July 2013 Archive
Posted Monday 29th July 2013 By Ericka Waller
Hi Kate, How is the first week of being a mother treating you? Has the health visitor been round yet? I remember worrying about whether to tidy up or not. What looks worse, a baby in a dirty house, or a mother who cares more about a clean house than she does about spending time with her new baby?
Posted Sunday 28th July 2013 By Ericka Waller
Well Kate, you are a mother and in your arms is your longed for baby. Congratulations. I’ve put together some top tips on how to cope in those first, precious days after giving birth.
Posted Monday 22nd July 2013 By Ericka Waller
Ok, so out of my three children, only one of them is really ready to be given crayons, pencils or pens. I don’t mean because she is the only one who has gone past the stage of illegible scribbles that I am poor at pretending to be impressed with, and even poorer at keeping.
Posted Tuesday 9th July 2013 By Ericka Waller
So apparently there has been a surge in the sales of painkillers as competitive parents push themselves to the limit at their children’s sports days.
Posted Monday 1st July 2013 By Ericka Waller
Thing-three wants to potty train. The husband is not keen. “I think we are very bad at it. Look at Thing-two.” “She is genius, capable of pre-meditating whether she is going to do a big poo or a little poo.” “Yes, but she never does them in the toilet. Last week I found one in my work shoe.”