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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

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

Work life balance tips
Working Mum

10 Work-Life Balance Tips For Busy Mums

  • January 9, 2019

Juggling work and family life is not an easy task – no matter how long you’ve been doing it, you will still have bad days, forget things, and end up feeling stressed. You’ll be sat in a meeting and suddenly remember you forgot to sign

New Year's Resolutions notepad
Parenting

10 New Year’s Resolutions All Mums Will Break

  • December 27, 2018

Well, that’s Christmas over for another year, I hope you all had a lovely time with family and friends. I had a little break from blogging for a few days which was much needed, I didn’t even turn my laptop on for 3 days which

woman giving up smoking
Parenting

How can you set a good example to your kids?

  • November 9, 2018

Children are influenced by the world around them, but as a parent, your actions and attitudes have the strongest influence, particularly as, more often than not, you spend most of your time together. Therefore, it’s important to set an example as they continue to grow

7 things you need to know about 7 year olds
Parenting

7 Things You Need To Know About 7 Year Olds

  • September 26, 2018

I’ve now had a 7 year old for 4 months so I thought it was time to write the next post in the ‘Things you need to know about…’ series. If you’ve missed the previous posts I’ve listed things you need to know about 4-year-olds,

What we did in August
Days Out

What We Did In August

  • September 1, 2018

I thought I’d start up my monthly round-up again to let you all know what we’ve been up to and give a little bit of insight into our lives. August was busy as we were on holiday for the first part. As soon as we

How To Survive Your Child's First Day At School
Parenting

How To Survive Your Child’s First Day At School

  • July 17, 2018

I know, I know school isn’t quite finished yet – but I also know that if you have a child starting school in September that you’ll have been stressing for a while already. I think I was more nervous about Little H’s first day at school