Potty Training – Don’t Make These Mistakes

You know how we all have at least one cringe worthy moment in life where no matter how much time has passed, we still frequently revisit that train wreck just so we can bury our faces in the pillows? Well, I think our first attempt at potty training of our 22-month-old is going to be one of those moments. The ...

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Expecting A Baby? Here’s What You Need To Buy

Congratulations! Pregnancy is an exciting, frightening yet amazing time, and if you’re anything like me, you may at some point in those 9 months have a “Fuck, I’m going to have a baby!” moment. One of the things that caused much stress was what the hell we needed to buy, as I looked around our apartment in panic, visions of ...

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Winning When Travelling With Toddlers

We recently returned from a family holiday all the way out to China. It was a long trip when hubby and I used to go on our own but this is the first time we took the kiddies (both under two). You may think we’re crazy to even consider dragging a baby and a toddler on a 35 hour round ...

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Are Christmas Presents Really Necessary?

Christmas Day is drawing near, the tree is up, fairy lights are flashing and Ellie is practicing Jingle Bells for her upcoming (first ever!) festive concert at nursery. But there are no presents under our tree – not today, not tomorrow and not on Christmas Eve. 2016 will be Ellie’s second Christmas and little Osci’s first experience of carols, mince ...

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