Help! My child has learnt to swear!

Now I am forever trying to encourage my daughter to learn new words, we regularly sit down and I get her to repeat words – good words. The amount of times I have to repeat words like ‘butterfly’ only to be answered with ‘flutterfly’ or ‘cuddles’ when I ask her to say ‘puddles’ even Peppa Pig hasn’t helped me out with that one! However if I am in  a different room and I quietly say a naughty word in she comes running and shouting her new found word, not only has she managed to hear it but it is the most perfectly clear pronunciation ever! …

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5 thing's I vowed to never do as a parent.

When I found out I was expecting I was adamant before I even dived into the parenting books that there were certain habits that I wouldn’t pick up… nearly 3 years later I think it is safe to say we are actually doing them all! Damn this parenting is harder…

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Epilepsy – The hidden monster.

“But you don’t look ill?” That is a remark I get from loads of people when I explain I live with Epilepsy. The truth is the majority of the days you cannot even tell I have it – you can’t tell anyone has it unless they have a seizure and…

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Open letter to a little girl in a big scary world.

My darling this is one letter I didn’t want to write, one topic that shouldn’t even exist. You see, the world as we know it is changing, there’s more violence now than there used to be when I was growing up and it doesn’t look like it’s going to be…

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Thursday Throwback!

This week I am introducing a new weekly feature to my blog, Thursday Throwback! Now I only started blogging in February so there’s so much of our families life that you never got to see, so each week we will share with you a memory. Ready for this week’s throwback?…

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