I did an Instagram story a couple of days about not being scared of a baby loss mummy and it really seemed to strike a cord with a lot of people. Not only with parents who had lost their babies but also with friends of families who had lost too. It seems a silly thing to say, why would you be scared of a lady who had lost a baby? But it is one of those subjects, one of those taboo subjects. We are getting better at talking about it. Story lines in TV programmes have helped and wonderful online… View Post

Kids parties, whether you loathe them or love them the preparation is always stressful. There is the food to think about, the entertainment, whether people have remembered to RSVP. My friend was having a similar experience to this so when Party Bags & Supplies got in touch with me to ask me to review some of their products we jumped at the chance. Party Bags & Supplies provide exactly what their name suggests. Think of any theme and they will undoubtedly have it. Anything you need for a party they have it but they specialise in party bags. I always… View Post

If you have clicked on this I would imagine it more out of curiosity than anything else. Is going for a coffee on your own really a big deal? To many people probably not but to an anxiety sufferer in particular me it was quite the achievement. Back when Little Man was a baby I remember doing it. I sat in a garden centre cafe with my baby and my drink happy as larry for all of five minutes. What followed was a screaming baby, me feeling like everyone was looking at me and £3.50 of hot chocolate being wasted… View Post

As the title suggests tomorrow is my 3rd blog birthday! 3 years of blogging! I am so very lucky to now be in the position to call myself a blogger. I have no other job, this is what I do and although I am nowhere near where I want to and need to be I am so proud of how far my blog has come. However, first and foremost this blog has always been my favourite therapist. I started because that’s exactly what I needed. I was suffering from my first bout of bad anxiety and I had no idea… View Post

As I am starting a new year on this blog I thought I would have a little look back at the 5 most read posts of 2017. Last year my blog took a massive turn in terms of content. This was a natural change for me because my life had changed so much in the second half of 2016. The most read posts really do reflect this and I am so very glad they are reaching people that need to read them. So here are the most read posts on Mummy in Training of 2017.   5 – The Moment… View Post