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Travelling with a toddler… How bad can it be?

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff When I’m out in the car with my daughter for a bit longer than she has the patience for being stuck in a car seat for, then I’ll get the high pitched screaming alarm or a frustrated hissy fit. She doesn’t hold on to her toys in the car for longer […]

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My D.I.Y fun toddler game part 2- smiley sorting faces game!

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Who doesn’t love smiley faces?! I’ve dabbled with trying to show Imogen the names of different colours. We’ve got books with them in and she’s got coloured shape sorting toys but I realised that colours isn’t something we have really looked at through play. Imogen really loves sorting things and putting […]

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My D.I.Y. fun toddler games part 1

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff As you will see from my other blogs, I’m a big fan of ‘make do and mend’ and ‘do-it-yourself’ crafts, to save some pennies. I did buy my daughter some flashcards from an online shop, with a number of different pictures and words on, (which she really likes), but I thought […]

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Why can’t we just all play nicely together?

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff I was out for a walk with my toddler daughter in her pushchair. It was a fairly warm and sunny day. We checked the roads were clear of cars to cross when we spotted a play park. I was so amazed I hadn’t realised it was there before, having lived in […]

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Mummy and Baby bears’ porridge

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff There’s been frost on the cars in the morning and a chill in the air, I can’t wait for the warmth of Spring. But there’s no reason why you can’t enjoy snuggling up in the mornings with a nice warming bowl of porridge, that both mumma and baby bear can enjoy, […]

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Becoming a self-employed mum.

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff I was quite excited about returning to work after 9 months on maternity leave. At the time I felt a bit guilty to feel that way. I’d really enjoyed the time I’d spent with my daughter, adjusting to parenthood, but I also felt I needed some ‘me’ time. Time to do […]

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