SEO | My Petit Canard

There is a fine line between blogging to blog and blogging for the numbers. I pride myself and my blog on its bloginess and hopefully that comes across as authenticity. But how far can you count on that if no one is reading. I don’t usually get carried away with the numbers. Yes of course … Read more

Family life | My Petit Canard

My poor husband. He probably wasn’t prepared for the barrage of verbal assault that was just unleashed on him this morning. But he did dare to comment on my rather unkempt toenails. You see in another life he was used to seeing beautiful manicured fingers and toes, but these things seem to fall by the … Read more

blogger | My Petit Canard

There is a fine line between blogging to blog and blogging for the numbers. I pride myself and my blog on its bloginess and hopefully that comes across as authenticity. But how far can you count on that if no one is reading. I don’t usually get carried away with the numbers. Yes of course … Read more

Blog promotion | My Petit Canard

There is a fine line between blogging to blog and blogging for the numbers. I pride myself and my blog on its bloginess and hopefully that comes across as authenticity. But how far can you count on that if no one is reading. I don’t usually get carried away with the numbers. Yes of course … Read more

Sleep | My Petit Canard

I’m not sure how it happened. One minute we had a baby that would happily sleep in her cot. One that would self settle. One that had finally started to sleep through the night. Somehow, over the Christmas holidays we have ended up with a lodger in our bed. A grumpy, touchy one at that. … Read more

New baby | My Petit Canard

I was bathing the little lady this evening when I realised that the bath support I was using was one of the most useful things we have been given as new parents. Which got me to thinking, most of the things we have bought or been lucky enough to receive from friends and family have … Read more

Mark Warner Mum | My Petit Canard

I probably don’t have enough followers or traffic on Twitter, but as they say…you have to be in it to win it. So here is my entry to become a Mark Warner Mum, which coincidentally would be one of my absolute dream jobs (just saying!). So why me, why should I get to be a … Read more

Baby | My Petit Canard

Last year I didn’t want to leave work to go on maternity leave because I was scared of what I was going to miss out on. Scared that the momentum that I had built up over the last few years would be lost. Scared that people would forget me. Because in the fast paced world … Read more

Breastfeeding: ask an expert | My Petit Canard

Meet the lovely Sioned (cue surprisingly un-cheesy photo!). As part of the breastfeeding blog series, Medela have given us access to their in-house Lactation Consultant. Every Tuesday Medela run a drop in clinic on Facebook where Sioned answers breastfeeding questions. Anyone can join in, but as part of the breastfeeding blog series readers can also post … Read more