Category Archives: Parenting

Review: The Gro Company’s Gro-Clock

A few weeks ago I posted on my Facebook page/Instagram that, at 6:30am after a 5:45am wake up call from my son, I’d ordered a Gro Clock. This was in hope of regularising our morning wake up.

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Eradicating the Dummy

In March last year, I wrote a post about my choice to allow my son to use a dummy titled “Am I a Dummy…for using a Dummy?” Little L wasn’t even two and I was beginning to think about when … Continue reading

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By Jove, he's got it!

Let me begin by saying that when I started the task of potty training my son, I was naive to what it would entail. As I mentioned in this post that I wrote a week after we began, I had … Continue reading

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The Realities of Parenthood

When I originally started writing this post, I came from a more humorous, light-hearted angle – The Dream VS The Reality kind of thing – but I stopped writing it. It was long, and quite negative, which I didn’t feel … Continue reading

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Driving Me Potty…

Since last Wednesday I’ve been feeling anxious…the same kind of anxious I felt during weaning and when I first drove around with my newborn son in the car. Why, you ask? POTTY TRAINING! Let me put this into context for you. … Continue reading

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Happy 2nd Birthday Mini R!

To my gorgeous little man, Tomorrow you turn two years old and I can’t believe that you’re a fully fledged toddler and no longer my little baby anymore! Last year, your first birthday hit me hard, although I didn’t realise … Continue reading

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To the Elderly Lady in the Shopping Centre…

I saw you approach the queue for the parking ticket machine, your husband(?) pushing you in your wheelchair. You didn’t think I saw because I was too busy checking my shopping list and dealing with my toddler who was swinging … Continue reading

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