So today marked day 3 of potty training – The last day at home with monkey before work and nursery starts again tomorrow. It was also solo parenting day as Daddy went off to play cricket. We didn’t leave the house all day as I didn’t feel confident enough to deal with potential wee…… Continue reading Potty Training – The Final Day
Potty Training Day 2 started with monkey kicking off as he didn’t want big boy pants on today. After convincing him that it was a great idea (and bribing him with breakfast on the sofa in front of the TV), pants went on at 7.30am. The first accident happened 15 minutes later….today was going to…… Continue reading Potty Training Day 2
So this morning I woke up feeling hungover. I hadn’t been out…I had worked 14 hours on Friday and on about 5 hours sleep thanks to monkey. I also woke up thinking today is the day..Potty Training Day 1! So off we went to Tesco to get another potty and some big boy pants in…… Continue reading Potty Training Day 1
Today is monkeys third birthday! What a 3 years it has been. Time goes so much quicker now I have a child. I cannot believe that three years ago today we were bringing this 8 pound 10 ounce bundle of crying joy home. I remember the minute we walked through the door and sat down.…… Continue reading A busy birthday weekend!
Over the last few weeks my priorities changed slightly. Before, work and life were relatively comfortable. Everything had an order and I knew where my priorities had to be. Last week my priorities had to shift and I had to put work before everything else. I know it won’t happen very often but I had…… Continue reading Priorities have to change sometimes.
I would say I was a relatively young mum. I am 28 and have a 3 year old. At my work there are a lot of younger adults like me that work there. Yet I always feel older compared to them. Maybe because I have a little monkey to look after and be responsible for…… Continue reading 5 reasons you know you are a mum on a night out..
On the drive down to Cornwall last night I had 4 and a half hours to think about a lot of things. Monkey was in the back for 3 of those hours chatting away and yelling to drive faster! If that would have been last year I would have been losing my mind and worrying…… Continue reading When you realise how far you have come as a parent…