Tag Archives: learning

bye bye 2016

So here it is, 2017. Last year was phenomenal for many reasons including Brexit and Trump winning in the US. But 2016 finished on a high for us too. Lolo started rugby and ballet last September. She’s doing well and … Continue reading

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3y5m: Nothing to do in cold weather!

Last weekend I really felt the cold. And it was a Saturday. We were home and tired, thinking we’d have a chilled day. But, with it being cold, it was doubtful we’d go anywhere fun outside like the park. I … Continue reading

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3y5m: oh button button, who’s got the button

I spend ages trying to teach my kids stuff. Some I know they’ll eventually learn on their own, but most stuff i like to give them the opportunity to learn by me showing them. Having learned they can often do … Continue reading

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9m: Get up. Stand up

This little boy is doing very well. He pulls himself up to stand all the time, does a bit of crouching if he sees something he’d like and although he’s doing a tiny bit of cruising he seems to mostly … Continue reading

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Day 188: Burn baby

Not literally. But last night as I dried Lo-Lo with a hair dryer (medium setting of course) she put her hand out toward the warm heat. She’s done this quite a few more times recently. It’s not been a problem … Continue reading

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Day 97: I swear

I keep reading that a child takes in the most information in its entire life in its first year. We read to Lo-Lo, try to help her walk, talk to her and play with her. All the things that you … Continue reading

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Day 59: shall i compare me…?

This is my 101st post. Pretty exciting, didn’t realise I had so much to natter on about. Today’s post is about how easy it is to compare yourself to other mothers. Hubby is great, but me? Well I guess it’s … Continue reading

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