If you’ve been following me on Facebook or Twitter during the last few days then I am terribly sorry about all the ‘drama’. My emotions have been running high and I’m feeling pretty exhausted from it all! First we were going to Rhodes, then we weren’t, now we are again. Phew. Life with kids is never simple. Or easy. Pass me…

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Dave and I fell for each other over 10 years ago. It was one of those relationships where you literally can’t wait to see them or speak to them – and get excited when you receive a text! I was in my late 20’s at the time – so we weren’t young kids – but it was still exciting all the same.…

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Becoming a Stay-at-home-Mum was really important to me personally and I will forever feel fortunate to have been able to do it for the last 4 years. Luckily, financially, my Husband and I were in a position to be able to select this option – and it has worked really well for both of us; achieving the right work/life balance for us…

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Since my twins Harry & Lottie were toddlers they have ALWAYS been interested in children’s crafts and making things. They get so excited with anything to do with stickers, paints, glue and colouring in. In fact, as they get older and are now preschoolers, this is getting more and more of a passion. Lottie especially loves to create things on card…

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I have written before on here about Lottie’s separation anxiety towards me. This has been a really challenging part of parenting as a Mum…having a little girl who doesn’t like being with anyone else, or being away from your side…especially when she is a twin. It is something that I have spoken to other parents, friends, health visitors, sought advice online over –…

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When I used to dream about myself & Motherhood I actually thought that I was going to nail it. In my head (during the week) I’d be off swimming one day, baby yoga the next, and then meeting up with my new Mummy friends to do Starbucks and shopping with my new baby. Days out galore. I thought I’d really…

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Harry & Lottie own a great deal of toys that they have been given as presents over the last few years. They have a joint playroom and a bedroom each FULL of boxes of toys and games. Mostly of the plastic variety that come in plenty of bits. And whilst they love playing with them it is so nice when they get a toy that…

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We moved into our new-build home 6 months ago and still very much remain the ‘new kids on the block’ in our village. We are therefore throwing ourselves (as a family) into the local community as best as we can…trying our hardest to make friends with the neighbours and with the children and Mums at school. Everyone has been SO friendly so…

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Mother’s Day today has been a very quiet affair for me and my little family. We had no real plans. Nowhere to be. My Mum was at my Sister’s house, and Hubby’s Mum on holiday, so it was just the four of us. I’d had a busy few days before. I went to a spa weekend with some blogging friends on Friday and Saturday, which…

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