parenting

Never judge a mother!

What is it about parenting or in particular, mothering, that gets some people so heated and to some extremes ‘over opinionated’ and judgemental?? Master J showed me a tiny little sore on the back of his leg a couple of days ago and it looked like a small blister.  He wasn’t too bothered by it […] Read more…

8 Tips for temporary solo parenting

Before I start,  I should just clarify that I am not really a proper single parent and I am hugely grateful to have my awesome hubby, Mr D around to help out with the kids (and maintain my sanity).  We just wouldn’t be a complete family without him.  However he does travel quite a bit […] Read more…

Camping vs Glamping

Image Source One of my Goals for 2014 is to go camping.  I say my goal, but it’s actually a family goal.  (I’m pretty sure I can hear a few of my friends back in the UK sniggering at just the mention of me plus camping!!!) I do have a teeeney bit of a reputation […] Read more…

Should Primary School homework be banned?

I’ve often heard mums say that they don’t believe that young children in their first few years of school should have any homework at all.  I’ve also heard how having homework really helps the children by reinforcing classroom learning.  To be honest, until very recently it’s never actually affected me enough to have an opinion […] Read more…

Mrs D plus 3’s monthly NEWSLETTER

Yes, you so heard that right……. A NEWSLETTER!! Pink postbox image credit I’ve often thought about writing a newsletter as it would be kinda fun (for me anyway)!  And I love to talk – so why not write (some more)! After getting some great personal inspiration at a recent Problogger Event I went to in […] Read more…

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