Dora Dyk

Guest Post from Dora Dyk on her invention: MEDAPTI

My name is Dora, I'm a mum of two boys and when they were little, I really struggled to give them medicine, especially my second baby. My first son was on reflux medication for months and I was always worried about hurting his gums with the hard plastic syringe.
Friends

Why Real Friendship Feels Easy

We're all endlessly juggling a million plates, right? Being a parent means having less time and patience with of a lot more responsibility than ever. That's getting older generally, but the pro to all this pressure of adulting means being forced to become more ruthless with your time and energy, prioritising which plates matter most.
date night

The Importance of Date Night

Peter and I had scheduled in a date night for Sunday night for a while yet when the time came round and the freezing cold set in (it was minus 15 or something or it felt it at least), fatigue from the weekend and the 'meh' feeling of 'we're just not in the...
mother and son

The Christmas Holidays-A Round-Up

Wow, are the Christmas holidays over already?! What a break! Where to begin with what we got up to?! Firstly, RELAXATION was the name of the day, every single day, amigos.

Christmas Tree Love

This year, it must be stated, we've had the most incredible fun decorating our Christmas tree (below). Past years have seen me decorate our tree solo, or when little helpers have intervened, a few Christmas tree related disasters have followed: smashed baubles, twisted branches, tears over faulty twinkling lights and tantrums over tinsel I ended up binning (who likes tinsel over the age of 5 anyway?!)
parents

A Weekend Away in Bath Without the Bambinos

As all you parents will know, it's rare to get 'couple time' when kids come along, and the last time Peter and I got a night away together was way back in June. A whole season ago then
inkly in dad's shoes

#InDadsShoes Charity Campaign with Inkly Cards

With Father's Day not far off, on Sunday June 21st, I'm starting to plan how I'll be spoiling the 2 main (grown) men in my life - my husband of 10 years, Peter, and of course the one and only Papa G.