We have a great 6 weeks holiday from school, I can’t believe they are nearly over. I wanted to say what were our highs and lows of the summer: Highs Getting to spend so much time with my children. Lots of fun activities including going to the beach and the forest. Gorgeous sunny weather. Spending… Continue reading Summer holiday highs and lows
I went out with my girlfriends last night. We’ve not done it in ages, for starters one of them lives in Dubai for most of the year and the other had a baby 6 months ago. So getting together has been a bit tricky to say the least! We had a great time, we had… Continue reading It’s the little things…
As it’s the summer holidays I want to do as much with the kids as possible without costing the earth. In one of the local towns there is a woodlands centre, we haven’t been many times but I think as the girls get older we go more often. This week there was a session in… Continue reading My little woodland creatures
I’m trying to encourage Little M to eat more fruit and veg so I wanted to give smoothie making a go. With my children you have to Big everything up and make sound really exciting, no matter what it is. I started talking about smoothies about 2 hours before we did it! Little M was… Continue reading Smoothie making
With the summer holidays approaching it can be quite a worrying time for some parents. Personally I’m a bit concerned about having enough money to pay the bills and also do different activities with the children. It got me thinking about the various things I could do that are free or really cheap to do.… Continue reading Summer holidays on the cheap!
I truly thought that this was going to be the worst year of my life, without a full time job I was so concerned about how we were going to survive as a family on less money and the stress of me not knowing where I was going to be from week to week, in… Continue reading The end of the (school) year
Children love to use their imagination, my little girls are obsessed with pretending to be different things. At the moment Big M switched from Snowy Doggy to Rainbow Doggy to being a bird laying eggs. At 3 she is learning how to play though pretend. Older children also have a love for imaginative play, but… Continue reading Review – Wannabees
I don’t know about you but these 2 weeks seem to have gone on forever, not in a bad way. I’ve loved being at home and playing with my girls. We’ve done so much but not spent that much money which is always a worry in the school hols especially when you’re on supply and… Continue reading The end of the Easter hols 😩
I haven’t been the best at keeping up with my blog recently. It’s been tough to keep my focus when stuff with my job hasn’t been great and the blog was feeling a little like a job. But hopefully things are little more settled Anyway, you’re probably wondering what that’s got to do with the… Continue reading Child free holiday
When you think about going on holiday with toddlers it can feel a little daunting. We are wanting to go on a holiday soon and it got me thinking about what do we need to remember and how we can make it as stress free as possible. When Big M was 4 months old we… Continue reading Holiday Plans?