Every year Hurley’s Pumpkin Forest opens it’s doors (gates) over October for their Pumpkin picking experience and this year was bigger and better than years before. If you are planning on visiting a pumpkin farm before the end of October, … Continue reading Hurley’s Pumpkin Forest
How has this happened?! In the blink of an eye my chubby 9 month little fidget bum is turning 3 next month, he’s potty trained, no longer takes a bottle at night and doesn’t need Mummy there all the time … Continue reading I nearly have a 3 year old!
The most wonderful time of the year is almost upon us & soon will be the dark nights and the Christmas lights will be turning on in your local town! I used to love going to watch the Christmas lights … Continue reading Essex Christmas Lights Dates 2018
I read (and calculated because I initially couldn’t believe it) that we have just 90 days left of 2018, in the most polite way possible where the f has 2018 gone?! I feel like all the goals I made back … Continue reading 90 days left of 2018
Have you ever seen a pig in shit? How happy they were? That was Frankie at Thomas Land! We recently had a short break to Thomas Land, staying over at the Drayton Manor Hotel for the night & we loved … Continue reading Thomas Land, Drayton Manor Park
toucanBox is described on their webiste as a flexible subscription encouraging crafting, creativity and learning in children aged 3-8 I recently ordered a toucanBox for Frankie after signing up to OhMyDosh! and choosing the incentive to earn £1.25 from signing … Continue reading toucanBox
Following our pre-op appointment at Colchester Hospital, Frankie’s & the pre-op, the two weeks following flew past and before I knew it was op day for Frankie! We took him to Southend-On-Sea to Adventure Island, Southend on Sea the night before so … Continue reading Frankie & The Orchiopexy Operation
Dear Working Parents, We’re doing it, YOU’re doing it. A working parent is having to choose going to work and trusting your child to someone else’s care. A working parent is coordinating extra hours here, missing a lunch break there, … Continue reading Dear Working Parents..
“Money, money, money, must be funny, in a rich man’s world” We are all out to earn some extra money where we can, selling old clothes on eBay, taking used toys to the bootsale, posting on Facebook Marketplace, googling ‘how … Continue reading Money, Money, Money
As Frankie’s third birthday approaches I am finding myself thinking more and more about having another baby. I always mentally thought that I would be trying, if not pregnant around his third birthday, with baby number two. The fact that … Continue reading Feeling Broody!?
Summer is almost over, the third Summer since I’ve been a Mummy for and I still haven’t quite done it, I’ve lost another stone but I still haven’t achieved my pre-Frankie weight. Despite all my best efforts (excluding the BBQs … Continue reading Dying for perfection
Dear All My Old Friends, I don’t know how it happened but life got in the way, we stopped being there for each other and now we’re friends no more. Was it when I became a Mum? Was we already … Continue reading Dear The Friends I Lost Along The Way