When You Can’t Protect Your Children From Other Influences

I remember vividly the first time the twiglets came home from nursery and started singing a song that I didn't know. They were about 19/20 months and hadn't been going there long - their speech was nothing like it is now, but they were clearly attempting to sing a song and I had no idea … Continue reading When You Can’t Protect Your Children From Other Influences

Is it bad to need a break from your children sometimes?

So the other day I was reading a post on one of those Facebook parenting forums (jeez people don’t bite their tongues on those things do they?!) This particular one was written by a nursery worker who was bemoaning those β€˜awful’ mums who choose to leave their children in a hellhole of snotty toddlers (aka … Continue reading Is it bad to need a break from your children sometimes?

Camping with toddlers at a festival – what we learned…

If you follow me on Instagram, you'll know that we spent last weekend at Camp Bestival in Dorset. You'll know because I've been banging on endlessly about it and spamming non-stop with photos πŸ™Š Now, I'm quite aware that the photos I've posted make it look like we had THE most amazing experience... However, this … Continue reading Camping with toddlers at a festival – what we learned…