I would like you to know that there has been many a day where I have sat and wished the time away until my son was three and we were able to take advantage of the free hours at pre-school. On those days when he just wouldn’t nap, when his teething pain had Continue reading
Toddlerdom- The term used to describe the final transition from cute baby to full blown crazy toddler.
Not quite yet in the Oxford English Dictionary but I am pretty sure the term will catch on!
Do you remember when your little bundle of joy was just that? A teeny bundle plus a joy! If that seems a distant memory Continue reading
If you are a parent there is one place which to you is hell on earth but to your child it is the place of amazing fun that they beg you (quite often) to take them to… yes, it is soft play!
I was naive at first and if you are a new parent you most probably will be too. It was a safe environment where he could fall and not hurt himself, it was brightly coloured and offered a selection of activities to stimulate his mind. As he grew and learnt to walk I discovered my attitude changed from ‘awwww, look at him trying to pull himself up’ to ‘oh my god that child has knocked him over, oh my goodness why is no one stopping their child Continue reading
Imagine your how your day would go if you acted it out as a toddler. I watch my son everyday and am drawn into his world of innocence, cheekiness, fun and drama and I just wonder how much more enjoyment adults would get if it was ‘acceptable’ to behave differently. This is how I imagine my day would go: Continue reading
Don’t ask me for my age,
I think I’m still thirty one.
Don’t ask me when I last went out,
There’s little time for Mummy fun!
Don’t ask me for the date,
I can no longer keep track. Continue reading