man in your life really tricky? I mean, maybe it isn’t just men as I can obviously only speak from my own experiences, but maybe it is the concept of buying a gift for your significant other. Which is strange because they should… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide: The Homeware Edition
I’m going to say that thing that makes everyone hate you and think you are an insufferable moron: I have FINISHED all of my Christmas shopping. Granted, I don’t actually have that many people to buy for, as we tend to try and just buy for the children in our family but nevertheless. I feel… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide For a 3 Year Old Girl
We love to eat out in our family. However, since we went vegan back in March it has become somewhat more challenging. Things are getting easier as some of the more well known chains are adding vegan options to their menu, though I have to say I am a bit sick of falafel and tomatoey… Read More Eating out as a vegan: 1847 Birmingham Review
Life lately has been a bit weird. Joe has been away this week with work mostly and I’ve been trying my best to keep busy. I feel like it’s been a good few weeks since I did a life lately update so I have a lot of boring crap to update you on as well… Read More Stuff I’m loving: Autumn 2017
I suppose the main thing that has happened since my last little update was that I found myself heading down to London to attend a Netflix event. As I mentioned in a previous post, I am part of the #NetflixStreamTeam and this was a little welcome event for myself and the other bloggers on the… Read More Netflix Happy Birthdays and a trip to London.
I have a serious case of mum guilt …after one of those mornings where all I seemed to hear was ‘Will you play with me mummy?’ It’s a heartbreaking sentence to hear and always makes me feel terrible. I don’t stop what I’m doing and play very often to be honest. I try to excuse… Read More How much do you play with your toddler?
I really love my three year old (that’s the disclaimer we all have to say before we complain, am I right?!) but good grief she is driving me insane at the moment. She is the sweetest, most loving kid and she is pretty well behaved too, but she has developed some of the most infuriating… Read More 3 Reasons I hide from my kid sometimes.
I remember not that long ago Googling ‘daily routines for a 3 year old’ because I was worried I wasn’t quite doing enough. It’s a constant worry isn’t it, am I playing enough? Am I taking them out enough? Do they get enough exercise? Chances are you are doing just fine but I thought it… Read More Daily Routine with a 3 Year Old