Oli’s diagnosis

I thought it much easier to write this all down here than DM everyone, or send any more lengthy voice notes! You may already know by now that Oli has been feeling a lot of anxiety at school – but we’ve uncovered why he’s been feeling this anxiety now. At the end of last year…

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{WIN A HAMPER FROM ME4KIDZ} My clumsy child!

Soph, as you will all know by now, is a little bit clumsy. Mostly, I figure it’s because she runs around full tilt and is absolutely fearless. She’s brave, and after falling and dusting herself off, will barely stop to glance at the latest in the collection of her ‘owies’ and then she’s off again….

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My WAHM life

I’ve officially been working from home now, for what, six months! Is it what I thought it would be like? Yes, and no. Has it been worth the move and adjustment, ten million times YES! Working from home has it’s pro’s and con’s. The biggest ‘con’ if I can call it that, for me personally,…

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A party with ZERO stress!

A party with zero stress, does that even exist? Yip, it does! As a party planner I really toyed with the idea of still giving Oli a big elaborate party (it’s a way for me to build a portfolio, far more hoopla than he would choose), but, we had decided we’d go away to the…

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I’m sorry, to the baby I never mourned.

I never thought I’d write this post or ever tell this story. But here, my beautiful daughter holding this rainbow, is our rainbow baby. Five people knew about it, one being me, one being the doctor and almost no one else. I’ve racked my brain so many times as to why I didn’t want to…

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Delish Chocolate M&M’s Cookies

When M&M’s launched their brand new limited edition salted caramel variety I knew two things – I had to get my hands on some, and needed to bake something with the world’s most shareable snack. With the kids on holiday, I left the decision up to them – they chose to bake a chocolate cookie…

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Breaking the mould

When I was pregnant with Sophie, we wanted to get Oli a little doll to get him used to the idea of having a new baby in the house – it’s not an uncommon thing for parents to do this. Well bowl me over, when a family member suggested that by giving our little two-year-old…

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Our Instant Pot Heritage Day meal

Right, so, if anyone is in two minds about whether or not to add yet another kitchen appliance to their hoard, think no more. It’s a resounding YES. Aside from my airfryer, this is an absolute game changer, friends! When the Instant Pot team challenged Rebecca (In these Stilettos) and I to come up with…

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