• Trust your Instinct!

    Growing up I was always more of a tea drinker, nothing fancy just plain old English Tea and always with a few biscuits to dunk.  But then something changed and I found coffee became my saviour.  I realised a little while ago when that was, it was about the time I became a Mum and […]

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  • “Mummy, I’m frightened . . . “

    I’m pretty sure that this is a stage that most children go through, although I don’t remember Curly ever being frightened in the night. With Curly once he was asleep, he was asleep until the morning. Just recently Little Bean has been waking in the night more and more frequently and crying out “Mummy, I’m […]

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  • I hope this doesn’t jinx it!

    You know when you really want to write a post saying just how well something is going but you’re worried that if you do, it will all go wrong?  Well this is one of those posts.  After reading some of my ‘woe-is-me’ posts about how Beanie Boy still isn’t sleeping through at 8 months, Pampers […]

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  • I hope this doesn’t jinx it!

    You know when you really want to write a post saying just how well something is going but you’re worried that if you do, it will all go wrong?  Well this is one of those posts.  After reading some of my ‘woe-is-me’ posts about how Beanie Boy still isn’t sleeping through at 8 months, Pampers […]

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  • Sleep USED to be a friend of mine! 1

    Sleep USED to be a friend of mine!

    Before having children I used to love my sleep, averaging about 9 hours a night on a weekday and 11 on a weekend. Of course, from the moment you become pregnant, sleep becomes a precious commodity, first comes the non-stop need to wee, then if you’re unlucky insomnia kicks in, as you reach the size […]

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  • In search of sleep . . . .

    Last week I jinxed myself, I wrote this post bragging about how pleased I was because Beanie Boy had been sleeping through the night for two whole weeks.  What was I thinking?  I should have known that the little monkey would want to prove me wrong, because that very night began a new routine for […]

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