Isn’t it funny how as parents we are torn between wanting our kids to grow up and at the same time stay little for as log as possible? We can’t wait for them to start sitting up, walk and talk – and praise the day they can use a toilet by themselves! But we soon… Continue reading Please Slow Down Growing Up…
Okay. I won’t be the first to say this, and I sure won’t be the last: Parenting is hard work. And I’m open enough to admit that some days I struggle. I’m sure we can all agree there are some days when we just wish for bedtime to come around so we can put our… Continue reading Am I a Bad Parent for wanting ‘me time’?
Well, we’ve all made it. We survived another (or your first) year of nursery and school. Now we are going to be thrown out of our routines, and for 6 whole weeks our delights are going to be at home, with us… for 6 weeks…With cries and wails of “I’m boooored. What can I do?”… Continue reading 10 Things to do this Summer.
So here we are, over half way already! Let’s find out what’s happening. The Baby At present, the baby is now the size of a “large mango,” just a little over 500g (and boy can I feel it!) and is measuring around 28cm (with our genes, it wouldn’t surprise me if Baby Berney is measuring longer… Continue reading Pregnancy: Week 23.
If there’s one thing in this life that I don’t have, it’s a plan. Whether that’s a plan for keeping the kids entertained over the half term holidays, or to get into gear and actually write something on here, or even where I see my life in 5, 10, or 30 years. Whatever it is, I tend… Continue reading “Will You Have Any More Kids?”
How many times have you second guessed your parenting skills, or wondered whether that something you did, you perhaps shouldn’t have? I often sit here and think to myself; am I doing enough for my kids? I’d like to think so. We aren’t rich, and more often than not we spend a lot of weekends… Continue reading Are you doing enough for your children?
I realised the other day that the kids are growing at an exponential rate, and I haven’t really documented much on what they’ve been doing – which was the whole point of this blog! So, lets crack on with what’s been happening! Firstly, we have one more week left at school before we’re on half term… Continue reading General Update on the Family.