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
It’s Christmas Eve, and all through the house, is the sound of…crying as monkeys got another cold! There’s prosecco, champagne, chocolate and cheese, eating and drinking all that will be a breeze. My family are here to celebrate this time of year, with lots of laughter and fun, we might end up weighing a ton.…… Continue reading A Christmas Eve Poem
I cannot believe that it’s been nearly 2 weeks since my last blog post….where’s the time gone? Last week I dealt with a very very poorly boy. I had never been so worried about him and it broke my heart. Then my first weekend off in 4 weeks, I spent travelling around the South West…… Continue reading Where’s the time gone?
Today I find myself at home with monkey for the afternoon. We have all been up since midnight as he has been sick all night. A couple of weeks ago he had a chesty cough and a day off nursery. Today? Today is 10 times worse! Seeing him and being there for him while he…… Continue reading When doing nothing is enough…