health, parenting

7 Top Tips for Shopping with Food Allergies

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff My son was 5 months old when we finally established that the reason for his slow weight gain, reflux, explosive nappies, wheezing and general discomfort was CMPA – Cows’ Milk Protein Allergy. As we were just about to  embark on weaning we had to learn to shop for allergies pretty quickly, […]

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health

My Menstrual Cup Changed My Life

Tweet to @mummykindoff I got my first period when I was 12 and was perpetually embarrassed by periods for the next ten years. Ten whole years of negative feeling towards my body just doing its thing, like they do. The idea of a menstrual cup came up when I was around the same age, maybe […]

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parenting

Approaching Three: Toddler to Preschooler

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff My baby. My little baby. HE’S ABOUT TO TURN THREE. I’m not sure how but it’s really happening and here are some of my thoughts: The birthday is approaching fast and this year it’s different, he is aware and he is quite excited. He has requested a “beautiful butterfly” cake because […]

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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 from the […]

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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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ENDED:#RNW2018 – Reusable Nappy Giveaway!

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff ***WINNER ANNOUNCED IN THE COMPETITION WIDGET*** Reusable Nappy Week happens every year and is a great time to get into cloth – not just because the warmer weather means quicker drying times. The popularity of reusable nappies is soaring (yay!) and during RNW each year there are special discounts with so […]

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parenting

When Potty Training Doesn’t Go to Plan

Tweet to @mummykindoff I have two nephews who both potty trained quickly and easily at around the two-year mark so in my head that is how potty training ought to be. I have to confess, in the past I have found myself thinking of parents as lazy for not having their child toilet trained before […]

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