Category Archives: Hard work

All before 10am!!

Something happens to you when you become a parent and you lose all sense of time. Never (ever ever) sleeping in past 7am gives you a whole new perspective on when days start and end. (For me 6am and 10pm; … Continue reading

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All the latest news and views from Contented Calf

There’s been a lot going on at Contented Calf Central! Read on to find out what we’ve been up to: News There’s less than a month until the food photoshoot for the recipe book.  It’s incredibly exciting, but means that we’ve been … Continue reading

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Tent-factor: The Final!!

I expect you’re all on tenterhooks wondering how our weekend away went?  Did we get any sleep?  Had our Tent Trials done the trick? So where did we leave it? Day Ten (Sunday night into Monday morning) – all was going … Continue reading

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Contented Calf, Hot off the Press!!

Well, soon to be….. I am very (very) excited to finally reveal Contented Calf’s first product will be a recipe book for new mums, launching this Spring/Summer (2011)!! Make sure you join us for the final leg of the journey … Continue reading

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The Toddler Tent Trials: Days Four and Five

I’m internally screaming “I’m about to jinx it! I’m about to jinx it! I’m about to jinx it!” as I type, but I’m typing regardless… Day Five and I think we’ve cracked sleeping in ‘The Tent’. See how we’re getting on: … Continue reading

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The Toddler Tent Trials

After some disasterous nights’ sleep during stay-overs in motels/B&B recently, and another trip away coming up, Hubby and I have embarked on a slightly crazy plan to engineer a better night’s sleep for all three of us!  Find out how … Continue reading

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Stressed is best?

When I wrote the following words back in the Spring last year I’m not sure I knew just how true they would remain nearly a year on: “Feeding a baby is perhaps the most important thing any new parent must … Continue reading

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