Category: Parenting

Why I Love Cosleeping

Can I just start by saying that I know there will be people reading this who are already rolling their eyes and getting ready to tell me how dangerous cosleeping is. Please don’t. I understand that cosleeping is not for everyone and there are certain risk factors that may need …

Why Do My Kids Hate Sleep?

When you’re pregnant, people love to make jokes about sleepless nights, right? In fact, I think every single person I spoke to during pregnancy managed to make at least one joke about how it would be a while before I got a decent night’s sleep. How right they were! I …

Ten Things You Should Never Say to a Twin Mum

When you have a baby, your whole life suddenly becomes everyone else’s business, right? Well, that’s doubly true when you have twins. I learned very quickly that the days of being able to quickly pop to the shops for milk (or being able to do anything quickly, for that matter) …

Being a Mum With Depression and Anxiety

Today is not a good mental health day for me. I have struggled with depression and anxiety, on and off, for most of my adult life, but especially since going through IVF. Everyone has days when they don’t want to get out of bed, right? When you’re dealing with depression …

Five Reasons Why Having Twins Is The Best Thing Ever

I’m sure other twin mums will be able to relate to the feeling that people seem to feel sorry for you when they find out that you have twins. People tend to focus on how hard having twins must be. Don’t get me wrong, some days, that’s all I can …