Happy 1 month birthday to my beautiful baby boy! It has been an eventful 31 days.
Advent calendars don’t just have to be about chocolate and sweets. My girls and I have had great fun with this simple idea the last few years and I hope you find it useful too! Continue reading
Why does the Giraffe have long legs?….
On the way home from school on Friday I got accused of ‘forgetting’. My sharp little nearly-5-year-old remembers everything and notices when I don’t! My crime had been to not put a special note in her lunch box that day, and my heart sank when she told me I had ‘forgotted’ her special message. Continue reading
Well, I am starting to feel well and truly pregnant! Yes, for those who have not heard we are expecting baby No. 3 and I am 16 weeks gone already. With looking after the other two I often forget but with a rapidly expanding waistline and the need to dig out maternity trousers from the loft I am starting to notice the change. A hair band will no longer do to connect my button and zipper on my jeans! Continue reading
Tonight my garden is looking particularly dazzling in the evening sunlight. The east facing garden catches glimpses of the setting sun through the gaps between the houses and even the poisonous foxgloves glow in it’s warm light. Finally flowers are appearing – long overdue – a splash of vibrant colour injects some much needed energy into our home environment on a night where I feel a little exhausted and searching for answers. Continue reading