Mum Vs. Social Media

A month or two ago, I posted this photo of Pickle and I on Instagram, raving about our new teething necklace from Fox’s Felts (FYI, they’re amazing if you have a teething little one on your hands) Continue reading

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Cracking the ‘Forum Code’

In the real world, I work in a field where acronyms are used more than actual words. In my personal life I am also a regular employer of  WTF, FFS, FML (lots of F’s in there, don’t tell my mum…) TBT, WIDN, BRB, FYI, PMSL etc. (I do, however, completely draw the line at

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‘She Won’t Sleep’- A Monologue (Almost)

So, she was up every hour and a half last night. But it’s OK, it’s totally OK. I’m on it. I’ve noticed the cues; the ear flicking, the slow blinking, the staring- she’s nap ready! We can save the day from disaster! She’s already bundled up in the car seat, we’re about to start our 30 minute journey- jobs a good-un’! She ALWAYS sleeps in the car. This should all work Continue reading

‘Sicky’ Baby Support Group

*WARNING- IF YOU ARE OFFENDED BY VOMIT, BEST NOT TO READ ANY FURTHER. THIS POST IS SOLEY. ABOUT. VOMIT. *

During my pregnancy I tried to mentally prepare myself for the upcoming trials and tribulations that my experienced- parent friends seemed so keen on warning me about; I practiced suppressing my gag reflex for 3am nappy changes, tried building up my stamina for the sleepless nights- I even made my peace with the fact the house would never, ever Continue reading