first words- our language

The realisation that our language is pretty damn stupid!

The moment we all long for, your child saying their first word. We all focus on this and most people report it being Dadda or Mumma but in reality, they are making sounds for so long before it becomes quite easy to say they are already talking. I am pretty sure that Jake’s first word was ‘hiya’!

As they hit 2 their vocabulary Continue reading “The realisation that our language is pretty damn stupid!”

toddler tantrums on the floor

Toddler Tantrums? The Solution is Actually Simple

Toddler tantrums are all fun and games, aren’t they?! We have been through the pre-stages of the well-known ‘terrible two’s’ but just recently everything has cranked up a notch. For me, it came as a bit of a shock with Jake going from a frustrated little one who maybe had a tantrum once in a while, usually related to my lack of understanding what he needed, to being a crazed tiny being who I didn’t recognise anymore! The first phase of this- Continue reading “Toddler Tantrums? The Solution is Actually Simple”

day out with Thomas the tank engine

Our Easter Days’ Out Round-up

When it comes to finding a great day out, we love it. We love exploring new areas, researching where is good with kids and getting to know new places. This Easter was no exception and we found so many fun activities to do with children, that I thought I’d document it for you all. Continue reading “Our Easter Days’ Out Round-up”