To Miss AL, You are doing it! You are heading out on your own into something amazing. It is a MASSIVE life event for you which I am sure is making you full of nerves and excitement! Everyone is so proud of the brilliant person you have grown into and can’t wait to see what … Continue reading An open letter to my niece as she heads off to university
“Mummy! Run there is a bear behind us!” is the scream that came from behind me. I turned to see my five year old daughter being carried by her 15 year old cousin Mr D who is running straight towards me. We aren’t out in the Alaskan wilderness or at a themed kid’s park. We … Continue reading Letting the kids run wild at the Look Out in Bracknell
Can a Sunday roast feed us for more than one day?
Little Miss I is officially a walker! And she is out of the boots given to us by the doctor. After Miss I took her first few wobbly steps in her pink NHS boots she went from strength to strength however it soon became apparent that her boots were weighing her down. The boots were … Continue reading My tips for helping baby with hip dysplasia and hyper mobility to walk
First budget meal challenge has not worked out for me. Now I was sure I would do it “because I had blogged about it!” but the truth is that is when I did the online shop for the ingredients for my seven cheap meals as suggested by my beloved Delicious Magazine I found that it … Continue reading Week one £43 meal plan
A wise friend recently said to me that whoever called it ‘the terrible twos’ had never had a three year old! And I could not agree more. This got me thinking about the top 10 things my ‘threenager’ has done which made me realise that she was not a baby anymore and heading at high … Continue reading Tens things that tell you that your baby has turned into a threenager!
Last week a friend of mine (yes you tinboxtraveller) and I were discussing potty training. I was very honest and told her it was the single hardest thing I have ever done as a mother (thus far…). I am sure this was not what she wanted to hear as she is about to embark on … Continue reading My A-Z of potty training