#TheOrdinaryMoments – Moving on and growing up – 19/07/2016

Tomorrow sees the end of the school year and the end of a chapter in our household. It is the day our first-born moves to junior school and our baby becomes the oldest year in their infant school. When did this all happen?  They are growing up all of a …

You know you’re a parent when….

Being a parent is the most exciting, scary, rewarding, stressful job in the world. I doubt there is anything that even comes close to it if I’m honest. However the reality of being a parent isn’t all pretty crafts and perfect bakes in this household, in fact let me share …

Dear Kayleigh and Ethan… another year at school done!

Dear Kayleigh and Ethan, You are both so close to finishing your school year for 2015. What a year it has been! You’ve had a bit of a manic year with illnesses however you have both had a great time in your classes and come on leaps and bounds. Kayleigh …

Ordinary moments – 06/07/15 – Park days

Trying to balance work and home life is hard going during the week, especially as the kids have swimming and tennis after school and Daddy Vs Work has football one day too. So everything fun seems to be crammed into the other days or recently at the weekend. I find …

Stop the clock… you can’t be starting school yet!

When you first see those 2 lines on a pregnancy test, you can’t really absorb how much your life is going to change then suddenly like a whirlwind the time has run away from you and they are starting school! This week has seen both Kayleigh and Ethan return to …