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Motherhood – an unrelenting sequence of guilt

mum guilt

Every mum will say the words, “I feel guilty”. It doesn’t matter what we do as mums, there will always be that creeping guilt that seeps into an aspect of our day. It might be that you chose to put the telly on first thing because you were just too tired to mum at 6am – in fact, you’re too…

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Heatwave Mum Hacks!

Firstly, hello again! I’ve been away for a while due to feeling ovewhelmed with work, blogging and life as mum! I took on a new job when myself and Molly were poorly so I think it all felt a bit much. I couldn’t manage my personal social media on top of everything else. However, I never got rid of my…

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Travelling & Holidays With A Toddler

We’ve just got back from a fantastic midweek break to Center Parcs, Longleat. I’ve been before a couple of times, but it was lovely going with Molly! My family also came along, but we stayed in separate lodges. It was great to go somewhere where you can literally feel stress and tension just melt away in an abundance of stunning…

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Toddler Snack Ideas!

If there’s one thing that keeps a toddler happy, it’s snacks! It also keeps us mums happy too as we know a quick snack will give us a 5 min coffee break (5 mins may be too ambitious). Toddlers have small stomachs, but increasing appetites, so they have a tendency to graze. I try to stick to just two snacks…

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Teething Toddler – A Whole New Ball Game!

Whenever a baby/toddler is a bit grizzly or under the weather, you’re likely to hear mums say, “must be their teeth”. I think it must be the most commonly used phrase by us mums – everything seems to come down to teething. It can feel like they’re just constantly teething! I suppose they are though, they have a whole set…

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Mother’s Day Gifts – Prestige Flowers

I can’t believe it’s been almost a year since my first ever Mother’s Day. It was so lovely to receive a card from Molly, even though I know she is completely oblivious to the fact she’s given me a card! I’ve always loved Mother’s Day, as my mum has always been such an amazing role model, parent and best friend.…

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Things To Do When You’re Stuck Indoors

The recent snowfall in the UK has meant that many mums have been stuck indoors at home with little ones. Cabin fever really kicks in after the novelty of the snow melts away… Especially if you have a baby or toddler under 2. You’re very limited as it’s difficult to take little ones out if it’s very slippery or extremely…

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