first day of school

How I Felt When My Kid Started School

I'm writing this for parents of children who are starting school for the first time this September because it's as big a milestone for you as it is for your child.
School starters-Honest Mum

You Know You Have a Child at School When…

Anyone else feeling a little drained as we approach the end of the first term for our school starters? (Say yes, tell me it's not just me, please)! If you are, you'll no doubt relate to this list below!
Starting School

Starting School-One Week In (The Reality)

Oliver started school just under a week ago so I thought I'd share what that's actually meant for us both, the reality of my 4 year old beginning the biggest chapter of his little life. I'd love to hear your experiences in the comments... Here's what to expect when your kids starts school...
mother and son

The Pressure of Perfect Parenting

If there wasn't enough anxiety-filled pressure when you're pregnant (big bump, little bump, too much weight, not enough) once you pop that baby out or have him airlifted as I did twice, first an emergency, second an elective (the latter a whole other set of pressures, of which I ignored wholeheartedly) you are quickly, at least with first baby anointed with parenting pressures.