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…)
It’s now half way through the summer holidays and our thoughts are now turning to the whole back to school preparation.
Not long after the kids broke up we treated Kayleigh to her first pencil case and back pack as she moved to junior school. The school uniform has been ordered but (more…)
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 sudden and (more…)
Kayleigh is our first born, therefore unforunatly for her everything that happens is a first for us as parents.
Her first tooth, her first step. losing her first tooth, first day at school, her first birthday party and so on. It doesn’t make them any more special than Ethan’s firsts but we most certainly (more…)
With the summer holidays half way through, thoughts are now turning towards the return to school and getting all the bits and pieces that children need.
As well as the normal items such as clothing and stationary many parents start to look for other resources to help with learning at home and (more…)
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 you have learnt to (more…)
With the summer holidays fast disappearing, now is the time to start looking for school uniform.
Most of us now head to the local supermarket when it comes to school uniform as not only are they great quality they are also perfect for helping us watch the pennies.
We recently took delivery of (more…)
So the summer holidays are ticking away, that means there is only a matter of weeks before our baby starts school.
*Cry* I’m not ready!
When you have a baby you don’t realise (no matter how many people say it) just how quick time ticks by and before you have time to blink (more…)
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…)
By the time your reading this Kayleigh would have been on her school trip and I’ll be anxiously waiting at the school gate for her to return.
She has been so excited for the last few weeks about the whole trip and unfortunately try as I might I’ve been struggling with the (more…)