Blogger Recognition Award

Blogger Recognition Award

Last week Aleena from mummymamamum.com was kind enough to add me to her list of bloggers for the Blogger Recognition Award. It’s one of those posts that is used to help bloggers reach out to one another (a bit like the Liebster Award which I did last year) and...
Working From Home With a Toddler

Working From Home With a Toddler

So today is Thursday which is the day that my employer lets me work from home for the day. It’s also a day that I have The Toddler with me rather than her go to nursery. It’s meant that we can keep the nursery costs down (they ain’t cheap!) and I get...
Stupid Things I Said Before Becoming a Parent

Stupid Things I Said Before Becoming a Parent

Come on – we’re all guilty of it aren’t we? We can all hark back to “better times” and thought we knew it all about having kids. Face it – we said some stupid things before we became parents . It was a rose-tinted world where babies...
Full-time working parents and the weekends

Full-time working parents and the weekends

Working mums (and dads) – what are we to do? How do we spend quality time with our kids at the weekend and how do we do this when it’s just one parent? Our kids spend the week with the choice that we made for their childcare and in many ways it might be...
A Mum That Runs

A Mum That Runs

I’ve become a mum that runs! Back in July I tentatively started the Couch to 5K program in the hope that I would lose a little weight. I’d just been asked to be a bridesmaid for a wedding in September and thought it would be plenty of time to shape up. The...