My seven year old daughter informed me that we didn’t have enough Halloween decorations. I’ll be honest, I’m not sure how I feel about the endless amounts of plastic Halloween tat that has been increasingly appearing in the shops. Each to their own but I don’t want it, it isn’t going to last and therefore,… Continue reading Halloween-Autumn Crafts
(The following is a collaborative post with Laya Healthcare) Mealtimes can be tricky for parents, especially when you have a fussy eater. For this reason, Laya Healthcare has come up with these tips and tricks to help you get your child more interested in mealtimes. Appearance Making food look appealing is just as important for… Continue reading Tips & Tricks to Get Children Interested in Mealtimes
My small girl loves many things. She loves spending time, one on one with me. This is important to her, as are cookies. She loves a delicious cookie. Baking is a firm favourite too. So, when we had a couple of hours on a Saturday afternoon recently, we combined these three loves. Needless to say,… Continue reading Jammy Trickers
THIS IS FIVE The elusive ‘they’ say that time flies. The days are long, the years are short, so on and so forth. It pains me to say it, but ‘they’ are right. The last five years have slipped by in a heartbeat. He won’t let me refer to him as my baby anymore. Two… Continue reading This Is Five
Yes, I interviewed my children! This is completely inspired by a recent post from Kate Takes 5 where Kate asked her son this selection of 23 questions. I asked two of my children the questions; actually, I asked all five, but the answers I’m sharing are from my 13-year-old and 5-year-old. My three older kids… Continue reading Interview with the Children!