“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?
Since my daughter started school in September I have become a little ‘obsessed’ with naming the other types of mums in the playground at pick up: The ‘be my friend’ mum – Now this mum is always trying to talk to everyone and start random conversations. Obviously not with me because I am stood in… Continue reading The ‘other’ mums in the playground!