Extreme Parenting or Just a Tired Parent at their Wits End?

As parents we all try our best to be patient, but there are times when that’s simply not possible. After all, we’re all human, and when pushed to our limit we may act without thinking. Does that mean we’re bad parents or does it show that we’re just like everyone else which is in fact, quite normal? Recently a man was filmed pulling a young child along the floor by her hood. Many people were quick to jump in and criticise, one even comparing the mans actions to abuse. Personally I don’t see anything wrong with what with the man… [Read More]

Guest Post. Tips to avoid a toddler meltdown this summer!

Hi, I am excited to be invited by Emily to write a guest post for her lovely blog. I blog through my toddlers eyes over at Ickle Pickles Life and Travels. Here are our top tips to avoid a Toddler Meltdown this summer! Hopefully, we will have a long hot summer, and children – especially toddlers – can get very hot and bothered and grumpy, leading to some momentous melt downs. Try these tips to help you avoid them! 1. Tots will get thirsty, quickly. They may confuse this for being hungry. Make sure they have access to a drink… [Read More]