Cameron and Carly are both at the stage where they are totally obsessed with their cuddly toys. Carly especially uses hers for comfort, and both will head to bed with an array of cute and furry creatures every night. When Laura, creator of Holibob bears, offered to send a couple for the kids to review … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Easter Fun with Holibob Bear
How has half a year gone by since I was induced and Benjamin came into the world just a few hours later? It seems absolutely crazy how fast time has gone by but at the same time I can't imagine life without Benjamin in it. As Benjamin turns 6 months, his development is coming on … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Benjamin’s 6 Month Update
With summer fast approaching, a holiday abroad coming up and the weather across the UK finally reaching temperatures hot enough to remove layers, I needed new summer clothes for the children. The problem is, with a wedding to pay for, and us currently living on one income, money has been more than a little tight. … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Sorting Summer Wardrobes on a Budget – My Top Tips
Since Benjamin was born we've been using Pampers premium protection nappies. They've worked well for us, don't leak, are a trusted brand name... but they are fairly pricey (£8 for 50 size 3 nappies). I tend to bulk buy them to cut costs but this means if Benjamin goes through a growth spurt I will … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Asda Little Angels Comfort & Protect Nappy Review
It's a Wednesday morning. I'm lying in bed feeding 5 month old Benjamin before I have to get up for the school run. Four year old Carly is lying next to me in the bed where she joined us at around 4am. Six year old Cameron comes in and clambers onto the bed excitably trying … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Am I Coping with Three Children?
I feel like such a bad mummy. I realised that since his one month update, I haven't written much about Benjamin's development on the blog at all. He turned five months on Saturday and although it's a cliché, I don't know where the time has gone! It seems like only a few weeks ago that … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Benjamin at 5 Months Old
As Benjamin is my third baby, you could say I've picked up some tips and tricks along the way and, by the time it came to preparing that all important new baby essentials kit, there was one thing I was definitely stocking up on. I occasionally used water wipes with my daughter, but often the … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Why Water Wipes Work for Us