I feel my first proper post as The Music Mummy should be about my favourite thing. Singing! I have seen first hand the value of singing in the lives of children (because its what I do for a job). Anyone can google the benefits of singing and find countless articles about how good it is...for everyone,… Continue reading 5 ways to get singing with your baby/toddler
If you follow any of my social media you may have spotted that I've mentioned a big name change for the blog a few times now. Shortly after I post this I'm going to officially change the name of the blog to ..... drum roll please ..... The Music Mummy. So you will be able to find… Continue reading I am the music mummy.
We just got back from a little summer holiday in the Dordogne region of France. It was a lovely holiday and it is always nice to have some time away. I have to admit though, I do mourn the days when a holiday meant lying on a sun lounger with a book and a cocktail… Continue reading The reality of a holiday with a toddler
I absolutely love reading and have always tried to encourage my daughter to listen to stories. We included a story in her bedtime routine from when she was about 8 weeks old. She used to lie on the bed whilst I read her all sorts of different stories including the whole of 'The Magic Faraway… Continue reading 3 Toddler books we love
I must begin by saying that this is definitely not a how to get your baby to sleep post. I read a lot of those and got nowhere! We tried a bit of everything and in the end, after 14 months, our daughter decided she would try this sleep thing out and found she loved… Continue reading How to survive without sleep