• How to decorate a bedroom your child will love

    There are plenty of milestone moments in a mother’s life. The first is when she finds out she’s going to have a child. Then there’s things like the first step, the first word, and a whole host of other “firsts” you’ll want to capture on camera. Before you know it, your child will have grown out of the nursery you painstakingly designed for him or her when you first found out you were expecting, and they’ll be looking for something newThe question is, how do you design the perfect bedroom for a youngster who’s tastes, and preferences are totally different to your own? The following tips might just be able…

  • Decisions…

    Why nobody told me how hard it is to be an adult? The hardest part of this whole adult thing is taking decisions. As a Libra I always found it very difficult to choose the right things for myself. Making decisions and choosing for my kids though has been THE hardest thing ever. I always wonder…is it the right thing to do? The decisions I’m making as their parent now will affect them for the rest of their adult life…forever… It’s a real burden and I always analyze the situation hundreds of time before going for it. My kids opinion counts the most though. My girls always have their deciding…

  • Sisters

    A bit late…Sisters in February

    February. It was a short but really full month. We had snow and I had to shovel more snow than ever,  we had lots of things to prepare and decide and all the way through I just had only one thought… SLOW DOWN My little baby girl,Miss A is starting school in September and although I know that it’s time and that if we were living in UK she would’ve been already in school as reception starts at 4 and a half, I am still really sad deep inside. They are getting older and starting to face more and more challenges and I am simply getting old. And the decisions…

  • WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN BUYING CHILDREN’S SWIMMING AIDS

    What to look for when buying children’s swimming aids

    Whether you are thinking ahead to a holiday by the pool, or local swimming lessons, you might be interested in some top tips when it comes to purchasing swimming aids for toddlers or babies. It isn’t just about cute designs and fun colours, you need to consider some important safety elements too. THE KEY TO BABY FLOAT SAFETY The number one thing to bear in mind, no matter what sort of childrens swimming aids you might have purchased, is to never leave a child unsupervised in their pool float. It only takes a back to be turned for one second for a situation to turn tragic. This is also why…

  • How to reconnect with yourself

    How to Reconnect with Yourself

    No matter how much you love your life and the people in it, there are times when everybody needs a short reset. Life can often become crowded and overwhelming, whether you’re dealing with the day-to-day responsibilities that come from caring for your loved ones or taking on more than your fair share of extra duties or stresses in your professional life. If you’re starting to feel just a little bit worn out before the day has even begun, then it’s time to take a step back and reconnect with you. “ME TIME” For many people, there is a sense of guilt attached to taking some time out from those daily…

  • Sisters – January

    A couple of years ago I was taking part in a photography blog meme along with other mummy bloggers. Unfortunately last year I stopped doing it and now looking back I really regret it as with it I also stopped taking pictures with my girls.  I looked it up to see if this project is still going on the other blogs but I was sad to see that it doesn’t… I mean the project was actually called “Siblings” but all 2016 and a couple of months in 2017 I recalled it “Sisters” in order to reflect our family better. After all I have two girls so…why not call it Sisters?…

  • 8 easy DIY tasks all mums should know

    8 easy DIY tasks all mums should know

    Although my parents live next door, sometimes as single married mum I need to fix things around the home on my own. I must confess I don’t enjoy it at all but what can you do if a screw from a cupboard comes loose? Call the handyman? Or wait a month until your hubby comes back? So sometimes regardless of my hate to fixing things around the home I need to do it. Even the girls giggle when they see me do it as they know that I much prefer to bake a cake rather than do DIY. So if you are a single married mum like me , or…