This week my big boy started at pre-school! Just 3 afternoons a week in preparation for starting school properly next September (Gulp!) As it’s only 3 hours a day he has to attend the wrap around care at nursery still so I can get a full day at work in. So far, so good I… Continue reading A week of firsts…
During my second pregnancy, people told me that baby number two would be a LOT harder work than the first…you know the type of advice I mean, it’s always really well intended but made me want to scream “just let me enjoy it and find out for myself!” Of course I’d be treating both children exactly… Continue reading Second child syndrome
Had myself a little date with a very handsome young man yesterday, yes I took my 3 year old son to see Paw Patrol Live at the Leeds Arena. And this was his face when I told him where we were going…. Obviously we’re on a bus here, top deck at the front, which was… Continue reading Pup pup Boogie…..
(Yes I did have to work that one out!) The only relevance of the pics is that they were taken almost that entire time apart. I was winging it then and I’m winging it, albeit slightly more confidently, now! I remember receiving my NCT newsletter, when my first born was tiny, and it referring to… Continue reading Things I’m learning as a parent 1146 days in
I’ve spent the last 5 Saturdays on an introduction to photography course and it’s been absolutely ace. I love taking pics but until 5 weeks ago was doing it entirely on my iphone….and now I’ve learnt how to use a proper camera. The difference in the picture quality was well worth it! Today’s lesson was… Continue reading Photoshopping the sh*t out of life and the life out of sh*t
My big boy is three TODAY (gulp!) and I’m wondering where exactly did those 3 years and that tiny crumple faced newborn boy go? That baby that I held and didn’t think I knew what to do with. That baby with whom I couldn’t see past those first few sleep deprived weeks with, and thought… Continue reading #threenager!
Even though she’s named in the title of this blog, I’ve never even really written about my beautiful, crazy hound Lottie. People often ask how I cope with the dog as well as the kids and let me tell you, juggling an almost 3 year old, a just turned 1 year old and an energetic… Continue reading Me and my Lottie Dog