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A Letter to my Future Self on my Birthday…


It is my 23rd Birthday today (Whoop whoop!), and since I started blogging a couple of months ago, I thought it would be a great idea to capture the place I am at in my life right now, in the form of a letter, and address it to myself ten years on. So here goes!

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The Top 7 Rivals of my Sleeping Toddler:


If you’re a parent, you will know that nap times are the holy grail of a parent’s sanity. It is a time, whether it be an hour or four, when you can function as an individual in whatever way you wish. Just imagine! A truly treasured time, which can be short lived if any of these rivals decide to show…

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Is my Baby now a Toddler?


But he’s my baby. He always will be. Baby Z is a year and 2 months old. That’s 14 months! He has been walking since he was 11 months old. However, social norm states that since he is now “toddling” or walking, he should be referred to as a toddler. Just as a child is referred to as a teenager…

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8 things to do when Mummy is ill…


When your Mummy is feeling ill, follow the protocol below. 1) Wake up bright and early. You let her have a lie in yesterday, didn’t you? Also, maybe sleep at about 9 am, just to wake up 10 minutes later, with tears galore. That will really mess with her head. 2) When Mummy has her head in a plastic bag,…

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Meeting my baby brother for the second time.


As I type this, my baby brother, Mr A, is currently on his way to join us in Dubai for his two month summer vacation, and I am SO EXCITED! Well, when I say baby brother, you should probably know that he is in his mid teens and has started to grow facial hair. However, since he is the youngest sibling…

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6 challenges caused by Walking Babies…


I know, I know I gushed with pride when my baby boy took his first steps (Read my reactions here), and of course I still am over the moon that my little boy is walking and growing up and yadi da. BUT…. thanks to his love for walking there are a few mummy problems that have arisen, and sometimes I…

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“But you look so young to have a baby!”


I guess you can call me Benjamin Button. Well OK, I am not exactly getting younger each day, but my face is far younger for my age than what is deemed normal. So I am told. Regularly.  I look a lot younger than I am. What was that? “So what?! You should be glad!”, I hear you say. I am…

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The Dreaded Vaccinations…


Earlier this week Baby Z had his one year doctor check-up, along with his vaccinations jabs. Oh how I hate the dreadful vaccinations, even though I know they are for Baby Z’s protection. I really hate seeing him poked and poorly. As far as I have understood from British birthing groups, parents have a choice as to whether they would…

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