We finally did it! We took the girls on an airplane. I have always been one of those reluctant parents who have held off putting a toddler through the pain of an airport and then a flight but the time came and we headed off on the cruise in the med. To get to the… Continue reading First time flying with the children
“Mummy! Run there is a bear behind us!” is the scream that came from behind me. I turned to see my five year old daughter being carried by her 15 year old cousin Mr D who is running straight towards me. We aren’t out in the Alaskan wilderness or at a themed kid’s park. We… Continue reading Letting the kids run wild at the Look Out in Bracknell
So firstly I need to tell you that I am just not a massive fan of planned days out. Going to the aquarium, theme parks, the zoo etc all make me come out in a cold sweat! I do it for the girls but I have to mentally prepare myself in advance. As a child… Continue reading Why I hate theme parks and the ‘annual pass’ posse!
A few weeks back my youngest child turned two! I spent the day making it as fun as possible for Miss I and hosting a big family BBQ to celebrate having that little lady in our lives. Although I enjoyed it all I kept waiting for the pang of my ovaries aching wanting another baby… Continue reading I don’t want another baby. Is that so hard to understand?
The list of the five (not very exciting) things I simply can’t do without since having kids!
Recently life has been a bit slow going! I had a sinus infection and a cold sore UP MY NOSE! WTF! It has totally wiped me out and really all I have been able to focus on is looking after the girls and going to work each day. I had to cancel the half Marathon… Continue reading My ‘mummy’ bucket list
Can a Sunday roast feed us for more than one day?