It’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to

Party, Party, Party! That’s what our lives have become since having children. One glitter filled, sugar fuelled social event after another. And oh how we love to be plunged into a room of strangers and their hyperactive, sweaty, crying offspring. I particularly enjoy buying presents for a child/ren whom I have never met and so … Continue reading It’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to

Two small posts, One giant leap..

This time last year we posted our first ever blog posts. One each. Since then we have posted a whopping 53 more times between us! It seems that the joys and jollops of parenting and motherhood offer an endless stream of creative inspiration. Who knew? Here's a small selection of our favourites: “My socks are wonky!!!!” … Continue reading Two small posts, One giant leap..

All the fun of the fair

Last weekend was the summer fair at my daughters school. She’s just coming to the end of year 1 so this was our second experience of the annual event. The first year it seemed like a fun day out, the sun was shining, there were stalls to look at, a bouncy castle and hot dogs … Continue reading All the fun of the fair

Unfinished Business

Welcome to Un-Finishing school.   Here you will learn about all of the things that I can expect to be interrupted doing, during the course of a standard day with children in the house. Drinking a cup of tea. In the morning, many optimistic cups of tea are made and many are abandoned half way … Continue reading Unfinished Business

Toilet Training Driving you Potty? Here is my list of 10 essential items to get you through.

Attention: We have now reached a point in our house where we no longer need nappies or potties. Hoo-flippin’-ray! To all the mums and dads out there who are still embroiled, you too will be free from this one day, hang in there.. It’s not that I’m averse to poo handling - as anyone who … Continue reading Toilet Training Driving you Potty? Here is my list of 10 essential items to get you through.