I feel like for 6 sweet months I was part of a secret club that no-one fully understands unless they have been part of it: The Two Under Two Club. A toddler and a newborn is an interesting combination – masses of energy mixed with sleep deprivation is a challenging concoction – but I survived.… Read More I Survived Two Under Two!
Here lies a tale about how Ted has moved into a toddler bed His baby brother needs the cot So we devised a simple plot Move babe to cot and boy to bed We had no CLUE what lay ahead We read the books and took advice A Dino duvet would he nice And when… Read More The tale of Ted and his new bed
Step 1: Chose your location wisely You want to be far enough away that it feels like a holiday but close enough so if it all goes tits up you can be home within 2 hours. Don’t be a hero. A sandy beach would be a nice, toddlers love to eat sand after all –… Read More How to Survive a UK Holiday with 2 under 2
Step 1: Leave the house HA! JUST KIDDING. Leaving the house will never be simple again. Factor in time for an unexpected poo-splotion, a ravenously hungry baby, a toddler who won’t wear shoes and a nappy bag that needs cramming full of stuff you definitely won’t use at a supermarket. This can take anywhere up… Read More How To Survive a Supermarket with 2 Under 2
Arthur is 4 weeks old! The time has flown by. He has a lovely temperament and has fitted into our family nicely. I think it has helped that we already have a routine for Ted, and Arthur just goes along with whatever we are doing. He seems very calm and can cope with the noises… Read More Arthur’s 4 Week Update
Well I am just over a week into life as a mummy of 2 under 2 and so far I am pleasantly surprised! Ted has taken pretty well to being an older brother and Arthur has just fitted in to our family life. He is a pretty chilled out guy. However, I think I am… Read More My 2 Under 2 Wishlist
Since the start of my pregnancy we have tried to include Ted on the journey as much as we can, in hope that he has some kind of understanding about what is happening. At only 18 months old it is hard to tell how much he is able to take in and process, but we… Read More Preparing Ted for a Sibling