Sleep Deprived Parent: Top Tips on How To Cope

“Sleep when the baby sleeps” That phrase must have been said to me 100x. Oh yeah, I’ll just have a sleep and ignore the massive pile of baby clothes with pooslosions all over them, the washing up mountain, my hair that is as greasy as fried chicken and the bins that need emptying. One of my worries before I had Lily was the sleepless nights and how I would cope with them. The 24 hour days that seem so endless. They are tough and they are long, but you can survive them. Here’s a fact: Newborn babies are meant to […]

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Potty Training: Top Tips for Potty Training Success

If you are going through Potty Training at the moment these tips I hope will help. We managed to potty train Lily in just a week. From speaking to other mums that seems to be pretty good! Here I’ve put a list together with some tips: 1. The Basics Get LOTS of potties. It’s handy if you don’t have to run around looking for one when you may need it quickly. An accident can also set your child’s confidence back as well. Buy one for upstairs, one for downstairs, one for grandparents house, one for the car (preferably a travel potty) […]

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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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