It’s just one of those days. One of those ‘pull your hair out’ kinda days. Nothing really extreme is happening, no major unexpected tantrums (just the usual), I have a slight headache but its easing, Perky has a cold, lots of snot but I think we’re coming to the end of it. But I just can’t get into a rhythm.…

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So after long conversations and lots of maths that made my head hurt, Hubby and I decided it was best for me to stop working.  The simple fact was that one child in childcare was vaguely affordable but two was going to be crippling.  We were going to be paying money for me to work, I simply didn’t earn enough…

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So it occurred to me lately that although I really don’t mind how much ‘screen time’ the girls have I do care about the content. I spent much of my childhood sat in front of Disney films according to my mother but if I’m honest i don’t remember it being as constant as she tells me. Yes I can quote…

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The Birthday Weekend exceeded all expectations. Hubby did well on an epic scale! A nice relaxed morning of getting the girls ready and droppig them off at their Grandparents for the night, then straight to the train station and up to Waterloo.  We had lunch at Wagamamas ont he Southbank.  I enjoy Wagas even more now as we rarely get…

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I turn 30 next weekend. I’m not really sure where the last year has gone let alone 30 of them!  I’m OK with it though. Hubby really struggled turning 30 a few months ago, he’s not sure why but he found it very hard. Maybe the mourning of a lost youth? I am more optimistic about turning 30 as I…

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So, let’s start with the worst part… Leaving the girls. Ok, so it was only for 2 nights, my mum was looking after them and knew they would be absolutely fine…. But when it actually came to leaving the house at 0415 to go to the airport it was so much harder than I expected! I cried most of the…

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