Pregnancy With A Toddler: Survival Guide

We had our children close together was the right option for us so we didn’t get any ‘only child syndrome’ or get used to life without nappies! My pregnancy with Max was a struggle with Amelia too. Children close in age can be a lovely thing with plenty of advantages and also plenty of hurdles. Your children’s […]

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The Question Of Independent Gymnastics

As you may know from my many various posts about Amelia’s gymnastics she has been doing it for a while now. Recently one of the coaches told me in conversation that she thinks Amelia is ready for the independent sessions held after the parent & child ones we regularly attend. So this has prompted the […]

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An Autumn Inspired Wardrobe With Jojo

Autumn toddler fashion never fails to give me that gooey cuteness-overload feeling. From cute foxes to tiny little mice, you can guarantee that there will always be something that makes you go ‘aw’! One of my favourite stores for Autumn inspired toddler clothing is Jojo Maman Bebe and this year I’m finding myself breaking my rule […]

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Introducing A New Baby

Before Max was born I was so worried about how Amelia would react and how it would affect her. I was thinking of ways to introduce her to the new baby without making her feel upset and left out, and also how the new baby will affect her life and inevitably change her from an independent and […]

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Why Two Is Better Than One

Some people say that having two under two is crazy and that I must be as equally crazy for chosing to juggle and toddler and a baby both in nappies. Well sure, sometimes it’s pretty tiring and two screaming, stressy babies can make you want to rip your hair out, but there are so many ways […]

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Paw Patrol Pumpkin Carving

I have kicked off my Autumn Bucket List by ticking off two points in one: #5 teach Amelia how to carve a pumpkin and #6 carve a Paw Patrol pumpkin. This was a pretty out of the blue activity that we didn’t plan on doing today. My awesome neighbour picked us up two pumpkins from the […]

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Is Your Toddler A Fussy Eater?

Toddlers generally tend to go through the fussy eating stage. How severe (for want of a better word) that fussiness may be varies. Amelia was good as gold and would try anything I would give her but her fussy stage was the refusal to be fed by anyone other than herself which meant most things […]

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Co-Sleeping: To Do Or Not To Do

Co-sleeping is something that lots of parents do from a young age and an older age. It isn’t for everybody – my family included. Personally I am not at all a fan of co-sleeping as it encourages bad habits when children get older such as dependency on being close to parents in order to sleep […]

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Peppa Pig World 2016

Any parent with a toddler will be familiar with our good friend Peppa Pig. As annoying as she can be, she can also be a god send – well, in our house any rate!! Toddler tantrum, turn on Peppa Pig. Need 5 minutes of peace, Peppa’s who you need! Long journey and need toddler entertainment? Call […]

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