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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, …

Blogging: It’s not all about awards (But it helps)

I said when I started blogging about blogging, I’d put myself out to pasture. But please indulge me; normal complaining about my children and silliness will (hopefully) resume shortly. When I started this blog, I was in that space that I imagine many women with small children, particularly ones suffering …

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 tips 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. …

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 …

I had two c-sections (and I don’t feel guilty)

I started blogging when my son was almost six months old, so (fortunately for you) there has been a distinct lack of pregnancy and birth chat. However, the past month or so you will have noticed that I’ve had a few guest posts on the subjects of pregnancy and birth …

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