It has been one of those weeks, where Pumpkin has felt the need to express his views on many things and if his voice hasn’t been heard or at least not heard correctly it has caused a bit of a tantrum! So, I thought I would share some of the things that he has had … Continue reading Toddler Tantrums
Can you believe it has been six months since we moved from Kent to Somerset? So much has happened since then, but yet, it feels like only yesterday we were packing our lives up into the back of a removal truck to start a new life in the West Country. We have watched the seasons … Continue reading Somerset: Six Months Later
It was not until I become a Mum myself that I fully appreciated everything that my own Mum has done for me; I don’t think I could ever find the words to sum up what an amazing woman and role model she is or find the perfect gift to show my love or gratitude to … Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide
Over the next few weeks, I am opening up my blog to some lovely bloggers to share their blogging experiences with you! There is a thriving community full of bloggers who have already walked in the steps I am about to take and also relatively new bloggers, who are full of questions and finding their … Continue reading Blog, Brew & Biscuits
As many of you were getting ready to welcome the new year in, I was tucked up in bed fast asleep. As a parent to a very active 15 month old little boy, sleep is a luxury to me and my fiancé and therefore to us, it’s more appealing than staying up to welcome in … Continue reading Happy New Year!
The Lupie Mummy blog has been quiet over the past few weeks, our little family has been sharing and battling colds and chest infections. Last week was particularly bad, with Pumpkin having a trip to the Dr and being kept at home rather than going to Nursery. After three days at home, both Pumpkin … Continue reading Exploring our new home town
Yesterday, I returned to work after taking 16 months extended maternity leave to have Pumpkin and to relocate to Somerset. Returning to work felt huge - my stomach was in knots, I wanted to cry at the thought of leaving Pumpkin at Nursery all day (the longest I have ever left him). This thought alone … Continue reading Returning to work
I have noticed over the past month, there seems to be a growing trend on many of the parenting forums of what I am going to call “Parent Shaming”. This is the numerous posts mocking other parents for yes, you guessed it being a parent. Last night on Facebook, I saw a post shaming a … Continue reading Parent Shaming
The big move has happened, our little family has packed up our home in Margate; the home that we brought our tiny little pumpkin back from the hospital to, the home where we graduated from a couple to parents and the home which became a family home for the first year of Pumpkins life. Over … Continue reading Hello Somerset
I have toyed with the idea of writing about the adventures of becoming a mummy to our wonderful little pumpkin and living with Lupus; which likes to rear its ugly head when I least expect and want it to. However, time has flown by for the past 11 and a half months and I have … Continue reading I need a little time…for me.