6 book recommendations for 7 year olds
Books Parenting

6 Book Recommendations From A 7 Year Old

  • March 4, 2019

We love reading, and Little H is becoming a little bookworm now that she can choose her own books to read for her weekly homework. She has to read for 20 minutes a minimum of three times per week and can also take her own

Child organised school supplies
Parenting

How to Help Your Child Get Organised for School

  • February 25, 2019

This is a guest post from Mount House School. No matter how old your child is, they sometimes need a little push in the right direction when it comes to getting organised and prepared for school. Forgetting a book from time to time is normal

Compton Acres
Days Out

Exploring Compton Acres Gardens

  • February 21, 2019

One of my favourite things about being a parent is sharing things from my own childhood with Little H, whether it’s toys, photos or visits to places we used to go as kids. So when we were invited to visit Compton Acres gardens in Poole

Book recommendations in February
Books

My Recent Reads – February’s Book Recommendations

  • February 18, 2019

I’ve always loved to read but don’t normally have much spare time between work, having a child, and blogging. Towards the end of last year, I vowed to try harder to have a few early nights when I didn’t stay up late blogging. Getting into

10 Things That Annoy School Mums
Parenting

10 Things That Annoy School Mums

  • February 14, 2019

I’m in my 4th year of being a ‘school mum’ now and if I’m honest it’s a bit of a love-hate relationship! On the whole, of course, I love the fact that my daughter goes to school, and it’s a great school. It’s lovely to

Really Easy World Book Day Costume Ideas
Books Parenting

10 Really Easy World Book Day Costume Ideas

  • February 11, 2019

It’s every parent’s favourite day coming up next on 7th March – World Book Day! I’m not sure who’s bright idea it was to decide that for one day every March all kids have to go to school dressed as a character from a book

how to start a mummy blog
Blogging

So You Want To Start A Mummy Blog?

  • February 6, 2019

I still find it weird when people ask me for blogging advice – ME! I’m normally the one looking at other bloggers for their tips, but I’ve been blogging for 4 years now so it is nice when people think I’m worth going to for

35 days out in the South
Days Out

35 Great Days Out With Kids In The South Of England

  • January 29, 2019

With half term coming up, and the weather (hopefully!) getting nicer soon, you might be planning some family days out. I might be biased but I think the South Coast is the best place to live in the UK and there are lots of great

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7 Time Management Tips For Working Mums

  • January 24, 2019

This week myself and several other working mums in my office were all having a bit of a rant about how much we have to do, how we’re always running late and how we feel like we’ve done a days work before we even reach