Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday are my absolute worst days. Mondays I am fine I’m recharged from the weekend and having Daniel home to help. Fridays I know the weekend is back again. . The midweek days I feel parenting life and life in general is an up hill struggle. I feel low at times, withdrawn,… Read More Some days are tough.
So 6 weeks into being a family of 5 and mum of 3… How’s it going? I hear you ask? Well I haven’t ran away to a desert island (just yet) I did mention on my Instagram that I felt like a mum robot. I know the times of when things should happen eg. The next bottle, school… Read More Making it through the newborn haze
Hi everyone. Little Hugo arrived on the 18th March 2017, weighing in at 7lb 2oz and he is just wonderful! I thought I would share my birth story, it’s not that long as Hugo’s labour was a ridiculously quick 30 minutes. Yes he literally flew out but I do apologise if I ramble on. I hope you enjoy reading all… Read More Hugo has Arrived- Birth Story
I am now 36 weeks pregnant so the time has come for me to get my hospital bag packed. All this packing has filled me with excitement! It feels like I’m packing for a few nights away in a spa resort. I have my lovely new jammies, toiletries and cosy new socks. Reality hits me as I pack the industrial sized… Read More What’s in my hospital bag?
Adam turned the big 8 on the 12th of February. A weekend of celebrations was kick started with Daniel and Adam going to the cinema to see Sing- Adam said it was brilliant and really funny ! On their way home they grabbed a big pizza, we celebrated with a family party tea followed by musical statutes.… Read More Adam turns 8- Interview with the birthday boy!
My little toddler Finley is on the go all the time !! He literally runs on Duracell batteries, he adores the outdoors, and hates been cooped up in the house for too long – basically a typical excitable 1 year old. Indoor days can be tricky Finley and I are busy every day, we have the… Read More 5 Cheap and Easy Indoor Boredom-Busters for Toddler’s
Hiya!Hope you are all doing good my word January is sooo cold!! Bring on Spring! Anyway here it is as promised, see blog post- All the emotions part 1. My ramblings on when parenthood was a little tough going for me. I’ll tell you something it’s a constant learning curve this parenting thing, So here it goes….… Read More All the Emotions- Part 2
The Mum DietSo I’m nearly a year and half into “the mum diet” – simple to follow really , live on children’s left overs, half a potato waffle here the odd bit of babybel there yum yum, sneak into kitchen cupboards, stuff biscuits into mouth every hour or so. I honestly think my blood type is Maryland cookies, oh and… Read More Mum Fuel
Hiya! All the emotions… OH MY GOSH !! I have been having such an emotional rollercoaster.I feel pretty epic in that a lot of the time things went pretty well, I can pat myself on the back and say “You did great at that”. With that amazing feeling though came the meltdown of all meltdowns, I was… Read More All the emotions Part 1
Hi everyone!!Welcome to my very first blog, I am very new to this as I’m slowly typing this out, I realise how long it has been since I have actually used a laptop,but I will chug on and write up a little blurb all about me and what this blog will be aboutA little about… Read More Let me introduce myself…