Anyone who has lived with me will probably vouch that I’m not the most sprightly person first thing in the morning, to say the least. These days the twins run into our bedroom every single day, as soon as they wake up, (usually around 6.45am) and instantly want to chat, play and get up for breakfast. I really struggle to open…

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Seeing as December is nearing an end and 2017 is upon us (eeeek), it feels time to get organised and ready for the start of new tasks doesn’t it? I don’t know about you but at this time of year it prompts me to want to start ‘afresh’, achieve many goals for the new year ahead and get more organised.…

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Politically, what a bizarre year 2016 was. First Brexit (who’d have thought that?) and then Trump became President of the USA. I’m hoping that the world shapes up to be a good place for my twins to grow up in because I’m a real advocate for fairness and equality. Here’s hoping. That aside, on a personal level, 2016 has been pretty…

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We have just put the tree up in our family home and it was fantastic watching our twins really enjoying the whole process – they were SO excited! Afterwards, Dave and I were talking about how much we both just love everything Christmas. Harry & Lottie (now 4) are incredibly excited about the festive period already…but us adults are too, there’s no…

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I work from home 3 days a week, which subsequently means being in front of my iMac for most of it. This can drive me a little stir crazy sometimes, especially if Hubby is working away that week and I don’t get much adult conversation all day! I therefore like to pop into Worcester as much as I can these days to either…

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Family… The twins are really enjoying preschool which is lovely as they have so many little friends. I have actually considered putting them in for more days (they currently do 3) as my work is SO busy lately; I keep swaying from one decision to another. The ‘Mum guilt’ however keeps eating away at me and so I don’t know what…

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Despite being highly organised in most areas for the festive period, every year I am sent into a last-minute, desperate panic when it comes to buying presents for the men in my family. I find men’s gifts either super expensive, or just pretty ‘samey’ year-on-year. For some reason my Husband is just so difficult to buy for at Christmas time – because he has…

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There is so much going on in our little world right now that I thought I’d condense it all into a post and do a little update as to what we’re up to with our life. September and early October is proving SO hectic for us and exciting too! Family… The most exciting thing right now in our life is that…

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