Tag: Humour

The many ways in which I screwed up today

SO THIS IS HOW MY DAY WENT: 6:03: Small one awake. He gets out of bed, opens his bedroom door (he is like a sixteen-month-old Indominous Rex – never underestimate him) and starts banging against ours and squealing and whinging.  Time to get up! Or at least for daddy. I …

No one likes a tired Whingelet

The big one went to her cousin’s for a “sleepover” last weekend. I say “sleepover” as by all accounts, not a great deal of sleep was had due to her waking in the night and demanding Peppa Pig. Wouldn’t get away with that at home, young lady (sorry guys). Daddy …

Me and my shadow: The clingiest kid in town

I’m aware I’ve done a lot of moaning about my son lately. I would apologise, but that is basically what this blog is for. I don’t make money out of it, it eats up the majority of my very limited spare time, it’s way more complicated than I ever anticipated, …

Ten top tips for selling stuff online

Being a parent is an expensive business, particularly if one of you has to give up working to stay at home and look after the kids. Raising a little bit of extra cash is therefore a very appealing prospect. It is no wonder that lots of people turn to eBay, …

The nap jerk: The non-sleeping toddler

Around nine months ago, so my blog (which I had just started) reminds me, my son had yet to sleep through the night. He first achieved it around three months later, aged about nine months; I’ve never blogged excessively about this momentous occasion because I didn’t want to jinx it. …

Wet Mondays: Autumn is a bastard

Well goodbye summer… and hello autumn. With late September comes conkers, browning leaves, the smell of bonfires lingering in the air… The nights are drawing in earlier, just perfect for snuggling. Hot chocolate is mandatory and of course, there’s  the ability to hide excess pounds with thick woolly jumpers. That …

Eight toilet training tips to get you out alive

Another potty training blog? You ask. Yup. I’m aware I’ve already shared my potty training disasters with you. Sorry about that, but as any blogger will know, I have to work with what I have. And what I currently have in abundance are stories about wee. It’s generally going quite well. Relatively …

The one where I went to the MADBlog Awards 2016

Last night I went along to the #MADBlogAwards as a finalist in the Best New Blog Category. It was fabulous fun; the wine flowed, the food was good and the company was acceptable (calm down, I’m just kidding). Seriously though, bloggers are a fantastic bunch of people and man can …

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