The last few weeks I've seen an advert on TV about protecting our kids from cyber bullying and of course bullying is a regular topic at school, with many schools hosting an entire week of anti-bullying themed activities to teach children what bullying is and how to deal with it. I am grateful that so … Continue reading Cyber bullying – Are Mums worse than the kids???
Last night I asked my friends to finish the following sentence: 'You know you're a Mum when.........' They didn't disappoint!! Some of the answers had me in absolute fits of laughter. Others reminded me of things I'd forgotten about when the kids were babies. Most importantly though the one thing that really struck me was … Continue reading You know You’re A Mum When……..
So this afternoon something very exciting happened in our household, something which had Cody jumping for joy. I found the missing Nintendo 2DS. This bloody gadget has been missing for weeks and I have literally turned the house upside down searching for it. We actually have two of them, 1 is Lois's and the other … Continue reading Today I Am Supermum
As many of you will know we have just returned from a wonderful 9 days in Spain visiting my grandparents who have lived over there for 18 years. It was the first time we have taken all 3 kids abroad. Cody has never flown before and the girls haven't flown since they were toddlers. Not … Continue reading Our Holiday To Spain
May has been a crazy busy month, as it is every year, due to having Lilian, Cody and Danny's birthdays as well as my Dad's birthday too. We celebrated Lilian and Cody's birthdays with a party in the garden with close family and friends. It was a little more low key than we normally do … Continue reading And That Was May……
On Friday we had the pleasure of visiting Silverstone race track for a special event celebrating 40 years of racing by the Williams F1 team. My Dad has worked for Williams since I was a toddler so Formula 1 racing has always been a large part of my life growing up. This event was free … Continue reading A Day At Silverstone Celebrating 40 Years Of Williams F1 Racing
So as you may have noticed, the blog has been a little quiet the last week or so as we are currently on our holiday in Spain. We are very lucky that my grandparents live over here so we have been staying with them for the last 9 days. We've had a wonderful time but … Continue reading The reality of travelling with kids
Another school holiday is upon us! How fast has this term flown by?! Here are my activities and events listings for keeping your little monkeys occupied this half term. Whatever you end up doing - enjoy!x 27th May - Family fun day at Boundary Park (Didcot GWP). 12-5pm free admission and parking. Carnival games, music, … Continue reading May Half Term 2017 Activities and Events
We had a lovely walk out with the dog yesterday afternoon searching for Scarecrows in the nearby village of East Hagbourne. Every year the village hosts a scarecrow trail and the kids love searching for them all. There are always plenty to find and the competition is fierce with some fantastic designs! Our absolute favourite … Continue reading Fairytale Scarecrows
So last week was full of birthday celebrations. We had Lilian's 10th birthday on Wednesday, my Dad's birthday on Thursday and then Cody's 4th birthday on Sunday. We normally hold a birthday party at the local leisure centre each year for Lilian and Cody, however this year we decided to have just a small one … Continue reading A Weekend Of Celebrations