life

That’s That- I am the BIG 30!

Friday was the 21st September. My birthday. As I have got older my birthday has become a bit pants- not for the effort or the amazing gifts everyone helps with just the factor that I am crap at celebrating my birthday. I get anxious when I think about getting older and people making a fuss …

Pregnancy

Staying in Style when Pregnant

I’m not a massively fashionable person but again I don’t like to dress like a bag of potatoes. One thing I have found about maternity clothes is that A. They aren’t easy to find- but when you do your on to a winner. B. They can be quite expensive. When I found out Boohoo.com did …

Pregnancy

A Night in with Bump!

Sometimes during pregnancy nights out and having a busy social life is not what you need everyday. At some points you just need relax. With a 6 year old relaxing can be tricky. I’m very lucky that she’s a great sleeper and goes to bed at 7pm. Which normally means once all my jobs are …

parenting

Christmas, Easter bunny, Tooth Fairy- What are the rules?!

With Christmas around the corner, we definitely have our traditions set… but what I have realised is when your little angels go to school they discuss what goes on. This has left me in a pickle because many times Erin has come home and compared life with ‘Gemma- (random name pick of a non-school child)’ …

parenting

Did I ask for your opinion?!

This isn’t a very positive post for me which is unusual as I’m not really an unhappy person but in the last few weeks I have realised that I haven’t got time for people who don’t give anything back, or go out of their way to give a negative. I have always been a bit …

parenting

Bring on Tuesday-I can’t wait!!!!!

It’s Sunday night. One more full day then school. In all honesty I thought this weekend would be much better. It turns out it was pretty shit. Friday night Erin got home from her holiday with her dad. Being away for a week always gives her a stinking attitude and a lack of being able …

parenting

Tips on sharing your children

It’s been a week since Erin has been away and she returns today. This time I have been nervous mainly because we haven’t gone on a stunning holiday to take my mind off things and it’s the first time Erin’s been abroad with her dad. I don’t really know why I was nervous as i …

Review

3 Nuby Essentials for an age gap sibling!

The age gap between Erin and Bubba Willies will be 6.5 years. That’s quite an age gap when you think of the logistics of school and a newborn. I therefore had to find some essential items that would help with the school run and Nuby came to the rescue. You can win the Baby Carrier …

Review

Baby clothing- I forgot what I need!!!

I haven’t had a baby for 6.5 years… I literally sit trying to think of things I need and how many of each thing and my mind goes blank. Luckily Babiroo Organic clothing has come to our rescue. They have sent over one of their stunning “coming home collections” which came in a stunning basket …

Review

Changing the Dynamic with Tiny Treasures Dolls!

Erin is just like me… change happens and we panic.. not just a little panic more of a tears… bad behaviour and general unsettled hell! When I had IVF we never told her, somehow during our two failed attempts she knew. How don’t ask! But her behaviour was worse she was teary and just general …