Am I a hippy mum?

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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Expressions #3 – Puddle Jumping

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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It’s taken its toll

Having had two children 16 months apart, I feel like I’ve been pregnant for most of the past two years! I’ve survived on the ultimate capsule wardrobe, re-using most of the clothes I bought first time round last year with Emma. But, it has, inevitably taken it’s toll on my…

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Snugi Wraps Stretchy Wrap

I am a big fan of babywearing, and I think in some early posts following Miss E’s arrival I wrote how the Moby wrap would become my best friend as Miss E was a baby that didn’t like to be put down. Little did I know that my beloved Moby…

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Expressions #02 – The Digital Age

I wrote in a post earlier this week about how times have changed and how my birth was told via handwritten and posted letter, yet on the birth of their first great-grandchild my grandparents can see them via Facetime. I remember as a child having phone conversations with my Grandparents;…

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