Motherhood: The First Year

I think I start every Phoebe-related blog post the same way, but goodness me I can’t believe I’ve been a mum for a year already. I am definitely still winging it every step of the way, and I imagine I’ll be doing that forever. When I look back at this…

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Phoebe Faves: Best Toys and Activities for 6 – 9 Month Olds

It’s been ten months since Phoebe was born. Sometimes that feels like forever, other times it’s a blink of an eye. She changes so much and so rapidly, it’s really quite incredible to watch. When she turned nine months old, it was like something was triggered in her brain that…

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101 Things to do while you’re in Lockdown

Sort and clean kitchen cupboards Sort out your makeup and nail varnish Sort loft/attic/garage Pull up weeds in the front garden/driveway Paint the fence Plan a novel Start a blog (I wrote an article all about this for Tech Advisor, read it here but if you need any help with…

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Lucky Dip Jars To Help You Beat Lockdown Blues

Adapting to this new normal is not the easiest of things, but knowing that we are all in it together keeps us going. Ryan and I have now got a little routine going to help us get through lockdown and keep our spirits high, and part of that routine involves…

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How to entertain a 3 to 6 month old baby

Just when you think you’re getting the hang of this parenting thing, it all changes again! At around three months old I found that Phoebe had a new reason for crying: boredom. Instead of being able to entertain her for hours with one toy or just by chatting to her,…

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