So the whole conversation on Mumsnet did get me thinking. Was it unreasonable that the Busy Working Mummy household leave at 7am every morning and go about our busy days? We don’t return until 5.30pm a the earliest most evenings, not leaving a lot of time to spend together.
A useful guide to choosing a gym. Ensure you lose pounds in weight and not just money by finding the right gym for you that you will get use out of….
So you know that feeling you get when you walk in to nursery and the girls look at you and pull you to one side? You wonder what has happened…has your child been hurt, is everything okay? I got pulled to one side this week to discuss little mans behaviour. He had been that naughty… Continue reading Terrible Twos or a Threenager?
Slow down Mummy, because I want to spend some time with you. Do you have to start the dinner or wash the breakfast dishes as soon as you get in with me in the evening? Sometimes Mummy I want to have a cuddle on the sofa with you and watch The Gruffalo. I don’t want… Continue reading Slow down Mummy
When I first started working full time when little man was 5 months old, I had major working mum guilt. However it definitely made me a better mum working and having some adult time versus mummy time. Then things settled down for a year and being honest, I never felt guilty. Okay, maybe occasionally when… Continue reading Working Mum Guilt is back
So it is the first week back from Christmas holidays where I have had 10 days off; not including needing to work for a few hours in between. Like everyone else going back to work and starting the school routines again, this week will be a difficult one. However, I am actually quite looking forward to… Continue reading Back to the routine…
So last year I wrote a post about saying goodbye to 2015 and hello to 2016. I read it this week and reflected on it. You can read it here. I had to sit and ponder, wandering how I was possibly going to write about 2016. So here are my highlights: HIGHS I got a new… Continue reading Closing down 2016…