I missed posting my expressions picture last week – time seemed to escape me due to my husband working all weekend and funny napping schedules from Daniel and Emma. However, back to normal and this week’s picture is my morning view, as it has been every morning since Emma arrived…

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It can be a lonely and scary place swimming against the tide of opinion. Going out alone and standing up for what you think is right can be a hard thing to do, especially when it brings with it emotional ties such as your children.  Before you read this post,…

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Back before Daniel was born and after I had finished work, I made him a small blanket that would cover him in his car seat. Daniel’s taggie blankets I took the blanket to groups and other mums asked me if I could make a blanket for them.I had also made…

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Am I a hippy mum? Hmm… I’m not really a fan of ‘labels’ and don’t really consider myself to be alternative in my parenting style, however in a recent Facebook group another mum started a post with the sentence…. ‘ways in which I am a hippy mum’. She listed the…

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Living in the north west means that rain is something we see frequently. And the past week has been no exception! It’s been a particulalry wet week so I thought it was about time Daniel learnt about puddle jumping. Our road is an unadopted road and is full of potholes…

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