So this is the second weekend I’ve had off in a row…and they have both gone so quick! Last weekend my brother and his girlfriend came up to see us. He has just passed his driving test so is making the most of his independence. It was great. We had such a lovely time. Having…… Continue reading Work, family weekends and extra calories…
Well, January is finally over. I’ve not managed to blog much recently as I’ve been so busy. I’ve been in a bubble of work, gym and then collapsing in to bed for the last few weeks…not forgetting any additional time being spent with little monkey. Everyone knows I don’t make New Year resolutions. I don’t…… Continue reading Goodbye January, and those NY resolutions!
So it’s 5.30am and I’m writing this as I have been up since 4am! 4am!! Monkey decided that today was the day he was going to wake up ready and raring to go. He’s got changed, he’s been in the bathroom, and I’ve managed to keep him quiet a bit longer by giving him his…… Continue reading Who needs sleep anyway?
So according to Big Brother, and numerous other media sources, 2018 is Year of the Woman. I should be celebrating and embracing 2018. Yet I find myself cringing slightly. Has feminism gone a little too far? I’ve been watching Celebrity Big Brother this year, and loved watching how an all female line up got on…… Continue reading Year of the Woman!!
There is a whole host of things you don’t know the answers to when you have a baby. Some you can figure out, and others require time and research. Routine was the biggest thing for me when monkey was little. Then as he grew older, it was how many naps he needed, followed by adding…… Continue reading School Applications!
This time last year was…interesting, and not in a good way. I was not in a good place. I had lost any sense of control and desire to be a good wife and mother. I spent New Year on my own and had to make a decision to turn things around. So one year on,…… Continue reading What a difference a year makes…
This year was a special family Christmas. We were all together and my family came up to celebrate as well. It’s been an incredibly busy 4 days but we have all loved every minute of it. My family came up on Saturday while I was working, then I got home for pizza and prosecco. Christmas…… Continue reading A Family Christmas