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  • The bottom of the washing basket, Narnia, and other mythical places

    One of the – many – things people gloss over about life with two children is the amount of washing there is. Seriously, so much…

    Five signs maternity leave is over

    1) I’m on cup of tea number three that I made and drank while *still hot.* Just for the novelty factor, of course, not because…

    I want my Miffy TV

    Hands up who loves Miffy? I’ve written before about our love for the little white rabbit who celebrated a big birthday this year. The Miffy books…

    Autumnal reds and nursery blues

    Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness? Although I love the idea of autumn, in practice it’s never quite as nice as you were expecting. Less…

    10 unexpectedly brilliant benefits of being the second baby

    Coming second gets a bad press, doesn’t it? Everybody wants to come first, win, be the one in charge and in control. But is it…

    Can cloth cut it? We test out the new TotsBots PeaNut

    We’ve been testing out the brand new reusable cloth nappy system from TotsBots, the PeaNut… Do you use reusable nappies or stick to disposables? Although…