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A letter to my boy

Posted by Hannah Smith on

To My Darling Archie,  Tomorrow you start school. Tomorrow I officially send you out in to the big bad world and hope to hell that I have made you strong enough, kind enough and determined enough to survive the years that lay ahead. I wont sugar coat it, school is a bitch. There will be challenges, there will be bullies and there will be days when you want to pretend you are sick so you can just stay home with mummy. Its not all bad though, I promise. You will learn, things that you can't even comprehend today but after...

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The glamorous life of a work at home mum

Posted by Hannah Smith on

Once upon a time when Archie was a wee 5 month old lump of baby chub I went back to my "career" job. 4 days a week, 8.30-5 in an office in the city...its safe to say that did not last long. The wheels well and truly fell off in our household and I had to take more days off work than I can remember because Archie was too sick to go to daycare. Still, I have always known I would never be content to be a housewife (while I fully recognise this as a job...a bloody hard job at...

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Who are we?

Posted by Hannah Smith on

I am sitting here wondering what I should make my first blog post about, hubby is asking me a million questions, Arch is shoving his Skylander portal in my face, the cat is scratching at the door for dinner and baby Vee is in bed trying to plan her escape. It feels like that is where I should start! Us! Hello! If you follow the behind the scenes squares of our lives and business on Instagram (@cookies_and_scream) you will already know allot about the family behind Cookies + Scream. I am Hannah, the Head Genius and General Boss of biz and fam....

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