Joys of parenthood: 10 things I didn’t want to know about nits

1. There’s no surer way of your child getting nits than voicing the words ‘we’ve never had nits’. Expect outbreak to occur approx 3-4 days later. Nits are incredibly common and not an indication of child neglect. 2. Nits are often spotted just before bedtime, most commonly on a night that’s running behind schedule. Always ensure that an emergency bottle…

Six in the bed…

I love those lazy Sunday mornings where my husband and I are dozing luxuriously in our huge cosy bed, when one by one our children come to join us. Sliding beneath the duvet to find a space, all sleepy and puffy from their own warm beds, and with pillow print on their delicate faces. Giggling,…