I remember my 8th birthday party as clear as day. I remember the friends that came; our meeting place outside; the weather that day and of course the immense fun we had on all of the rides. Fast forward 30 … Continue reading
So we are already 8 days into April. ~For those of you who hadn’t realised, April is a special month, not simply because it seems to be the start of a long awaited Springtime, but because it marks Autism Awareness … Continue reading
Hooray, for the Easter holidays. Two whole weeks of delicious family time and no alarm clocks for 6am! We have a few plans for the coming weeks: days out; seeing family; Glamping (oh yes!) and hopefully some walks down the beach. … Continue reading
Hey lovely readers! Firstly, thank you to every single one of you who helped me stay grounded after the incredible response to my teaching post, yet again. I actually found it even more overwhelming the second time around and seeing … Continue reading
I don’t know about you, but our weekends are crazy, crazy. Having my step sons at the weekend, means that we very rarely have an afternoon when I can honestly say it’s relaxing. Football matches on a cold, wet, muddy … Continue reading
Calling all Teachers, TA’s, Heads, Governors, NQTs … Whether you are new to teaching, still training or have been in the profession for many years, I have come across an event which I think you’re going to love. And it’s … Continue reading
We have literally said Goodbye to 2015 and hello to a sparkly, shiny, new year. For some, saying goodbye to a fabulous year is hard and they will have everything crossed that the new year brings just as many smiles, … Continue reading
It’s Christmas! Is there ever a more exciting time of year? I will definitely be using Christmas pressies and the rest of the school holidays after Christmas to make sure my children are completely fitted out for the Winter, especially … Continue reading
With Christmas day only 3 sleeps away, we have some very excited children in our house, although in truth, they have an even more excited Mummy who can’t wait to see their faces on Christmas morning. I still remember the … Continue reading
I’m sure I’m not the only one to notice that December has been very un-December like. I bought myself the most beautiful bobble hat for the winter and haven’t worn it once! It’s crazy to think that I’ve even done … Continue reading
What a thought, to start off your week.
I just love this photo of when we were decorating the tree. He usually has a big cheesy grin if he knows his photo is being taken so I love how natural this capture is.
The tree is up. The stockings are hung up ready. The Nativity is this week! And the huge list of presents to buy has finally started to be crossed off. I’m one of those people who much prefers someone to … Continue reading
It’s no joke when you have a baby, there really is no one to tell you what to do; there really is no one to show you what to do and there really is no one to tell you whether … Continue reading
At the weekend, Luke and I were in London, it was only for 1 night but it felt like an age for me. I missed my children so much, everything about them. When we got home yesterday I didn’t stop … Continue reading
A new week, sadly doesn’t erase the atrocious scenes that we have all seen in the news over the weekend.