In life its hard to appreciate what you really have when life is passing by at 100 mph.
Sometimes you take things for granted that maybe you should have enjoyed for that extra few minutes, such as the cuddles in bed when they should be asleep or the non stop chatter in (more…)
Just before we flew out on holiday we received a new hairbrush to try to tame Kayleigh’s wild hair!
The Wet Brush took the US by storm and became the number 1 selling detangling brush. It was designed with revolutionary bristles that are specially developed to use on wet hair (though it (more…)
Parenting can be a tough at times but it is so so rewarding!
If your like me and on Instagram or on Pinterest you’ll see so many people making the most amazing home made meals or crafts that look like they’ve come from a craft book and all I can make is (more…)
There is one real advantage of having no job at the moment and that is the amount of time I am getting to spend with Kayleigh and Ethan.
Eventually I have to return to work but for now I am grateful for our time together.
This week is the first time I’ve not (more…)
Kayleigh has been in reception class for 4 weeks now.
She doesn’t really say too much about school, usually just “I can’t remember” however over the last few weeks she has been telling us more and more. Which is a relief as she wanted to invite her new friends to her birthday (more…)
Today I got a little shock when I picked Kayleigh up from preschool. They had given the leavers their presents and they also brought home school reports plus all of Kayleigh’s records from her time at preschool.
Firstly both school reports were simply amazing and had me in tears almost. They have (more…)
Last week we received a box of goodies from Little Dish to allow us to enjoy their new tomato and veg sauce.
In our pack was not only a pot of the sauce and a packet of Little Dish mini tortellini with cheese and tomato but also a selection of recipes to use (more…)
Dear Kayleigh and Ethan,
The house is quiet, we’ve been awake for hours but your comfortable watching TV and I’m snuggled on the sofa feeling sorry for myself as I’m still poorly!
The past 8 months have not been easy for anyone in to house but were getting there. It’s not going to (more…)
As a parent it may already seem like your job is never-ending! You must balance career and family obligations, ensuring that your child’s lunches are made and play dates arranged before focusing on yourself. If a new school year is looming on the horizon, the chores can start to multiply. Yet (more…)