Versatile Blogger Award

Yesterday I had a lovely comment from The Rambling Pages saying she had awarded me the Versatile Blogger Award. Woo hoo! I love praise. If you haven’t read her blog then take a look, it’s a funny and bitingly honest read, about life as a mum of two,...

The Gallery – Shoes

I just don’t get it. Other people love their shoes, they spend half their income on them, dedicate a whole room of their house to them. There is even a TV series, Sex in the City, devoted to shoe obsession. To me shoes protect your feet. That’s about it. I...

Mummy Fail

I’m fairly relaxed about this parenting malarky second time around. The twins make a huge mess at dinner (well all the time actually) eat a range of foods some of them shock/horror unhealthy, sometimes miss their nap, play in the mud and sand and generally carry...

Listography: Things I did this Summer

This Summer I mainly: played with the children, tidied up, changed nappies, made dinner, washed up, went running, wrote my blog, read, talked about babies and children, and ate too much ice cream. All good but not really very interesting – so I thought this week...

Hotel MumandDad

I am feeling exceptionally cheerful this week because I am writing from my Summer retreat at the Hotel MumandDad. This is a franchise you will certainly know, although you may not have visited recently. There are numerous locations worldwide, however membership...

The Gallery – Animals

 About two weeks ago we were at a friends’ house and my daughter started going on and on about wanting to find a ladybird. The day before she had found about ten in my brother-in-law’s garden so she thought they were easy to find. It was my fault to...

Britmums – What’s in your handbag

Rebecca EnglishMother of 3http://1978rebecca.blogspot.com/Changing bag/handbag26/8/11purseNappies, wipes and nappy bagsHTC DesireVaselinefeatherflowercrayonsbookpop knee padshairclipwaybulooTinkerbellfinger puppethair clipscameradrinks...

Listography: Seasonal Survival Tips

I quite like September – crisp Autumn days, a fresh start, new season clothes.  I never minded school so I don’t have bad associations. This September my eldest daughter is starting in reception so we have reached a big milestone. I am apprehensive...