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Daddy Do My Hair? – A Children’s Book Review

It’s not often that I come across children’s books that feature a Black girl as the main character.  It’s even less common that I come across children’s books that feature a Black girl and her father as the main characters.  So, how ecstatic do you think I was when I discovered the Daddy Do My… Continue reading Daddy Do My Hair? – A Children’s Book Review

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Yes, I’m a NICU Mum Too…(A Short Story) – Part Two

So, today, Kid 1 is 9 years old.  We bought her the new bicycle she has been banging on about.  We gave her a bag of sweets to take into school (sorry other parents of kids in year 4).  We took her to a well-known pizza restaurant for dinner this evening, cos she’s fancy like… Continue reading Yes, I’m a NICU Mum Too…(A Short Story) – Part Two

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Yes, I’m a NICU Mum Too… (A Short Story) – Part One

That is a photo of Kid 1 almost 9 years ago now.  She is just under 9 pounds.  She is in an incubator…in the NICU. I first posted it onto Instagram last year, on her 8th birthday, and spoke briefly about my experience then.  I also talked about it with Anya Hayes for her latest… Continue reading Yes, I’m a NICU Mum Too… (A Short Story) – Part One

Life In a Day

Hey! It’s My Life in a Day…featuring Nahdz Adventures

Introducing to you Nahdia, or Nahdz as she is more commonly known, the play enthusiast and sensory sensation who, along with her sons, has given us all something (apart from homework and hair) to do with the kids on a Sunday. Sensory Sunday came off the back of the positive responses that Nahdz received after… Continue reading Hey! It’s My Life in a Day…featuring Nahdz Adventures

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Guest Post: Me, Myself & Child – I Bet You Think This Post is About You or Being a White Parent to a Black Child

  Presenting to you my second ever guest post!  It comes to you all the way from mainland Europe, Germany, Berlin, to be precise (cos Brexit can go kiss my ass) and has been penned by the beautiful Kristin aka Frau Naijn aka Me, Myself & Child. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen… Continue reading Guest Post: Me, Myself & Child – I Bet You Think This Post is About You or Being a White Parent to a Black Child