Thomas. Age 4 and 3 months My big little man started reception in September and it’s brought some big changes with it. New routine, new friends, new WhatsApp / facebook groups and a whole heap of admin. Here’s what my little learner has to say about school so far; School is stupid and boring. And… Continue reading All this learning is just SO exhausting Mummy.
My big boy is off to school at last! After a fairly testing summer I’ve been really looking forward to this day! However, thanks to the phased start to school (seriously, how is one supposed to hold down and do a good job at this time of year?!) I took the day off work today… Continue reading School’s IN!
Well….more like glamping really. Because you couldn’t really call this wild camping. Wooden furniture, a king sized bed and electric shower included, thank you please, Canvas Holidays. This was our first holiday just the 4 of us, we’ve either gone with friends or family since we became parents which has generally meant a) extra pairs… Continue reading Camping en France!
I was in labour. And had been for 21 hours. And was going to be for another 14 hours. Urgh. But this isn’t a blog post about labour, it’s a bit of reflection on the eve of my baby boy’s 4th birthday (how the hecky peck did THAT happen?) about just how little clue I… Continue reading This time 4 years ago…
Ok hands up…I’m a social media addict. I use it for many reasons, mainly sharing photos, promoting my business and keeping up to date with what my friends are up to. I adore having a newsfeed full of happy, smiling people having fun, and kids who are #growinguptoofast. I’ve connected with long lost cousins in… Continue reading My love / hate relationship with Social media.
Once again, I was unsure whether to blog about this but I’ve decided to as it seems to be an issue close to many people’s hearts – and so many people wanted to know how my meeting went this week, so here you are! On the back of the letter I sent recently, I was… Continue reading A meeting with my former employer…
I wasn’t sure whether to blog about this or not but here’s the letter I wrote to my former employer on 13th April as part of the Pregnant Then Screwed & Guilty Mothers Club ‘Dear Employer’ campaign. Mine was perhaps not the most shocking situation there, it was just fairly typical of how the working… Continue reading A letter to my former employer….