Another week has passed and it seems like a bit of a blur really! Where has January gone already?!
I’m sure I say that every time it gets to the end of the month however it does really feel like January has gone in the blink of an eye.
This week I only (more…)
Finally getting round to writing up my catching up life post at just gone 5pm on a Sunday! Considering this was due to be live yesterday that’s not too bad considering how behind I have been this week.
It has been a bit of a manic week but also ones of ups (more…)
One thing I noticed as the end of the year was coming to a close was the fact that I couldn’t remember what we had done during the year. Of course I could remember things like birthdays and my operation but it was the little things that I was missing out (more…)
If you read my post over the weekend on meal planning you will know that I am trying to meal plan more to stick to budget and cut waste and today is our first post on our meal plan for the year.
I’m hoping as 2017 goes on we will have a (more…)
This year has not been kind to us on the car front.
Thankfully ours is still running but costing over £200 to get through its MOT and then last week it needed the rear break discs and pads replacing, just before Christmas has got us thinking about how economic our car is.
Time is precious, we are always rushing around doing one thing or another so finding time to just sit down as a family is really important to us.
This year we are trying more and more to make Friday night a family night and Kayleigh and Ethan’s all time favourite thing to (more…)
Sometimes you have to just admit that you are getting old… you are “grown up”
Ok maybe at times you don’t behave like one all the time, you laugh when the kids pop off or you laugh at your own jokes but there are times when it gets serious.
Remortgaging *shudders* is one (more…)
Birthday’s are a big thing in this house, not so much for us adults but for the kids. We try to make sure it is the most amazing day for them all year!
I am not even sure how it started but our little family tradition is for bunting and banners to (more…)
Motherhood is one of life’s greatest pleasures, however to me it is also one of life’s steepest learning curves.
Let’s face it, there is no manual, there is no hard and fast rule and EVERYONE has an opinion on what you are doing, be it right or wrong. You have to think on (more…)
We are back round at Monday planning for the week ahead already.
Last week was a bit more successful with sticking to our meal planning which was good. It is much nicer being able to check what is for dinner so once I get back in from work it’s just a case of (more…)