When I took my boys to playgroup last week, an older child probably 4 pushed my poor 16 month old son away from the little inflatable ball pool which was infact meant for infants. Despite my annoyance, I first looked around for the parent who immediately came and apologized. It was nice to see that her mum come over to apologize, and also asked the child to say sorry, otherwise I would have been furious. I would never try to discipline a stranger’s child,… View Post

Welcome to the third Working Mum Club (WMC) interview series. Every fortnight or so, I will be featuring a working mum in a bid to find out more about them and how they balance work and family life. If you’d like to take part in this series, send an email to info@peacockscanfly.com. This third Working Mum Club interview series, we meet the gorgeous Melanie all the way from Montreal, Canada. Melanie is a mum of 1 boy and a registered… View Post

Earlier in the week, I received an email notifying me that our son had gotten a place at our first choice school. Actually, that isn’t very correct- I was so anxious I couldn’t wait for the email to arrive- the instructions said it would arrive sometime in the evening however, I was online on the admissions portal since 3pm on the day refreshing the portal intermittently. My husband was very convinced he would get an offer on our first choice but I still had some… View Post

My littlest man turned 1 last week and has officially graduated from baby to infant, yay! Just like yesterday when we brought him home from the hospital for the first time, where did all that time go? I started weaning my younger son at 8 months, however just like my older son, he’s also not been a fussy eater; he eats almost anything and everything except of cause when he isn’t feeling too well. He still loved to breastfeed until almost at 11 months… View Post