Yesterday the kids woke us up at 5.30am to tell us ‘There’s snow outside mummy!’ – and there was! Not loads, but plenty for sledging and snowball fights. They had the quickest breakfast ever and were outside making a snowman by 8am.Their school was still open so we wrapped up… View Post

BOY!20 week scan today, all went well and everything seems perfectly normal. There was no doubt at all that it was a boy! Am relieved that everything looks good at this stage, feel like I can relax and enjoy the pregnancy a little bit more now. Saw my consultant after… View Post

So, we are starting to buy bits and pieces for the new baby who will be arriving in May. We have already managed to get a fantastic sleigh cot bed from Babies R Us in their January sale http://www.toysrus.co.uk/Babies-R-Us/Nursery/Cots-and-Cotbeds/Sleigh-Cotbed-in-Dark-Finish(0093311)?searchPosition=2 , and have also got our fabulous Icandy Peach Jogger on order. http://www.icandyworld.com/uk/en/products/peach_jogger_carrycot.… View Post

I have only recently discovered Zulily UK but I am now totally addicted to it! So what is it? Zulily UK is a daily deals site, which features brand new offers for mums, babies and children every day! These events are time limited, and members are emailed every day with… View Post

When my kids come home from school, they are always ‘bored’ and looking for something fun to do. Tonight they are painting salt dough shapes and my kitchen looks like a paintball arena already, but they are happy and having fun, which allows me to get on with cooking tea… View Post

Well it’s 2013….already! Time really does fly once you have little ones!New Years Day was cold and wintry here, but we kept warm with a lovely dinner at hubby’s sisters house, followed by a gorgeous stroll round the Quay – kids rode their scooters, climbed trees and generally had a… View Post

Post Christmas mayhem is the only way to describe this week really lol! There has been lots of rearranging toys/furniture/playrooms to accomodate all the new toys – its a bit like doing a massive 3D jigsaw puzzle but with funny shaped pieces! I think everything now has a new home… View Post

Well, we survived Christmas! A wonderful time was had by all! Wrapping the kids main presents took us an age on Christmas Eve, but the kids faces when they came downstairs made it all worthwhile! After the usual Father Christmas, present overload, Christmas day saw us having a delicious roast… View Post

Phew! What a week! They are right about things happening in threes….. Hubby’s car went in for MOT at the beginning of the week, and typically the week before Christmas it failed – needed lots of work and cost me over £300! The next day, my washing machine broke –… View Post