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Day 21 - Water Splash

Day 21

One of my favourite pass times as a kid was swimming. Taking Ellie and her little friends to the pool was great fun, I hope they love the water as much as I did. 42 more words

Black And White

Sudocrem Care and Protect: A Review

I’m going to say something very mumsy now. You’ll have to forgive me… I love Sudocrem. I do. I just love it. As a mum, I have tried lots of brands from lotions and potions to clothes and gadgets. 622 more words

Baby & Toddler

I need instructions for normal

We had our consultant appointment yesterday, and we have the all clear to carry on as normal. No bed rest or even house arrest, because apparently all this lying around might lead to blood clots in my legs and the risk of that is now greater than the risk of bringing on any further bleeds or, indeed, labour. 733 more words


Approaching the Tantrum Twos

In Leo’s first sixteen months he has taught me many things.

Right now, I am in the middle of a crash course, how to share your house with a temperamental toddler. 821 more words


New Blog Direction

So, I got thinking the other night about how I can make better use of my free time for the things that matter – family, friends, health, experiences (& somewhere there sleep.) I have a very busy toddler keeping me on my toes, and I have another active bun in the oven sapping my energy levels of late. 221 more words


Where there's tea...

There’s hope. As the old saying goes. There’s also friends, comfort and a jolly good time!  

My love affair with tea predates my marriage, oldest friendship and even my junior dolphin obsession Luckily two out of those three involve plenty of times for tea. 468 more words



When sadness leaves you bare
When nothing’s left – not even care
Have yourself a little laugh
And understand that life has to be tough. 68 more words