OddHogg

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This month Piglet is 18 months old. He will be closer to 2 than he is to 1, and that is a scary thought! We are rocketing through the year and sometimes I have no idea what we have done all day. There are some many little things that I remember doing as a kid

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I am always saying that meal planning keeps me sane. It means that I stick within our food budget for the week, and takes away the unknown when it comes to dinner time. We don’t reach for the takeaway menus because we can’t be bothered to think of something to cook – the ingredients are

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Ah mum guilt. I had heard so much about it before having Piglet but that in no way prepared me for the way it actually feels. It has hit me hard in the last few weeks and I have no doubt that it’s not about to end any time soon. Despite Piglet having 2 sets

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I am loving being back at home. Our new hob is perfect and I don’t get enraged when I try to cook anything, and the new oven is clean. Still – even after a month! I am enjoying having full control over our meals again and returning to cook the meals we know and love.

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If  there is one thing that has really irritated me in the last 6 months, it has been the constant comments about Piglet’s hair. We let his hair grow quite long and I loved the curls at the back. I think it suited him, and his hair was lovely and soft. However, most people had

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It is becoming increasingly popular for a bride and groom to ask for their guests to go unplugged for the day/night. It is something that JHogg and I requested ourselves, that no one would post anything on social media about our wedding on the day of it and that they would wait until we posted

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Last weekend we did something that, for a while, didn’t feel like it was ever going to happen. It felt like my stubborn little Piglet was never going to walk. We knew he could walk, we had seen him do it once or twice. But for a long long time he simply refused. I always

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Before Piglet was born I wasn’t really interested in online independent clothes shops. It wasn’t that I didn’t like them, I just didn’t know what was out there. Since Piglet came along I discovered a whole new world of clothing, and I’ve now got a huge wish list of items that I want to get.

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One of the things I am asked quiet regularly when I share my meal plans is why does Piglet have separate meals to us, and do we eat the at the same time? I can understand why people wonder that – quite obviously my life would be so much easier if I only had to