20 Facts About Me!

You may have seen the #20FactsAboutMe Tag going round lately, I love it as so often we end up blogging about our family and others and we don’t speak much about ourselves. I have loved discovering more about the men and women behind the blogs!     I’ve been tagged by the fantastic Erica over at The Incidental Parent, she came up with a great list of facts so go over and have a read of hers as well! So, here goes my 20 Facts About Me: 1. I don’t drink caffeine, but I love coffee, so go for decaf […]

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10 Ways I’m #RockingMotherhood

I’ve been nominated by Vicky at Being Tilly’s Mummy to write this post about the ways I am #RockingMotherhood! All too often us mums put ourselves down, so I love this tag! Most of the time I feel like I am not rocking motherhood at all, but this post forced me to think of ways that I am a good mum. After getting stuck at number 3 for ages I did manage to think of ten ways, so here goes! 1. Because I love my daughter The most simple and obvious thing. But loving my daughter means I give her […]

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Arts & Crafts for Toddlers: Sweet Wrapper Suncatcher

One of my New Years Resolutions is to cut out sweet treats in the week…but why do we make these goals just after Christmas when we have a million sweeties and snacks in the house!? Because of this I have been trying to get rid of all junk food in the house..by eating it all- cue me scoffing my body weight in Quality Street. The plus side of me gaining another stone to lose is I have saved the see-through wrappers to make this sweet little suncatcher with Lily. It’s a pretty simple craft but here’s how to do it: […]

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Potty Training: How I potty trained my 2yr old in a week

So, we have been potty training. Let’s talk about one of the main things us parents discuss once we’ve had a child: Poo. There’s no getting around it, once you become a parent your child’s toilet habits will become one of your main concerns, triumphs and topics of conversation. When Lily was a baby she didn’t just poo, she did “poosplosions”. It’s crazy how such a small thing can produce so much poo that comes out of them with such power. And the noises, oh the noises, a grown man would have been proud of them! Choosing When To Start Once Lily […]

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A Blonde And A Baby- Let me introduce myself!

Welcome to A Blonde And A Baby! Let me introduce myself: I’m blonde… I have a baby. Well a toddler now actually. Lily was born on the 8th of May 2014 and is a beautiful bundle of energy. She makes us laugh every day, and of course drives us a bit crazy too. Lily is a very active toddler (what toddler isn’t!). She loves nothing more than being outside having a good run around. I work part time but my real passion is writing, which is why I have started the A Blonde And A Baby blog. I would love for it […]

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