To The Mother at The Park on Her Phone – I Understand

To The Mother at The Park on …

To The Mother at The Park on Her Phone, I saw you at the park today with your two young children. They were laughing and playing together, having so much fun. They looked over at you but you didn’t see…

View Post
Tooth Brushing – 14 Ways to Get Your Child Brushing Their Teeth

Tooth Brushing – 14 Ways to Get Your Child …

In general I would describe my parenting style as “picking my battles”. Don’t want to wear your coat? Okay. Don’t want to eat your dinner? That’s cool with me. I put a lot of faith in natural consequences. I figure…

View Post
My Birth Story: Intraheptic Cholestasis of Pregnancy – ICP

My Birth Story: Intraheptic Cholestasis of Pregnancy – …

I adored being pregnant. I adored embracing the changes in my body, celebrating what it was doing and watching my baby bump grow. I adored reading those little updates on my phone, the ones that tell you when your baby…

View Post
Allergies: I’m About to Poison My Child – Baked Milk Challenge

Allergies: I’m About to Poison My …

I’m currently stood in my kitchen, staring at a bottle of cow’s milk, fighting back tears. I’m sure that might sound ridiculous but I haven’t purchased cow’s milk for three years. That’s because three years ago we discovered my little…

View Post
Those Orange Wellies – I Lost My Child Today 

Those Orange Wellies – I Lost My Child …

I lost Dilan in Primark today. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve lost him plenty of times in public before, but this was the first time I’ve had to alert security and ask for help finding him. He was hiding in…

View Post