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Is it just my child?

Lately I’ve been noticing my little mini me’s emotions quite a bit and I can’t help but wonder is it just my child that does this? That behaves like this? That completely over reacts like this? And out strikes the mum guilt again making me feel like I’m doing a right shoddy job at this parenting gig. Evie is exactly …

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Slipping Through My Fingers – Week One

Welcome to the first ever Slipping Through My Fingers! This is a Parenting Blog linky run by Happy Mummy, Double The Monkey Business & Candyfloss & Dreams. The linky was inspired by the Abba Song ‘Slipping Through My Fingers’. I defy any parent to listen to the words of that song without welling up a little. It is so true. …

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A Catch Up With Evie – November

I am so thrilled to be co-hosting the fabulous monthly Linky ‘Slipping Through My Fingers’ with Happy Mummy Blogs and Double the Monkey Business. The linky is a great way to celebrate all the lovely steps, development and milestones of our little ones and taking time to get a photo together. I thought for the first post I would tell …

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12 Reasons Why I’m A Selfish Parent

Do you think you’re sometimes a bit selfish as a parent? I’ve read a lot of posts lately about mum guilt from those that have really struggled with making decisions for what is ultimately the best decision for their families so I thought I’d write a little list of the reasons why I’ve been called a selfish mother by those …

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Time Goes By…So Quickly

How often do you catch yourself saying things like, the year is flying by or they just grow so fast don’t they? I remember how the days would seem to drag when I was at school filled with clock watching and how six weeks to wait for the half term break literally seemed like it was a lifetime away. Now, …