So it finally happened, the unthinkable, the point of no return. No more Neverland, I have officially became an adult. I got excited about buying a fancy mop. Yep. A mop. Someone please shoot me. I spent half an hour yesterday in the cleaning aisle of B&M browsing all the different mops and trying them … Continue reading It’s Official. I Am Now An Adult!
To my darling, beautiful children There are times when you play up or give me attitude because you don't like what I have asked you to do. There are times you scream and look at me with such hate in your eyes because you don't like the answer I have given you. There are times … Continue reading The Things You Don’t Know About Mummy
So today our biggest one turns 10. 10! How on earth do we have a 10 year old already? I mean seriously are we really old enough to have a 10 year old child? Apparently so! I first met this little lady when she was just a few days old. Little did I know then … Continue reading And then she was 10!
Over the next few months we have a couple of long car journeys to undertake including traveling around Ireland. The thought of dragging 3 kids around in the car for hours is enough to fill any parent with dread but we've had a quite a bit of practise at this now so I'm hoping we'll … Continue reading How To Survive Long Journeys With Kids
I cannot believe how fast Easter has zoomed by and with it the 2 week school holiday. I love having the kids off school and spending our days out and about exploring places near and far and this holiday has been no different. We've had a fantastic time which started with a day at the … Continue reading And that was the Easter holidays
So today has been a bit of an exciting day as we picked up our new car. We previously had a Vauxhall Vectra which has been great but now we have the dog and our camping paraphernalia is always increasing it was no longer big enough for our needs. Enter the new wheels - a … Continue reading New Wheels!
Today was spent gearing up for Easter with the kids making their Easter cards for relatives this morning and Easter Nests (chocolate cornflake cakes) this afternoon. Looking at the pictures below you'd think it was a wonderful rose tinted day with the kids like you see on these dreamy Instagram posts. You'd be wrong. You … Continue reading My Easter Nests Epic Fail
We've had a cracking start to the Easter holidays here with all this gorgeous weather. We decided to make the most of the sunshine (and the fact that I don't work weekends anymore!) by heading down to the beach yesterday. We stopped off in the New Forest first for a quick run around in the … Continue reading The Easter Holidays Have Begun!
I know a lot of you found my February half term list of activities and events very helpful so I'm hoping this one will be just as useful. I have searched for as many events as possible to share with you. Remember there are always local parks and walks perfect for picnics and bike rides. … Continue reading Easter Holiday 2017 Activities and Events
A friend of mine posted on her Facebook this morning asking for ideas of things to do with her 2 teenage children over the Easter holidays. Most of the activities I share on my blog are aimed at younger kids so it got me thinking, what am I going to do with them when they … Continue reading Activities For Teenagers