I’m Not OK

I need a f***ing break.

I am writing this knowing that Mr C is taking both kids to GG’s (Great Grandma in case you were wondering!) tomorrow for the day. I love going there, GG and Auntie Claire are fantastic and I always really enjoy our visits (especially dinner!) but when I was unwell during the week Mr C suggested that I might want to stay home. As much as I am gutted to be missing a visit and I am actually feeling tons better, I just know that I need the day to myself.

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Super-mum I Am Not| MummyMamaMum

Super-mum I am not, and that’s ok.

It’s no secret that we live in this digital world of perfectly turned out, smiley children, posing against the most Instagram-worthy of backdrops, and mums who roll out of bed rocking the perfect ‘no make-up make up’ face.

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Valentine’s Crafts with Kids (and a bit for me!)| MummyMamaMum

This week, Amelia and I have been getting messy with Valentine’s themed crafts. I’m usually pretty anti-Valentine’s to be honest, I can’t stand the hype and I hate all that cutesy, cringe-worthy crap (much to Mr C’s dislike! Sorry babe, it’s not you, it’s me…)

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Weaning William| MummyMamaMum

I have done a few things differently with William in comparison to how I weaned Amelia. Amelia is a great eater for the most part, but there were a few things I wished I had approached differently, and things that I have learned since she was first weaning have shaped how I am weaning Wills. Things have also changed in our lives and routines that have affected how I have chosen to wean him, like being on a slightly tighter budget than we were back then, the pressure of having to feed a family of four on a daily basis, and me joining Slimming World back in August 2015.

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