Category: Parenting

Henry 1

The talk…

Having a second child No, I’m not talking about the birds and the bees..I think Henry is a little young for that! I’m talking about the conversation between you and your partner about the possibility of another baby. It’s happened for us. And I don’t know how I feel about it. Henry is now 16…
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Henry Christmas 2015

To school or not to school?

Homeschool. Over the last couple of days, I’ve seen news articles that say that if you have a summer baby, you can delay them starting school for another year. In the UK, children have to start school in the September after their fourth birthday and for summer babies, they will have only just turned 4…
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Baby Henry

When is the right time to have another?

Right time. I’m sat watching Katie Piper’s Extraordinary Births on Channel 4 while Henry has his nap. Henry is now 15 months old and his newborn days feel like a lifetime ago! And there are days when I wish I could relive the newborn stage again, I miss the cuddles and that new baby smell.…
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Baby Henry

Don’t fall into the trap of comparison..

Don’t fall into the trap of comparison. When Henry was around 6 months old, every other baby I knew of similar age was rolling over. And Henry wasn’t. He would just lie there, happy to just be on his back or tummy and showed no interest in learning how to roll. I really started to…
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Edible Paint 5

‘Edible’ paint!

Edible paint. I love going out with Henry. We live on such a busy street so we can’t open the windows because of the noise. So the only way we get fresh air is when we actually go outside. We both love it and it gives me a break from trying to stop my demon…
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