• One of the things I decided to do this year was read more books. Last …
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  • Hello! Here are five things to do in January… And my second regular Friday post, …
  • Hello! How was your Christmas? Happy New Year! Are your decorations still hanging on or …
  • Reading the small print…the hidden perils of your child learning to …

    Your child learning to read is one of the most magical moments of motherhood. It’s a major milestone, right up there with the first steps,…

    Home styling tips for spring, with Amara

    Is it actually spring yet? I know it technically is, but what with the extremes of both the bleakest winter AND the hottest summer in…

    Friday Five: the best London museums with Sally from MilkAtTheMuseum

    Looking for the best London museums for children *and* grown-ups? Well, read on… And firstly, this is the new weekly round-up I’ve been trying to…

    The very busy smear test

    Because I can be both badly organised and also extremely forgetful (tell me; does this never go away?) I somehow ended up accidentally booking in my recent…

    The one with the accidental Easter Bunny

    Do your children believe in the Easter Bunny? Asking for, well, someone who’s not quite sure how it happened, but whose children really do. As…

    The blog is dead…long live the blog? Ten reasons why it’…

    First off, an apology. This is a blog post about, well, blogging. So if you’re 100% not interested in this then here are some posts…

    Our side return extension update (and kitchen chalkboard walls)

    I can’t remember how much of this I’ve mentioned on here (vs over on Instagram Stories, where I’ve talked about it a lot, sorry) but…