Author: Cardiff Mummy Says

In praise of opinions


I was telling my dad about my blog, and how I love that some articles have completely divided opinion. Those of you who are my personal Facebook friends will know that certain articles have provoked much debate and it’s been fascinating to see that even some of my closest friends...

First school shoes

The shoes that made me cry


“Is it her first pair of school shoes?” the sales lady asks with a knowing smile. I nod, unable to get the words out for fear the tears will flow. She could probably sense I was going to be a crier before we’d even sat down. She must have noticed...

Something for lunch – quesadillas

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Any good mum knows how to multitask and who doesn’t love an activity children of all ages can take part in, that also doubles as lunch? Step forward quesadillas, a tasty and filling meal that children will enjoy making and eating. All you need is a pack of tortilla wraps,...


Cardiff Mummy Reviews – Techniquest


Techniquest is one of those places Cardiff Family can visit time and again without ever getting bored. We have membership (well, three of us do; Baby I and Little O are still young enough to get in for free) and have even visited twice in the last week. It’s a...

The Cardiff Story

Cardiff Mummy Reviews – The Cardiff Story


For someone who loves local history so much, I’m embarrassed to say Friday was the first time I have ever been to The Cardiff Story, despite it opening in April 2011. I wish I’d visited sooner – we had a great time! Housed in the Old Library on the Hayes...