The tagline on my blog (Preparing my small human for the apocalypse one reusable nappy at a time) was a joke...until it wasn't. Of course, when I started my blog I was thinking of the zombie apocalypse, not a man made climate change driven mass extinction event. Like many people I really wanted to believe … Continue reading It’s the End of the World as we know it…and I don’t feel fine.
Honestly? Not. I know I sound like my mother but I really wouldn't recommend a Daith piercing to anyone even if they were suffering from migraines. I got my Daith pierced on the 7th March. I had intended to get my Rook pierced but my piercer advised me that my Rook was too shallow and … Continue reading To Daith or not to Daith? A Cautionary Tale.
One of my favourite hobbies is buying tired looking dolls from charity shops and giving them a makeover. I prefer not to buy new toys for Tiny as she has so much already and I hate the waste. I have a couple of rules - I never spend more than £2 and I avoid the … Continue reading Upcycling Preloved Dolls.
Like all 2.5 year olds Tiny is obsessed with Peppa Pig so after hearing how great Peppa Pig World was we decided to plan a mini trip there in the summer holidays as a treat. We went at the beginning of August and, although 30 degree heat can suck the joy from most things, we … Continue reading Review: Peppa Pig World at Paulton’s.
Just to be clear I'm no Mrs Hinch. I don't live in a beautiful show home and I don't love cleaning. I do love making my own cleaning products, genius storage solutions and my new Vax though. I do my best to keep our 1920s terrace clean and tidy as mess drives me a bit … Continue reading Review: A Love Story about my Vax Blade Cordless Vacuum.
We never planned to use a dummy but Tiny's had a dummy since she was only a couple of weeks old. Contrary to what we were told by literally everyone babies do not stop drinking when they're full. Babies like to suck. It soothes them. Tiny used to drink until she threw up regularly. This … Continue reading Review: Pacifier Case by Baby Wings.
Okay... more accurately I don't flush my loo very much any more. If it's yellow let it mellow and all that. It turns out that water is expensive on a meter and so we've been trying to save money (and water) by flushing our toilet much less frequently. And honestly I hate it. We may … Continue reading I don’t flush my loo any more.