What’s it really like having a child in primary school?

I’m writing today’s post for all the parents out there who are anxious as hell about their child starting primary school in September. I was in your shoes last year when I posted about my feelings in-depth here. So today I…

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Organising finances in a modern family

If you follow me on my Instagram stories you will know that last week, I was having a little bit of a financial drama that culminated in myself and Papa Ginge spending two evenings sat in front of spreadsheets and…

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Why parents hate to mess with nap-time

Pressure to mess with nap-time We often feel under pressure from others (and ourselves) to mess with my two year old’s nap-time. She naps bang in the middle of the day, around noon, which is really inconvenient. It makes it…

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Top 10 ways dads can bond with their babies without bottle feeding

Dads don’t need bottles to bond I often hear parents talk about how they needed to bottle feed so that the father could bond with their baby. I hear people cite it as their reason for formula feeding. People mention…

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17 things that inevitably happen when you take kids to the playground

Springtime = time to take the kids to the playground Today is officially the very first day of Spring! We made it guys, we didn’t think Winter would ever end at times but Spring is finally here! We have been to the playground…

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