parenting

Reviewing 2018

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Recently it’s safe to say  my life has been a whirlwind, after all…I wouldn’t be me if my life was drama free, and as 2018 approaches an end I’ve looked back at everything this year has thrown at me. Friendships, Relationships, Illness, Drama the list is endless. Lets start with 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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health, parenting

Being a chronically ill parent

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff So it’s no secret that at 16 years of age I was diagnosed with endometriosis and a year later I was diagnosed with PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome). Now I’ve always been very open in discussing my health as I always try to raise awareness of Endometriosis. Before I go any further […]

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parenting, postpartum

Should I give my baby a dummy?

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Ah, this is one question that possibly all new parents consider at least once! In fact, I’m considering it right now as my daughter screams her head off, refusing to go to sleep, and she’s nearly 2! However, when you’re a first-time mum, there’s a lot of overwhelming information about why […]

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parenting

Mental Health Monday: 5 ways to cope with stress!

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Stress! The one thing we parents seem to have in abundance! Unfortunately, I haven’t yet discovered how to live a completely stress-free life, so instead, here are my top 5 tricks on how to cope with stress! 1. Copious amounts of tea Ever heard the saying that none of the world’s […]

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health, parenting

6 tips to help your toddler through a cold

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Winter is here and it brought my son the gift of a snotty nose and a sore throat. Toddlers end up suffering colds so badly because they don’t understand what is happening and they can’t dose up on cold and flu medicine. 1. Honey and lemon This classic cold remedy is […]

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parenting

Top tips for mums planning a wedding and honeymoon

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff Wedding Last Tuesday I tied the knot and became a wife! Crazy, I know. At the ripe old age of 22, I have taken myself securely off the market… Sorry, lads. The day was absolutely wonderful, and I am amazed with how well my darling 17 month old daughter coped with […]

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parenting

The ups and downs of baby led weaning

I began giving her finger foods like cucumber sticks and avocado wedges to munch on, but every time she coughed I was convinced she was choking. My partner must have been sick of my overreacting, but I didn’t see it as that at the time. There was nothing melodramatic, I really thought she wasn’t breathing when she clearly was.

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