Life, Love and Dirty Dishes

Friday Frolics Linky – 27th May

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Welcome to #FridayFrolics – The linky with the giggles, and the place for all of your funny posts.     My favourite posts from last time… Featured bloggers, feel free to grab a special badge here. Ever had one of those mornings where you feel like you’ve done a full days work by 8am? 3 […] Read more…

Rookie Mistakes – Rookie Mistake World

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A Guest Post by This Mum’s Life   As parents we make many rookie mistakes. These mistakes can leave us sobbing like a baby, pulling our hair out in frustration, or longing for the ground to open up and swallow us.  Eventually after enough time has passed we stop rocking in the corner, we are able […] Read more…

Blog Geek Tips – 10 Plugins For Your Blog

Blogging Tips

Welcome to my monthly Blog Geek Tips feature where I share some blogging tips from both myself and some fellow bloggers.  This month is all about plugins and the ones that I love.   I tend to think of plugins a bit like apps.  If there is something you want your site to be able to do, […] Read more…

The Day I Was Judged as a Mother

bad mother

I think we’ve all been there at some point.  Had that moment when we have felt judged as a parent.  Whether it’s a disapproving look because your toddler has decided to use his democratic right to protest very loudly in the supermarket.  Or maybe your 4 year-old had decided it is hilarious to shout “poo” […] Read more…

Friday Frolics Linky – 20th May

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Welcome to #FridayFrolics – The linky with the giggles, and the place for all of your funny posts.     News Check out my Fathers Day Giveaway from Sugru here.   My favourite posts from last time… Featured bloggers, feel free to grab a special badge here. First up is Spoof Parenting Ads by Slouching […] Read more…

Rookie Mistakes – Bathers and Baginas

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A Guest Post by Mummy Muckups   As parents we make many rookie mistakes. These mistakes can leave us sobbing like a baby, pulling our hair out in frustration, or longing for the ground to open up and swallow us.   Eventually after enough time has passed we stop rocking in the corner, we are […] Read more…

Home Hack Giveaway for Fathers Day with Sugru

Sugru

The husband loves a life hack. Anything to make life simpler and save time.  So When Sugru got in touch to ask if I would like to run a giveaway of their home hack moldable glue, how could I say no? In short Sugru is a moldable glue that sticks to almost anything and turns into a […] Read more…

Where do Babies Come From?

Where do babies come from

The Big Questions I thought I would be a no nonsense mum when it came to the ‘awkward’ or ’embarrassing’ things that my children would ask.  The big questions.  I admire those mums who use the correct words for body parts, I really do.  But I can’t say penis without giggling.       I completely […] Read more…

Friday Frolics Linky – 13th May

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Welcome to #FridayFrolics – The linky with the giggles, and the place for all of your funny posts.     News If you haven’t yet voted in the BiB’s, I would be so made up if you voted for me here.  If you have voted then get your other half, and your parents, and the neighbours […] Read more…

Rookie Mistakes – Brace Yourself

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A Guest Post by Sarah Forde   As parents we make many rookie mistakes. These mistakes can leave us sobbing like a baby, pulling our hair out in frustration, or longing for the ground to open up and swallow us.   Eventually after enough time has passed we stop rocking in the corner, we are […] Read more…

Mummy in a Maxi

Maxi Dress

Why a maxi dress is your summer essential. So it looks as though Summer is starting to make an appearance.  Time to put away my beloved winter boots and enjoy a spot of retail therapy for some new Summer clothes. Personally I am a big fan of a maxi dress for summer.  What’s not to […] Read more…

BritMums LOL Round-up – May

Britmums LOL Round-up

  Hi All,   This months LOL Round-up is all about other peoples rather embarrassing mishaps.  We all have a story up our sleeves, so here are some that I have read that made me both laugh and cringe.   Click on the image below and get ready to test those pelvic floor muscles.     […] Read more…

5 Reasons Why You Should Shop Online

online shopping

I do enjoy a nice mooch around the shops.  But sadly I have learnt from experience that small children and ‘mooching’ do not mix.  In fact Mooching and small children have much the same relationship as small children and white carpet.  The two should never meet. So here’s my top 5 reasons why you should shop […] Read more…

Friday Frolics Linky – 6th May

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Welcome to #FridayFrolics – The linky with the giggles, and the place for all of your funny posts.     News I have been short listed for a BiB Award in the family category!  I would be so made up if you voted for me here. I would also just like to say a huge […] Read more…

5 Under £5 – May

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  I am loving my 5 under £5 finds this month.  They are quite colour coordinated too!       The sunglasses were inspired by The Hearty Life’s 5 under £5 post last month.  I’ve been after some new sunnies and I love a pair of aviators.  Everyone looks cool in aviators right?  In fact even […] Read more…

Rookie Mistakes – Life Post Baby

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  A Guest Post by Tired Happy Mummy   As parents we make many rookie mistakes. These mistakes can leave us sobbing like a baby, pulling our hair out in frustration, or longing for the ground to open up and swallow us.   Eventually after enough time has passed we stop rocking in the corner, […] Read more…

I’m Going to BritMums Live *waves*

Britmums Live

Dear Reader, At the end of June this Blog will be two years old.  Something that I started with not much clue about what I was doing, has now become my job.  And it’s the best job I’ve ever had.  Aside from the job of being a mum, but the pay really sucks for that […] Read more…

Why I Don’t Have a 5 Year Plan

The Measure of Time

It’s one of those standard interview questions isn’t it, “Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?”  I used to have all the answers.  Not anymore. Before I became a parent I lived very much for the future.  Short term I lived for the weekend and the nights out.  Longer term I was all […] Read more…

Vote for me!

BiB Award

I’ve been shortlisted in the BiB Awards! I still don’t quite believe it.  200,000 nominations and votes were made in last years BiB Awards, and amazingly, this year I have been shortlisted to the final 10 in the ‘Family’ category. The BiB Awards (Brilliance in Blogging) are one of the UK’s most popular blogging awards […] Read more…

Friday Frolics Linky – 29th April

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Welcome to #FridayFrolics – The linky with the giggles.   Thanks to everyone who linked up last week.  Such amazing writing, with the ability to make people laugh and be thought provoking.  I hope you continue to enjoy this little linky as much as I do.     News Just in! I have been short […] Read more…

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