Category: Family Life and Parenting

Easter doesn’t have to be boring if you have a food allergy, a Moo chocolate giveaway

Easter is coming. I am rather scared at how fast the year is going already, but Easter is on it’s way, and I have started thinking about Easter eggs and treats for the children.  I live with two boys with

Tagged with: , , ,

Trying again

Before I continue with this post I need to ask for a couple of things… I don’t need opinions on my age or that we have two healthy children and I need to just get over it. I don’t need

Tagged with: , , ,

I’m so grateful for a snow day being mansplained to me…

If you live in the UK, you are either very aware of the snow and freezing weather we are having or you are right in the middle of it and are snowed in, or struggling with the effects of the

Tagged with: , , ,

Mother’s Day Ideas to suit all tastes…

Mother’s Day is coming up fast, and it’s a day when we like to treat our mums, or those who do the job of mum for us, to something special to remind them that we love them and that they

Tagged with: , ,

What not to say to a child with sensory processing disorder…

I plan to write another post about sensory processing disorder, what it is, how it affects children, and their families, and lives, and how we work around coping with it, actually it will probably be several posts, come to think

Tagged with: , ,

Making Your Garden as Kid-Friendly as Possible

Picture Credit Summer is fast approaching and your little ones are likely to want to start spending more time in your back garden as the weather improves and they have longer periods of time off school. But things aren’t quite

Adventure fun with Zak Storm…

My small son has a wide variety of toys, that he likes to play with, some are educational, some are creative, some are just for fun and help him to use his imagination and keep him busy. He and I

Tagged with: ,

Why You Should Pay Attention To Your Tiredness

We all feel tired from time to time, and it’s not always perfectly clear why and how it happens. It’s not as simple as just saying that you need to get more sleep, although that is obviously a common cause.

Popping fun with Squeeze Poppers!

As I type this,  my children are playing happily together (rare nowadays, the tween finds her little brother very annoying and he loves to wind her up, I spend a lot of time being mum referee) and there are sounds

Tagged with: , , ,

Daily snippets 22/02/18 – just a parenting observation…

It’s rare for me to challenge another parent or to be critical (my policy tends to be “we are all doing our best, unless you are feeding your kid whiskey and crack, or I think you are hurting them, it’s

Seo wordpress plugin by