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 day you left but when my life became consumed by nipple pads, Baby TV and leaps yours … Continue reading Dear The Friends I Lost Along The Way
‘I’ve been at work all week’ – how many times do I have to hear that sodding phrase? I haven’t been on a well-being retreat all week neither have I indulged in any kind of self-pampering, in fact I have been at work for three out of seven days of the week, two more of them are spent doing activities with Frankie, the washing, the … Continue reading Mum V Dad
Spur of the moment me & a friend decided to go to Legoland for the day, someone was selling tickets on Facebook for the next day so we decided to bundle the two kids in the car and head to Windsor! Up & out @ 8am BAM! We got to Legoland for 10ish, no queue to get in (£6 for parking! Prime example of extortion … Continue reading Legoland, Windsor
Does anyone else permanently feel like they’re against the clock when you’ve got kids? Everything has a’time frame’ or limit. Want a shower or to get ready in the mornings? You know you’ve got 11 minutes until Thomas turns off and they come looking for you.. Dora is usually a good one around 19 minutes an episode thank the Lord (thank god we don’t watch … Continue reading MOMBIE
Do you ever look back at pictures of yourself before you became a Mum and think how easy and carefree it all was? No care for anyone else but yourself doing what you want when you want not having to keep a pack of quavers and an emergency dummy in your hand bag or check they haven’t done a poo every time you go to … Continue reading The you before you became a Mum ❤️
The spots are finally starting to disappear.. slowly & the sun was out so after 8 days isolation I decided Frankie was more than ready (and less infectious) to take over the park for an hour. He finally burnt out all the energy he has been building up over the last week in the park going down the slides, roundabouts and swings! & despite me … Continue reading Hutton’s at Wickford Memorial
‘So are you thinking of having another one?’, ‘When are you going to start trying for baby number two?’, ‘You know two years is a really good age gap to start trying again!’. Since my little boy turned two I have been asked when baby number two will be making an appearance. A lot of the Mums, friends and celebrities who were pregnant/had babies around the same time … Continue reading So.. When you having another?!