Welcome to my blog

This blog is purely for my own indulgence.  I have a poor memory – made even worse due to a combination of epilepsy and sleep deprivation – and so this is to record my observations on my journey through motherhood.

I will give an honest account of the things that amuse me, frustrate me and excite me about parenting.

I hope that one day my son will be able to read this back and realise that I am a human being with a heart and not just the human being that frequently says “no” to his requests.

If you chose to read on then I hope that I provide re-assurance, laughs, and advice – although I caveat this as it was never intended as an advice column.  I am by no means an expert on these matters. Just a new mum trying to find her way.

Harry I can only apologise.  Just keep smiling at Mummy, she is trying her best.

Welcome, Harrys Honest Mummy


Popular Posts

I cover a range of topics from news, reviews, parenting tips, to days out.  I also inject a healthy dose of sarcasm and realism in to my writing.  To see the kinds of things I write about I have included some links to some of the popular posts in my site.


Chicco Pocket Snack Booster – Review

7 Simple Christmas Cards To Make With Kids

Crunchie Bar Tiffin Slices – Cheap, Easy, Tasty

My Waters Broke In Clarks

Definitely Not Another Guide To Potty Training




I hope you like reading them as much as I have enjoyed writing them.


  1. Jane Critchley
    February 12, 2015 / 8:22 am

    Sounds like a lovely living diary. One I will follow with interest ….and because I am seriously nosey!

  2. June 10, 2015 / 9:47 pm

    Hey I’m a mum to a 19 year old and I have no advice either, what do I know? Ha! X

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