So Matthews 2nd birthday is fast approaching and while having a house party again like we had for his 1st sounds like a good plan, we've decided to opt for hiring a venue, thus removing the apocalyptic party aftermath that takes days to clean! We've hired a small hall in one of our local leisure … Continue reading Planning A Birthday Party (For A Sensory Challenged Child)
My opinion on this matter has been varied. Being the oldest of 5, I have watched my mum raising all different types of children. My sister was a demon child (i'm not offending her by saying this as she is well aware). She misbehaved and cried pretty much from the minute she was born. Just … Continue reading The Dummy Debate?!?!
As I've previously shared, my son was born prematurely and with this comes several potential problems. Due to being subjected to several rounds of antibiotics as a baby, as well as having mine and his dads allergy-ridden genes, he has become a sufferer a few different allergies, including Eczema. When it first appeared, it was very minimal. … Continue reading How we deal with baby/ infant Eczema!
Apologies for this follow up post taking so long. It's been a crazy few weeks and time has quite literally gotten away from me. We have all been struck down with every sick and flu virus going and even now, I still feel like i'm at deaths door. Anyway... Michael and I were just going … Continue reading Trying Trying Trying… Pt 3
In April of 2015 I had a minor meltdown. I was home by myself and felt an overwhelming rush of emotions that resulted in a good 8 hours of self-loathing and depression. It was a culmination of years of failed attempts and getting pregnant and crazy hormones. My husband came home from work and spent … Continue reading Trying Trying Trying… Pt 2
My husband and I have been together (off and on) for 16 years. We were High School Sweethearts. He is the best person I have ever known. Kind, considerate and everything else in between. I knew, despite the many fall-outs, that he was my person. By that I mean, even on the occasions where we … Continue reading Trying, Trying, Trying…
Follow my blog with Bloglovin So I had a blog a few years ago which I really enjoyed writing. It was a mixture of beauty and lifestyle posts, and I posted most days. This time around I'm not quite so sure of the content I want to focus on. I have many interests and therefore … Continue reading Still Trying To Figure This Out!
I am relatively new to all this mummy stuff but let me tell you, I honestly never knew a 1 year old could have so much energy. I've now lost count of the amount of times I have had to put my livingroom back together today, and that's after having had an hour at Toddler … Continue reading Life With A Toddler