Welcome to Geriatric Mum Blog

This blog is a celebration and a source of inspiration for mothers who find themselves in the later stages of motherhood and embracing midlife. Lucy embarked on her journey as a third-time mother at the age of 43, and her experiences inspired her to share her story and connect with others. Explore Lucy’s personal journey, real-life interviews, and much more. If you’d like to connect, feel free to email Lucy Baker here

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Kids Know What They Want And It’s Perfect!

April 24, 2024
Have you ever noticed how kids just seem to know what they want, no questions…

Thank you for being here!

February 29, 2024
A quick post to say THANK YOU so much for being a reader of Geriatric…

Normalising Therapy: My Journey as a Mother of Three

September 28, 2023
Today, I'd like to share a new chapter in my life - I'm getting ready…

Protecting My Kids: Why I’m Keeping My Children’s Faces Offline

September 20, 2023
I'm sure many of you can relate to the urge to share every moment of…

A night at Stewton Stars Hideaway in Lincolnshire

September 11, 2023
The build up to the return of school is big, for the children and the…

My little boy started school today and I wore a gold dress to celebrate

September 6, 2023
This morning my little boy started in his new reception class at the age of…

Let’s Stop Shaming Older Mothers

August 27, 2023
I've just sat down at my laptop and I am feeling cross. Moments ago I…

A Family Day At Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta At Castle Howard

August 26, 2023
The question I was asking myself on repeat last week was; Can I take my…

Things You SHOULD Say to An Older Mum

August 18, 2023
A few days ago I posted on social media some of the things you shouldn't…

Eight Ways To Make Life A Little Bit Brighter

August 8, 2023
I absolutely haven't got life sussed, but I have had some time to think and…

Mums deserve an end of school year gift too

July 20, 2023
Whilst the nation's mums scuttle around the shops buying teacher gifts to say thank you,…

The key to being the perfect parent

July 17, 2023
Whilst I rarely give advice to people - I much prefer to encourage others to…