#effitfriday 23rd September 2016

It’s Friday, and it is September, which can mean but one thing here on Life with Baby Kicks – #effitfriday the ultimate rant linky party is back for all things ranty.   Any rant big or small is welcome. Funny or serious it doesn’t matter, all that matters is that you got it off your chest when you wrote it. My #effitfriday Rant So we’ve moved house …

Some days there is no joy in parenting

Social media represents the 5% of your life that you want to show off to the world.  The joyful moments.  The soppy hashtag-soblessed moments.  Those moments where your child sleeps through the night.  Has an epic nap and let’s you enjoy a hot cup of tea.  The times where you are presented with a piece of artwork that has been completed with such love and …

Week Ten #rememberingthesedays Round Up

Clare from Mudpie Fridays and I have launched our very own Instagram Community #rememberingthesedays for photographs that capture the special moments in family life.  Every Sunday we will be sharing our favourites on our blogs and over on Instagram, and today is that day for week ten! Ten weeks in and we continue to be blown away by the incredible images, the beautiful memories shared and the real community feel …

#effitfriday 16th September 2016

It’s Friday, and it is September, which can mean but one thing here on Life with Baby Kicks – #effitfriday the ultimate rant linky party is back for all things ranty.   Any rant big or small is welcome. Funny or serious it doesn’t matter, all that matters is that you got it off your chest when you wrote it. My #effitfriday Rant This week we moved …

An open letter to my expat kid

To my boys, Expat life, it’s all you’ve ever known, the ultimate expat kids.  From the biggest being 6 months old when we first left the UK headed for the desert in Dubai, the Baby arriving in Dubai, to now where we embark on our new life in Doha.  You boys have spent more time out of the UK than in it, something which I …

Week Nine #rememberingthesedays Round Up

Clare from Mudpie Fridays and I have launched our very own Instagram Community #rememberingthesedays for photographs that capture the special moments in family life.  Every Sunday we will be sharing our favourites on our blogs and over on Instagram. Nine weeks in and we have broken the 3,000 barrier, thank you all so much for joining in and sharing your precious moments. And with that said, we would love you …

#effitfriday 9th September 2016

It’s Friday, and it is September, which can mean but one thing here on Life with Baby Kicks – #effitfriday the ultimate rant linky party is back for all things ranty.   Any rant big or small is welcome. Funny or serious it doesn’t matter, all that matters is that you got it off your chest when you wrote it. My #effitfriday Rant This week is all …

My baby started school and I didn’t cry

Yesterday my baby started school.  And I didn’t cry. I have seen so many Facebook posts about how upsetting it’s been, how tears have been shed, how it’s so difficult. Yet I didn’t cry. My baby started school, and I didn’t cry. Yes, it’s emotional that my baby is big enough to trot off to school in his big boy uniform and look adorably cute. …