• White Elm Petting Farm & Softplay Barn – Bicknacre

    White Elm Petting Farm has been our favourite day out since Frankie was around 6 months old. I hate big farms, I don’t have the money to spend £20 on entry nor do I think the fee is ever worth it unless it is height of season and there is…

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    Feeling Broody!?

    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 I’m not has been weighing heavily on my head at…

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    Dying for perfection

    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 and cider of the summer) I still have bingo wings,…

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    360 Play, Basildon

    Bank Holiday Monday me & Frankie were at a loose end so I decided to take us to 360 Play at Festival Leisure Park up the road from us and we wasn’t disappointed! I had been put off going before as I had gone in when Frankie was around 1…

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    Dear The Friends I Lost Along The Way

    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 drifting before then? I can’t put my finger on the…

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