Chat, Play, Read: Simple Tips to Help Your Child

This month, I'm working with the Department for Education on a campaign to raise awareness of the importance of home learning environments for children's success. Too many children (28% of children in England) are not meeting the expected level of development in their communication, language and literacy by the time they leave Reception. Learning starts at … Continue reading Chat, Play, Read: Simple Tips to Help Your Child

Top Tips for Happy Mums: Part One

Following on from my recent workshop at the Mother Hen Club retreat (which was absolutely beaut by the way), I thought I'd share these five simple top tips for improving happiness in the day-to-day life of a stay/work at home mum, which can be monotonous and tougher than you ever thought it could be! 1. MEDITATE - Find … Continue reading Top Tips for Happy Mums: Part One

Breastfeeding: What I Wish I had Known

This week, Catherine, mum to 13 month old Daisy, shares her breastfeeding story and top tips... Don't forget to get in touch if you'd like to write a guest blog post - no experience necessary! If you had told me within the first six weeks of me having my daughter Daisy that I'd still be breastfeeding over a … Continue reading Breastfeeding: What I Wish I had Known

Top Tips for Happy Mums: Part Two

Ok, so in case you missed it, in PART ONE I wrote about meditation, goals and getting out there, but I thought it was about time we thought about other ways we could improve our mental health as mothers.  SAY NO!- I am so guilty of agreeing to things, coming up with big ideas about how much I can … Continue reading Top Tips for Happy Mums: Part Two

Sleep Routine for Happy Children

Since I posted about having a sleep routine on Instagram, I was inundated with messages so thought I'd share the intel here! The phrase ‘good sleeper’ is one that makes me feel a little uncomfortable as it suggests that some babies are ‘bad’, which they are absolutely not! Sure, some find it a little trickier … Continue reading Sleep Routine for Happy Children