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Mums need to understand the perks of playtime with toys!

Mums need to understand the perks of playtime with toys!

I love playing with the children and their toys, we draw together, play LEGO together, dolls and cars. It's rather therapeutic for me as their Mum as well as for the kiddies themselves. Motherhood is a lovely experience; but, at the same time, there are certain things that new mothers tend to forget! If you have more than one child, then you already know the importance of playtime! But, new Mums need to understand the perks of engaging in playtime.VIEW the POST

6 Tips for handling the transition into motherhood

6 Tips for handling the transition into motherhood

Of all the things that people warned me of when I first announced I was pregnant, very few of them ended up breaking into the top ten of things I should have been prepared for.  They mentioned sleepless nights, dirty nappies and sore breasts but these were to be expected with a newborn in the house. VIEW the POST

Preparing for your first baby

What with my first baby, Noah,  turning 7 yesterday, I thought it would be good to write down some helpful tips for new Mums out there. Having your first child is a very scary and exhilarating time. There is so much information out there to help you get through it, and your mother and other family members to help you and give you advice. The most important thing you need to remember is that you are not alone, and that help available – all you need to do is ask. Knowing about what you need to do to prepare for your first baby can help you in terms of stress and getting ready for your little one’s birth: …

4 Tips for dealing with the stresses of Motherhood

4 Tips for dealing with the stresses of Motherhood

Being a mum is no easy task, and it’s not uncommon for new mums to quickly become stressed out and anxious. When you become a mum, you’re suddenly responsible for the health and happiness of another human being, which is a massive job and commitment to take on!VIEW the POST

A six year birthday poem for Noah

A six year birthday poem for Noah

Little man cub today is the day, we celebrate your special sixth birthday. I remember holding you at 4 hours old, wondering what life as a Mother would behold. six VIEW the POST

What kind of Mum are you?

You may have read a post I wrote last month about not being just a Mum, it came about because there are so many things you do throughout the day. Everyone deals with them differently and every parent has a slightly different approach. We are all unique! I recently found out about a fun quiz that SunLife have on their website, it made me think back on my recent post and it took my thoughts one step further. The quiz is full of questions about what you would do in certain “parenthood” situations and then tells you what kind of Mum you are.  …