First Class Friends DVD Giveaway

Both of my children love Milkshake! With a 4 year age gap, there is not much that they both enjoy. Milkshake has such a great variety of programmes that they are both happy to sit in front of their Milkshake DVD. Bow loves Peppa Pig and Noddy, Bob loves Shimmer & Shine & Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom and they both enjoy Fireman Sam!  Abbey Home Media are realeasing a brand new Milkshake DVD collection on Monday the 23rd October. [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on October 20, 2017 Being a Mother 33 Responses »
 
A Fall Football Party

Fall is a wonderful time of the year. The temperatures are dropping and friends gather for many fun adventures. From exciting football games to harvest festivals, there is much to celebrate. People reach for their cozy hoodies and snuggle up in front of the fire. Welcome back fall with a gathering of your friends and family. Celebrate with the children after school or plan a fun day out with your preschoolers. A fall theme party complete with a candy buffet [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on October 20, 2017 Being a Mother No Responses »
 
To My Baby Girl On Your First Day In Year 2

Today has been a scary day. You have started a brand new school! We thought we would have moved house by now but we are moving in a few weeks. We are only moving about half an hour away so I gave you the choice of staying at your old school or moving to the one near our new house. When we went for a taster day last term I was so worried for you. On the way home I [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on September 5, 2017 Being a Mother, Firsts 4 Responses »
 
Quick & Easy Ways To Spruce Up Any Outfit

Today I have a post for you from Maise Fitzgerald. Maise has worked with a number of high end fashion designers as a stylist and blogger, helping others to find a style that works for them. Sometimes, being a mum means that the last thing on your mind is actually taking your hair out of that messy mum-bun, wearing something other than your worn in boyfriend jeans or replacing that comfy t-shirt that still has a baby sick stain on [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on July 30, 2017 Being a Mother No Responses »
 
Improving Learning in Your Children’s Nursery

As a nursery, parents place their trust in you to provide care and attention for their child. Your role is an important one, with evidence that early years education is critical in the development of children. This means not only providing a safe and caring environment, but one that nurtures and educates, creating an ethos that encourages children, irrespective of their likes and dislikes or ability. But, how do you go about improving learning already on offer at your nursery? [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on June 6, 2017 Being a Mother 12 Responses »
 
Losing Your-self to Mother-hood?

When you enter motherhood, you have to wave goodbye to some of the prized pre-baby experiences. Regular date nights, daily showers and lay-ins past 7 am are just a few. However, it is important to remember that you are still a person and you still deserve you time. It is true that as a mum, you are responsible for your child’s well-being, but that doesn’t mean deserting your own. Give yourself that permission; you don’t need it from anyone else. [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on June 3, 2017 Being a Mother 1 Response »
 
Happy 6th Birthday Baby Girl!

We have been so busy with birthday celebrations and party planning that I am a little late posting Bob’s 6th birthday video. I am still in shock over the fact that my baby girl is 6 years old! How did that happen? We have had a wonderful few days which ended with a Trolls themed party. More about that later. For now here is a little video of my little girl’s 6th year. I have made a video every year [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on May 30, 2017 Being a Mother 9 Responses »