I love me a bit of Halloween. It didn’t stem from childhood, as I didn’t go out trick or treating, but I think from when I bought my first house and we moved in just before Halloween. We had a ‘House O Ween’ party. The first-year guests were arriving as the final screws to flat… Continue reading HALLOWEEN – Trick or Treat?
Another topic I’d given zero consideration to pre-small humans but boy did I value it in so many different ways post. Silly thing is first time round, despite the difficult emotions I was experiencing, I would often bat away offers of help. What an idiot! Why did I do that? Was I trying to prove… Continue reading SUPPORT and the role of a Postnatal Doula
With World Mental Health Day being the 10th October 2018 I thought I’d do a mix mash of a few of my related previous blogs to do my little bit in raising awareness. When you break a limb and are in plaster people see it and understand. If you sprain your ankle and walk… Continue reading Mental Health – World Mental Health Day 10th October 2018
How did your smalls find their first days of school, be it reception or returning? How did you find it? I was supposed to follow up my pre-school start blog last week but (1) I’d only actually done the school run properly twice and (2) it was not going well for all concerned and I… Continue reading STARTING SCHOOL (PART 2)
The idea in my head was a pic of the small humans playing and looking lovingly at their dad. The reality was twenty billion pics of randomness of which this was the best. There was a lot of laughter and spilling of lightbox letters so I’d say it was a success as it brought everyone… Continue reading HAPPINESS