Nothing can prepare you for becoming a first time parent, you can read all the books in the world and speak to as many people as possible but it still won’t give you a true insight until you go through it yourself. That is why I wanted to write Rattles and Battles. Read more
“Is it really possible to dread spending time with my own children?’ was a question I asked myself recently.
The surprising answer was yes. Read more
Guest post by Claire Adams
Establishing yourself as a parent is challenging, to say the least. You’ve been assigned not only one, but several roles, both pleasant and unpleasant and when you combine them all, the result should be a mutually loving relationship between you and your child. Read more
As soon as you become a parent everyone will be queuing up to tell you how to raise your baby. Well meaning Aunties, Uncles, Grandparents, Mums and Dads will all have the best advice and tell you how they think you should be doing it. Read more
You’ve heard the saying ‘You and whose Army?’ probably when you were in the school playground. It is used as an expression of disbelief in someone’s ability to carry out a threat. Read more