Autumn Toddler Clothing Wishlist for Girls

I make no secret of the fact that I am bargain hunter, I am also a bit of a shopaholic and when I’ve got the money to do it I will, but it hasn’t always been this way. As a young teenager I loved high branded clothing ranges like superdry, hollister, all the top stores but since moving out & having a baby, I’ve bought pretty much everything in the sales. Does that make me a bad person? No, It…

Fun Messy Play Ideas for Summer

Have you ever noticed how much your little one enjoys anything that creates chaos – toddlers and young children just love messy play! Children develop as an individual whilst learning through discovery and enjoyment, and so Toad Hall Nursery have put together some ideas for fun messy play this summer. If you’ve been too anxious to try it inside your home, summer is the perfect opportunity to get outside and throw out the rule book, safe in the knowledge that…

LITTLE DISH POTS – GET YOURS FOR FREE

I love the little dish range, their meals are quick and easy to prepare and are a lifesaver on days where you just don’t have time to cook. If you have been following us for a while you will know that Alyssia has CMPA which means that she can’t eat dairy, although the little dish range don’t have a huge variety of dairyfree pots they do have a few & these are the ones we have been using on the…

Potty Training at 18 months

What do you do when your toddler shows signs of potty training earlier than normal? What is normal? Everywhere I look it says that most parents start potty training their children between 2 and 3 years old but Alyssia is only just coming up 18 months old and she has been showing signs of readiness for a while now. I asked on twitter a while back for some advice on when to start & what to do and I seemed…

Day In The Life Of A Young …

Being a Stay At Home Mum is hard, don’t get me wrong I love the fact that I can stay at home with my little girl but its hard in that nothing about my day is mine. My life revolves around everybody else, waking up in the morning I have to decide whether to quietly get up before the toddler or wait until the very last minute before she shouts my name and then spend the rest of the day…