The last of Frankie’s birthday celebrations are over & I just cannot believe we are entering our fourth year together, everyone tells you how fast life goes when you have kids and they’re not wrong! It was a Team Umizoomi … Continue reading Frankie turns 3
After 3 years of the dependable dummy, Frankie has bid it farewell. We have been telling Frankie for months and preparing him that when he turns 3, his dummies will be going in the sky! I honestly thought we were … Continue reading Dummy Fairy
‘Fancy a drink after work?’, yes lets go to a bar and get the last train home! ‘Stay for one more, just one?’, I’ll stay for 12 hun! ‘Wanna check out that new cocktail bar in town?’, I’ll be ready … Continue reading After Work Drinks, a thing of the past
I honestly cannot believe I almost have a 3 year old! How has this happened bugs? Time needs to slow down, I’m not ready for it! He’s got a joint softplay party on the 18th with his friend who is … Continue reading Birthday Buying for my almost 3 year old!
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!
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..
Decided to cook all of Frankie’s favourite meals this week whilst he’s recovering & especially with the darker nights there is nothing better than a toad in the hole! It’s a wholesome inexpensive dinner and it’s so easy to make! … Continue reading Toad in the Hole
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 … Continue reading 360 Play, Basildon
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
My due date was estimated to be Friday 13th November 2015, finding out at 17 weeks that I was pregnant and without having a period for over a year his due date was worked out by estimation from his size … Continue reading Frankie’s Birth – Labour Story
Yesterday we had to attend Colchester Hospital for a pre-op appointment for Frankie who is having orchiopexy surgery next month. Orchiopexy (or orchidopexy) is a surgery to move an undescended (cryptorchid) testicle into the scrotum and permanently fix it there. … Continue reading Frankie’s & the pre-op
After seeing Little Baby Bum Live in Southend last month, I stumbled across The Saxon King in Southend, close to Priory Park, Prittlewell. The interior is so nice and homely and the outside has a lovely little park for the … Continue reading The Saxon King, Southend