Tag Archives : naptime

Potty Training my 2 year old son…


Since giving birth, there have been two parenting tasks that I have dreaded with a passion. The first was weaning my baby off breast milk, and the second was Potty Training. Thankfully, we managed to accomplish the weaning almost a year ago (Read all about THAT episode HERE), but this summer I took on the daunting task of Potty Training my…

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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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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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Weekend Holiday- Before and After a Baby!


The husband and I have just booked a mini get away to Al Hamra Village, in Ras Al Khaimah, for 2 nights next week, and I am currently making my “What to take with us” list. Looking at how lengthy it is, it got me thinking about the differences of a weekend away before and after I had Baby Z! Below…

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