So the schools were off with us today and the sun was actually out, which is kinda rare in North East Scotland and even rarer on a school holiday!! It was actually such a relief that we didn’t have the school run this morning as we had a really busy weekend! We took the Kids… Continue reading Hello Sunshine!!
Its Friday!!! The start of the weekend and long lies!! Oh no wait I’m a parent! Actually I’m being facetious, in our house we take turns who gets up with the kids so we each get a long lie one day a week! Andrew sometimes chooses to sacrifice his turn of a long lie to… Continue reading Stay at home or working Parent
So yesterday I took a day off blogging to enjoy Elle’s Birthday! Andrew had the day off work so we had a rare day together where we had no plans, so we could just do as we pleased! Bliss! Caitlin was in school unfortunately but it meant we could do “boring” things she wouldn’t enjoy… Continue reading Feeling the pressure!
So this time last year we were preparing for the arrival of baby Elle the following day! I was going in for a planned section which was very surreal! With my first daughter I had planned to have a natural labour (well actually a home birth but i had to change that plan when I… Continue reading Baby Elle
This weekend we celebrated Elle’s first birthday!! Just a few friends round for some tea and cake . . . . NOT!!!!! In my defence it was only family and some family friends, we just have a big family!! When it comes to celebrating my children’s birthdays I very much struggle to keep things “low… Continue reading Party, Party, Party!!!
Shit, shit, shit!!! I totally forgot to be the tooth fairy! Ok Im going to be honest with you now and you aren’t allowed to report me to social services!! The tooth fairy didn’t come three nights in a row! In my defence my kids won’t bloody sleep at night!!! By the time they are… Continue reading The Tooth Fairy didn’t come
The thing about having a family is you have to feed them. Like all the time! Its a bloody full time job feeding them!! That might sound like an exaggeration but let me give you an idea of the situation Im dealing with. Caitlin is 9 and has very specific dietary requirements. Not on medical… Continue reading Hunter-gatherer