I’m not the most confident swimmer, I can do it (not properly, I don’t like putting my face underwater) but I can float and get by which is good enough for me. My kids on the other hand LOVE the water. I enrolled Lily into swimming lessons last year and she’s come on leaps and… Continue reading Rubeons First Swim
It’s been seven weeks since Rubeon was born( where has that gone!!!), two of which were spent in hospital. So in essence I’ve had five weeks of being at home with three kids. It’s only been these past two weeks however that I’ve really started to be a mum-of-three. Now that might sound a bit… Continue reading How I’m Coping With Three.
As Christmas gets ever closer, wherever you look there’s Christmas decorations and trees being put up, presents being wrapped (unless you’re like me and completely behind and haven’t even started yet) and festive music being played everywhere you go. The one thing that really drums the countdown to Christmas for me is the annual Christmas… Continue reading Christmas Lights Switch On.
(I know, Lily’s birthday was in October…I’m catching up!) Usually, I’m all prepared for Lily’s birthday party, but this year I was in deep water… Now, had Rubeon come on his due date and not had the complications we encountered, the party would’ve been a breeze! (Likewise if I had thought about it and organised… Continue reading Lily’s 7th Birthday.
Hello November. This isn’t really a post of any relevance, it’s more of a “I’m still here and getting back into the swing of it” kinda post, so please bear with me 🙂 So hello November! You’ve come around far too quickly for my liking, and you’ve also brought the winter weather with you. I’ve… Continue reading Hello November.
No, not that C-word. Calm your pants, I’m on about the other C-word. Christmas. Now really. We’ve only just hit October, so yes…I can appreciate people want to get organised and start their shopping (which, in all honesty is probably a good idea) but shops have had decorations and advent calendars out since September! As soon as the slightest whisper of… Continue reading Who keeps muttering the C-Word?!
Words parents often only dream of speaking: “a child free weekend.” For most it’s a far off dream, one that can only be reached in the depths of blissful sleep. (And let’s be real, how often does that happen with kids??) So, how on earth did I manage to wing a whole weekend without the kids?! I’ll… Continue reading A Child Free Weekend.