Being a working parent is like swimming against the current with a whopping great hippopotamus strapped around your neck. Physically, emotionally and financially you will constantly be treading water, trying to keep your head up long enough for a breather. We’ve tried
Are only children really spoilt and don’t know how to share? It’s definitely something I believed before I had a child. So and so doesn’t know how to share because he is an ‘only child’. Thingy pop throws a shit fit every
This post was originally featured at Mothers Mean Business, a website community for the working parent. They particularly champion the career part time role and provide information and support for parents juggling their work/life balance. Many years ago I sat in on a
Sometimes I forget that I’m still a first time parent. I feel like I’ve been a Mum for a while, its not all shiny and new and I should just know the answers by now. I mean you get all
My son, ninety five percent of the time is a really loving and empathetic child. He loves a cuddle, a big snotty kiss goodbye, a snuggle up on the sofa. He’s kind to his animals, he’ll kiss you better when
This is an article I’ve had half drafted for a while, but I could never quite finish it off. I was worried it would come across as a woe is me post, my life is so hard post, I’m so exhausted post.
Three days a week Finley spends his day with his two sets of Grandparents. We drop him off in the morning and pick him after tea but he spends his whole day with them, all day long for about ten
If I have a question about parenting I Google it. Before I talk to anyone else about it I turn to the Google Gods. If my toddler says NO to everything, I Google it. If my toddler will only eat cheese for