Category: Family

If I ruled the world, I would…

This month, us Other Mothers have been challenged to think about the things we would do if we ruled the world. Automatically, my mind went to things I would change because the world isn’t perfect and if I had the chance, I would make it perfect for my children. This topic has actually been really…
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low cost wedding

How to have a low cost wedding (if you don’t want a fuss made!)

After my honeymoon post (I still wish I was in Edinburgh!), I got a lot of messages asking me to share how we had such a low cost wedding. I wasn’t sure if I should post this because I don’t think it’ll be helpful for people who want the whole big thing but that wasn’t…
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Henry’s starting (home) school!

I hope to have a very child led education for them both until they’re a bit older, probably around 7 which is when I might try and structure it a bit more. But this is all new territory for me and I don’t know where this journey will take us but I’m so excited to begin.

IKEA hack

IKEA Duktig Hack

The boys love playing with the toy kitchen their Nana got them for Christmas a couple of years ago. It was gorgeous, wooden (obviously) and decorated in red and white. They loved it that much that it has been drawn on, a door is missing, it doesn’t have a sink anymore and the magnets which…
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Promoting breastfeeding isn’t the same as formula shaming.

There’s a picture going around the Internet at the moment of a tweet from Caroline Hirons. This tweet says…”I can’t believe it’s 2018 and we’re still discussing breast vs formula like it really matters at the end of the day. Just feed your kid and get on with your day. They all grow up to…
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