Tag Archives: Mum tips

Asda Little Angels: Tips for protecting our little ones.

A few weeks ago I was very lucky to be invited to a super-glam lunch at The Ivy with Asda Little Angels and Dr Hilary Jones. Yup at The Ivy! So I took my waddling-self off on the train and down to London Town for a child-free afternoon filled with amazing food (I’m not exaggerating […]

Weaning Tales. Part Two.

Harley’s almost one now (I’m not even going to start on how ridiculously quickly the past year has gone) and he’s been on solids for nearly seven months. It’s been a while since I’ve written about weaning, you can see my last post here, but I’m not going to lie I’ve found it stressful. For […]

New Mum Essentials.

New Mum Essentials.

I’m such a nostalgic person. I’m consistently starting sentences with ‘This time last year…’ Or ‘The last time we were here…’. And I’m finding I’m doing it more than ever at the moment as we get closer to Harley’s birthday in March. This time last year (see I’m doing it again) I was frantically buying […]

The things nobody tells you about being a mum.

Becoming a mum is such a big deal. It’s the hugest thing you’ll ever do and suddenly everyone is full of advice. i.e. “Oooh you definitely need to get this pushchair” and “Make sure you get plenty of sleep because when baby arrives you’ll never sleep again.” But there’s lots that people don’t tell you. So […]

The Mum Manual

The Mum Manual.

Unfortunately there’s no manual, it’d be ace if there was. Sure you can Google away, ask the health visitors or spend your time looking at parenting forums but there’s no concrete ‘this is what you do’ guide, instead it’s up to you. Scary!


Remember the days when your summer holiday meant a neatly packed suitcase containing brand new bikinis you’d been lusting after for weeks? Carefully coordinated outfits that Olivia Palermo would be proud of? And enough toiletries to stock a small Boots store for at least a month? Well forget it, those days are gone. Soz. Instead your […]