Create a unique baby name that no one has ever used before… tick
Organise a delivery room photoshoot with hair and make-up for mum-to-be… tick
Arrange a surprise ‘I’m pregnant’ gift for a client’s partner – a cast of her vagina before she gives birth… tick
All in a day’s work for the Mummy Concierge…
Tiffany Norris is the one and only concierge for parenthood in the UK today. Acting as a baby’s personal assistant, on-call therapist and social director, Tiffany strives to be the ultimate parent protector, peacekeeperand negotiator when it comes to bringing a new tiny human into the world. Where demands go way beyond late-night food cravings and into the luxurious world of the super-rich, Tiffany is on hand to help with all kinds of seemingly impossible requests.
From opulent nurseries and stylists for new-borns to 3am calls worrying about just not being enough, Tiffany also shares her own rollercoaster journey to motherhood, as well as speaking honestly about her post-natal depression. Secrets of the Mummy Concierge reminds us all that being a new parent is one of the hardest jobs on earth.
And luckily, The Mummy Concierge is here to help.
When parents have an unlimited amount of money to spend it makes sense that the would want the best for their children. Yet where do they source all they want or think they want without having to trawl through hours of mindless research. They turn to the best person to do the job and she’s called THE MUMMY CONCIERGE. An idea that came to fruition as Tiffany began her journey as a parent. She saw a gap in the market for all things baby under one roof or in one journal. Hotels have a concierge to source anything their guests want, weddings have planners to make sure the big day goes off smoothly. So why not someone to help parents make sure their child has the best start in life. With plenty of hitches along the way Tiffany set about her new business with the aim to help all parents fulfil their dreams. Wether its its a name no one has use before to a casting of a vagina she can and will be professional. Tiffany tells her story with humour, sensitivity and with lots of useful tips for parents along the way.
The book was a joy to read, its pages were filled with joy and sadness as Tiffany set out on her journey as a concierge. Her can do attitude exuded form the pages and her determination to succeed both in the job and as a parent were felt in every word and page. No job was too big or outrageous and she herself was there even when things went tragically wrong for some couples. The book is not only a fun one it also has lots of down to earth suggestions for the new parent that put things in plain terms that will resonate with every reward be they parents or not. Parenthood is one of the most stressful parts of life and anyone who can help make the journey less stressful and hazardous without imprinting their views on it is a must. Tiffany shows that their are choices available and not just those of your family, friends and medical workers. So to all new parents or those planning to be parents i highly recommend you read the book you will be overwhelmed with happy thoughts and positive tips to get you through the most exciting, stressful and traumatic journey. One that does not stop when the child is born but just grows and blossoms as the child does.
My thanks to Blink Publishing for my copy of the book, Tracy Fenton for inviting me on the tour . As always they are my own thoughts and thoughts on the book.
STAR RATING 5
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Tiffany Norris is a no-nonsense mummy concierge, journalist and pregnancy guru who has worked with hundreds of pregnant mothers, and supports every woman who needs her help with tips and guidance – and sometimes just a listening ear. She is a journalist and presenter for Mumsnet, has written for Cosmo and Grazia and is an expert for The Baby Show. Tiffany owns and runs The Mummy Masterclasses parenting workshops for soon-to-be and new parents. She was the winner of the prestigious Jacqueline Gold women in Business award and has won the Theo Pathetis small business award. Tiffany would love to hear from you – do say hi to her or find out more on: INSTAGRAM, TWITTER and on her WEBSITE