And poof... Before you know it the half term holidays are over and we are back to the mundane, the uniforms, the afterschool clubs, the routine of it all. I secretly do love term time though but I absolutely love the holidays. The freedom it brings to the table, I can work in the morning, … Continue reading Our Half Term Holiday
"MESS!" The 2.5 year old toddler shouts from the other room. "Oh shit" the mother mutters under her breathe for the hundredth time that day. She is hoping that it is just a wee and not the other one. She doesn't think she can bare it. That mother is me. I walk into the other … Continue reading Finally Potty Trained!
Motherhood is hard! There are so many things that we struggle with on our journey through motherhood from the moment we find out we are expecting our baby our lives are changed forever. Our journey with our children never ends. It is one that will keep throwing challenges at us long after they've left home … Continue reading Motherhood Is Hard
Every year I say this and every year it ends up the same (after two weeks I'm back to the same rut as before, eating ice cream from the tub, binge watching Criminal Minds wondering where my life got so stuck). This year WILL be different, I am sure of it. I made a plan … Continue reading New Year New Me *blah blah blah*
With 7 days left until Christmas that means us parents have been shifting an elf around the house for last 17 days. I often find that by the time it gets to the last 7 days it can get very tedious work trying to think of different ideas for your elfs antics. Throw in the … Continue reading Elf On The Shelf Ideas
Life with kids is stressful enough. Chuck in a Christmas tree and you have yourself the best cocktail for a headache. I was curious what our house actually looked like when putting up the tree so figured i would film us. This is the result! 😂 Christmas is stressful! It's definately been eventful and it … Continue reading What it’s like putting up a tree with a toddler and a 7 year old 😂
This is mostly going to be a rant. I'm not going to draft or redraft but I am so annoyed at some parents behaviours when they split with their partner. In particular: my parents. They have been split for as long as I can remember (25 years give or take) and still can't enter a … Continue reading The problem with not getting on with your ex when you have kids