A few weeks ago, against my better judgement I did something I really knew I shouldn't have done. I went out of my way to watch something I knew could trigger me. The baby went to bed without much fuss which was a huge relief, So I thought I'd unwind with good old Netflix. Now… Continue reading BIG mistake
Recently the wonderful people at Black and White Publishing sent us a book to read and review ahead of the release on the 10th of October. I cannot tell you how excited we were to be given this opportunity, not only because we love to read but also because this story takes place in our… Continue reading Maggie’s mittens.
Recently I've been toying with the idea of a giveaway. I've won a few before and usually just as my week has hit a point of no return and it's really made my day. I love the idea of cheering someone up or just brightening someone's day with a silly little gift. Now since I'm… Continue reading What do you think?
So this week my little girl rascal officially took her first steps. Over the past few weeks she's braved a step or two but then given up or not really realised what it was she had done. But this week she has gone full throttle and is toddling like a pro. My heart has swollen… Continue reading Shes walking!
So this week marks the first of our birthday books reviews. We love reading in our house so naturally we got the monkey a hefty selection of books for her first birthday to build her library. That and we were pretty much guaranteed big crazy gifts from family and friends (all of which she loves)… Continue reading Books Books Books
This week has been a tough one. I've been filled with so much guilt, been feeling so unbelievably upset, completely emotional in ways I'm not usually and irrationality worried over everything. I can't seem to shift this feeling even though deep down I know I'm doing nothing wrong. I'm parenting in the exact way that… Continue reading Mama guilt
Its an oldie but a goodie. Good old carrot and coriander soup with herb and black pepper bread. Now you might be thinking how on earth dose anyone have time to make bread with kids? And I wouldn't blame you for it. I mean bread is notoriously known for being a faff to make and… Continue reading Soup and Bread
The past few weeks has brought alot of excitement. There's alot of changes and alot going on which means re-evaluation. I've been reviewing products, weaning from breast to bottle, starting a new job, planning a mummie march and trying to keep sane whilst being a mum, a friend a daughter, a partner and myself. All… Continue reading Whats up next?
Monday's have a bad rep. The world seems to hate Monday and dread it's arrival. I however feel a Monday is what you make it. Admittedly I do not work every Monday so that probably helps, I do work every Saturday though and I don't hate that day of the week either. The average person… Continue reading Happy Monday!
This has been one of the most packed weeks I think I've lived in a long time.. there's been job interview, trial shifts, party planning, birthday prep, doctors appointments, march planning (I'll post more on that later) and a wonderful bout of some horrendous tonsillitis to top it all off. There's been tears, tantrums, laughs,… Continue reading What a week!