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Books On Parenting For Adults Ears ONLY!

books for parents eyes only

I do love a good book. I also like books about parenting, you know the honest tales and fails. I like the fails more, they make me feel normal. These books are sure to give you a good auld belly laugh. However none of these books are for the faint hearted or book club I could imagine. These books are for adults eyes and ears ONLY!

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Baby Led Feeding – Weaning Kadie

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Baby led weaning means letting your child feed themselves from the start of weaning. You serve your baby finger length foods and let them gum, suck, nibble and chew. With baby led weaning there is no puree, spoon-feeding or weekly batch cooking with ice cube trays. Basically baby eats what you eat. (more…)

Win ‘Get Crafty’ by Ali Coghlan

Get crafty ali coughlan fun creative crafts fro kids

Today marks the release of Ali Coghlans debut book ‘Get Crafty’, it’s a step by step guide with lots of creative, fun and inexpensive crafts for kids including bubble paint, edible crowns and jelly playdough. Covering  all occasions from Paddy’s Day to Halloween this book is bound to encourage their imagination and creativity. (more…)

The Difference Between Your First Born & Third Born

First Born -V- Third Born - 10 Things You'll Do Differently
​Since becoming a first-time mum almost six years ago I have learned so much about myself, my children and parenting in general. My first-born was almost a science experiment; everything was trial and error. Visitors were sanitized, daddy was sanitized, everything was sanitized while baby number two was practically feeding himself on day two. Here I have compiled a list of things that don’t tend to happen a second and third time round you bring your precious newborn home – the truth about your third.

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A Girl Can Dream – Room Renovations

Kadie will be moving into Kayla’s room soon, and she is dying to share her room. She has all these wild idea’s floating about her little head. Unicorns, bunk beds, she even wants her own little library. Normally when she gets her hands on my phone she gets lost in YouTube tutorials or minecraft but lately she’s been creeping on Pinterest. And I have to admit she has an eye for decor. (more…)

Bug Off

We are now approaching week three of house arrest. This virus doing the rounds landed upon our doorstep and it’s still lingering a fortnight later. (more…)