parenting

Stop Asking When I’m Having “Baby Number 2”

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff   I am in my mid-twenties with a preschool-aged child and have been married to my husband for just over a year now – so it’s time I had another baby, right? *insert eye roll here*   At our wedding people were asking if I was already pregnant again (drinking champagne […]

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health

Endometri…what?

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Endometriosis…you’ve either heard of it or you haven’t. I had never heard of it until I got diagnosed with it that it. Now I have mentioned about endometriosis before in my post on “being a chronically ill parent“… But this post is dedicated to endo, with coping strategies, tips and tricks. […]

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parenting

Mental Health Monday: Why I let my daughter see me cry…

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Olivia has just turned 2, and she’s already so receptive to other people’s emotions. She has been from a very young age. If she sees or hears a baby crying, she goes over to them and tries to comfort them in her own adorable way. She understands that certain things make […]

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parenting

When Potty Training Finally Falls Into Place

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff I wrote a few months ago about how much my family was struggling with the lack of progress with potty training in “When Potty Training Doesn’t Go to Plan”. Writing that piece cleared my head and I was completely happy to put my son back into his nappies for however long […]

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parenting

Last minute Father’s Day crafts

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Have you forgotten that it’s Father’s Day on Sunday 17th June? Left it a bit late to get anything or just stuck for ideas? I hope it’s not just me! Don’t panic… I’ve picked some crafty ideas for your toddlers and pre-schoolers which I thought looked really fun and that can […]

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parenting, postpartum

Sarah’s Birth Story – How We Met

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Dear Olivia, It’s 4:30am on a Saturday and I’ve just woken up with pains in my abdomen. I had been having false labour contractions for about three weeks prior to that (you were exactly a week late) so I wasn’t too quick to wake up daddy and tell him that I […]

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