When I was pregnant with my (rather large) twin, baby-bump I obviously dreamed of the kind of Mum that I’d like to be. I hoped that I would be heaps of fun, caring and kind. Radiate love. Our babies had taken quite a few years (and tears) to conceive and so I definitely knew that they were going to be the centre…

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I’ve said it on my blog before that I have never personally been a massive fan of Halloween, pre-children. I think it’s because my own parents were never really into it and didn’t make a huge deal of it themselves. I’m not even sure it was that ‘big a thing’ back then. However, since having my own children it has been fun over the last…

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I was chatting to a friend today about the twins turning four and talking about how there are now more moments of relaxing and unwinding in our home nowadays. I mean, they’re still little and they still do bonkers things – like get crazy after preschool or want to repeatedly jump off the arm of the sofa on a Saturday morning, but…

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Let me say something here before I go on with this post in case you think that I’m picturing a scene of total parental bliss – and that is the fact that my twins own an iPad each and they love to watch TV. Sometimes they come straight home from preschool and I put the box on immediately. This is mostly…

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The school summer holidays are nearly at an end now – just one week to go – and I don’t know about you but I am feeling pretty tired and have completely run out of ideas for fun stuff to do! Over the last five weeks the twins and I have been out to parks, been swimming, done numerous playdates, soft play,…

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