The time has come. I have banned naps. My daughter is two and I am no longer allowing her to nap during the day. I’m struggling to hold it all together. The house is a mess. We have no clean clothes. The few clean clothes that we do have live on the floor, I’m not sure when I’ll ever get time to put them away. Time for tea, but wait,…

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Me and my daughter, Aria, LOVE twinning, well I do, she’s two and can’t yet argue back so I just make the most of that. I have wanted a pair of Hunter wellies for as long as I can remember, so, for my birthday this year I decided to make my Hunter wellies a reality, and also buy a matching pair for my toddler. Obviously I couldn’t just stop at…

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I’m jealous of my husband because┬áhe has mammoth lie ins. I’m jealous of my husband because he gets to sit on his phone and scroll through his facebook newsfeed in the evenings without a toddler jumping all over him. I’m jealous of my husband because he gets to go to work and escape home life. I’m jealous of my husband because he gets to poop in peace. I’m jealous of…

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Originally published on 4 February 2015. My sister kindly organised a baby shower for me, it was supposed to be a surprise but it didn’t stay that much of a surprise, saying that all I knew was the time, date and location. The guests and goings on were a mystery. My sister went down the afternoon tea route for the theme, knowing that I love afternoon tea and all things…

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