Googly Fruit Organic Kids Snacks | A Review

Googly Fruit are organic snacks for kids made from 100% fruit and veg, and we were recently sent some for Ava (and possibly me!) to try! Life at Googly Fruit is all about having fun and encouraging little ones to become fruit and veg fans, which is definitely something my daughter needs. She is alright with veg, but she won’t touch…

Aloka Night Lights and the Bedtime Routine | A Review

For a while now we were having trouble with Ava at bedtimes, and it seemed to have coincided with the problems she was having at school. She was getting upset every night, didn’t want to go to bed, and then kept saying she was scared and getting up. We tried all sorts, but so that she would actually go to…

Funky Foam Door Plaques – Quick and Easy Craft // Guest Post

This is a guest post by Stacey from Stacey in the Sticks. During school holidays, one thing I will always get asked by Jacob is “Mummy, can I do some craft?”. And I always inwardly groan. I do love getting crafty, but just not with my children sometimes! The mess, yuk. The getting bored half way through and me having…

Holding On

*This is a post about my miscarriage, so you might not want to read it if it will particularly upset you. I lie on the same hospital table for the second time in three days. I lift up my knees and let them fall apart as the lovely, kind nurse points a lamp at my vagina. I’ve had six implements…

It’s Party Time at Smyths Superstores!

Last week Ava decided that she would like to go to Smyths toy shop to spend her money on some new clothes for her babies. She’s saved up a bit in her cute Elephant piggy bank (thanks Aunty Emma) and I’d said she was allowed to spend it on something of her choosing at Smyths (within reason). Alas, once she was…