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FIVE GOLDEN SLUMBER SOLUTIONS

Calling all pregnant women!  You might have realised by now that your body is producing a miracle-a-minute.  The extraordinary way that your system has naturally turned into a baby-nurturing-wonderland is incredible.   Blows your mind, doesn’t it!?  Your baby is getting the goods and this is always a reassuring thing, however, sometimes the flaw in the system is when YOU need to rest.

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DAD, DON’T BUGGER IT UP – COMMON SCREW UPS IN THE LABOUR WARD

No longer the cigar-pending, jumpy but blameless and innocent bystander.  Labour is a massive task, requiring the greatest support and it’s dad that’s expected to be up-to-date and on-task.

Having complete and comprehensive labour know-how, whilst remaining entirely peace-loving is dad’s duty.  Sounds supernatural, and it is.  However, as much as your partner might strive for this hero-status, the stakes are high and it can get dicey.

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FIRST BIRTHDAY PARTY – WHO’S IT FOR?

It was a stiletto-shod, champagne-pouring, ribbon sandwich, mini quiche-type affair. 

You know the one – complete with the multi-layered fondant-lacquered cake, metallic pink helium balloons and floral arrangements with lengths (and lengths) of pink… bunting.

Just a regular snotty-nosed kid’s first birthday, but one that would make a Kardashian blush.

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A SIX KID FAMILY – BIG IS BEAUTIFUL

Wondering whether your family’s officially plus-size?  If you can relate to the below, I think we can safely say you have ‘arrived’.

1.  Your tribe hunts as a pack

If there’s a bully in your midst, he’s minced-meat.  Your tribe stick together and have a sharp radar for each other’s business.  Pick on this kid, and you’ve just challenged the whole wolf-pack.

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