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Student Parenthood: I Don’t Know How I Did It

When I was in my third year at university, juggling the responsibilities of looking after a newborn with the pressures of essay deadlines, I’d often hear “I don’t know how you do it”. My standard response was to smile blithely, shrug my shoulders and say “it’s no big deal”. At […]


GUEST POST: Student Parent Stories with Eps And Amy

Welcome to Student Parent Stories, part of The Student Parent Survival Guide! Here I’ll be featuring stories, anecdotes and experiences from parents at all stages of education – whether they’re studying currently, have already finished or are considering it! Today’s guest blog comes from Amy, who blogs at Eps And Amy, and was […]


Student Mum, Part Two

So as I said in my last post, in September this year I’ll be returning to life as a student mum. I’ve been offered a place at Chester University, to do a Masters in Drama, and it’s been a decision I’ve  uhm-ed and ah-ed over for quite a long time. […]


Butlins: Day Two!

So after a slightly bumpy start to our Butlins weekend, we had much higher hopes for the second day of our getaway. I booked the Food Court dining plan, which meant we’d be eating at the Ocean Drive restaurant. Last year, we had the premium dining plan – we ate […]


Sundays With SB: An Autumn Walk

Sunday was a nice day – if a little misty – so here are some pictures from our lovely autumn walk in the park! I think these pictures sum up SB’s personality pretty well…