Category: Parenting

Defusing a 4 year old meltdown with the “No More Worries Kit”

Henry is now at the age where he doesn’t deal well with his emotions. Anything and everything can turn him into a smaller, less green version of the Hulk and I find it really difficult to deal with. Obviously I know that it’s hard for him as well but I just can’t seem to reason…
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We went wild at Woburn!

So this post is a little later than I’d wanted to post it but life has been crazy here! We’ve had 2 long weekends, one after the other, and work etc has just taken up a lot of my spare time when I’d usually sit down and write on here. But I’ve got a small…
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We shouldn’t be made to feel guilty, we need to be supported

On Tuesday, new advice from the Royal College of Midwives was released saying that new mothers must be respected if they decide to bottle feed their new baby. As expected, this raised a lot of opinions from parents, one who had been made to feel guilty and others which said that support must still be…
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How to survive working from home when you’re a parent

One of the first things I get asked when I say I work at home is “how do you manage with the boys being at home?” They just don’t understand how I get everything done; paid work, the blog, being a mother and a housewife and to be totally honest with you, I’m not sure…
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My 8 caravan holiday essentials

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that we’re going away on holiday next week! I am so excited, I just need time away from the rut of everyday life. We’ve had the best time on our previous holidays and we’ve got so much planned this time, including driving down to Felixstowe after the…
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