Monthly Archives: June 2011

Thank you Lego Duplo

After being at Cybermummy over the weekend I’ve been working on getting my 10-year-old to forgive me for what she called my deserting of her. I was finally back in her good books this morning thanks to the great people at … Continue reading

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Empathy

em·pa·thy [em-puh-thee] – noun 1. identification with the feelings of another How many times have we read birth stories and cringed with reminders of the pain. Felt the tiredness of a new mother. A parents nerves on the first day … Continue reading

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So I’m home from Cybermummy

So how do I feel after my crazy weekend at Cybermummy. Firstly exhausted it has been a busy few days, travelling to London was an experience and the conference itself was a long and intensive day. Was it worth it? … Continue reading

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My letter to Livvy

After speaking to someone at Cybermummy, I have decided to post this here and not just on my charity website Livvy’s Smile. My letter to Livvy Livvy, Have you ever just sat there and had your whole world change for … Continue reading

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I’m at Cybermummy 2011

Oh my goodness I’ve done it. I made it through the doors. It is amazing, overwhelming and exciting at the same time. The brands are all so welcoming. So far I have only really chatted to Lego Duplo, Boots and … Continue reading

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I’m on my way to Cybermummy 2011

As I type this I am sitting in first class on my way to London Euston. I have left a sad Brodie in tears at the station. They had to have teachers training today, was hoping to escape under the … Continue reading

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Cybermummy 2011

I should be so excited but to be honest I feel sick. Cybermummy 2011 is only two days away and yes I have my ticket ready but my heart is beating so fast I feel it may explode before I … Continue reading

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Having to adapt

I feel ashamed of myself. Yesterday as we celebrated my daughters fifteenth birthday I was in a rather awful mood. I’m told no one noticed but I know my heart wasn’t in the right place. As I watched my daughter … Continue reading

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My baby girl

Fifteen years ago today I held my daughter in my arms after 15 hours of labour. I was there holding this beautiful chubby baby in my arms. I remember looking down at this child and thinking “wow she is mine”. My … Continue reading

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Mums on three

 Last Friday I had the pleasure of attending a event for the three ‘On the Go campaign’ in Birmingham. Check it out here, on there Facebook page. The whole workshop was about getting moms together and looking at designing an … Continue reading

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