Month: June 2015

Viki 2.0

Hi! Remember me? I’m Viki. Formerly “Just Viki” now “Mummy then Viki”.    It’s only been 19 weeks (and I know how annoying that is to non-parents so 4.5 months!) but I have realised how easy it is to completely lose yourself when you have a child. It’s weird…you’re still ultimately you but you’re not. Read More

Honesty is the best (parenting) policy

I’ve been reading a lot recently about how we “should all be more honest” about what being a parent is like, that the wonderful pictures on Instagram of perfect Mums with perfectly sleeping babies are not the norm and that people are only putting on social media the stuff that makes their lives look rosey. Read More

Can women have it all? Do we even want “it all”?

  I will no doubt have a lot of push back from people on this. But that’s the spice of life, everyone has their own opinion and experiences so go with me on this one! So, can women have it all? By “all” I mean a career plus children plus partner plus home etc and do Read More

Parent-bashing on Facebook

Why do people complain about parents on Facebook posting things about their children? Or why do people claim it annoys them but do nothing about it? The unfriend button is RIGHT THERE PEOPLE! I get it, if someone on your friend list is posting 20 photos and statuses a day about what their child is up Read More