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Four steps to take when your child is unwell

Four steps to take when your child is unwell

The last situation any parent wants is to see their child in any pain or discomfort. Unfortunately, the reality is that there may be days or times when they’re not feeling their best and need your advice and assistance. What you don’t want, when this situation arises, is to panicand assume the worst when your child expresses to you that they’re in distress, feeling unwell, or in pain. There are a series of steps you can take which will helpyou cope. Stay hopeful that soon enough you’ll get to the bottom of what’s upsetting or hurting your child, andthat they’ll start to feel better and recover to full health.VIEW the POST

You can’t be poorly as a parent!

You can’t be poorly as a parent!

Obviously you can be, but I think any parent will know what I mean with my title. Yes the past six days have been a challenge for me and for Daddy too, and for Nanny for that matter. It really is impossible to do "doc's" orders and rest up.  VIEW the POST

What do you think when you visit the doctor?

What do you think when you visit the doctor?

I recently had to take Noah to the doctors and it got me thinking about the whole process and how service differs greatly across the NHS. In the past year we have had doctor appointments, A&E trips and 999 conversations – all providing slightly different services. VIEW the POST

Poorly Constants

Poorly Constants

This has been a lot of... ...this... and a lot more of... ...this! I hate bugs, any kind of bugs, those pesky bugs that muck up your computers, six legged bugs (they do have 6 legs right?) and the yucky ones that littlens pick up and spread around the family... I hate those ones the most! Noah is a really good little sleeper (thank goodness) but it all started on Tuesday evening when the little man woke up sobbing his heart out around 11pm and wouldn't go back to sleep. It was obvious something was up, I even ended up getting in his little bed with him - but after half hour (when he'd calmed down) he pushed me out of his bed! Charming! He managed to sleep then until he got thirsty and asked for tea... I think he is now confusing tea for every single drink, I don't always give him ...