50 Book Challenge

I hve recently read a blog post about a 50 book challenge one fellow blogger completed last year. I love to read and as a young girl living in a pretty mans world in the middle of nowhere on a farm I often found solace in losing myself in a magical world or gripping drama. However […]

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Our Perfect Date Night

When you have children time alone can be very hard to come by. We had decided to do a little date night once a month so we can be baby free and have some us time. This was our idea a month after Max was born. He’s 7 months old now and we’ve had a grand total […]

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My Mumspo

I’ll start off with explaining what Mumspo is – it’s a random word (I think?!) that I’ve just made up for the title of this post and it is essentially a mash up of ‘mums’ and ‘inspiration’. Totally ingenious right?!.. I love watching reality shows and as the famous life goes I guess you really […]

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The Switch Has Been Flicked..

Last Sunday was a nightmare. No No No No No. Amelia has always been really well behaved. She tidies up after herself, she does what she’s told, she brings me things when I’m being lazy or have Max’s nappy off with poo everywhere and no wetwipes in reaching distance. I was always the smug one […]

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Making Time For Mum

Having two children means all day – well lets face it all year! – is being taken over by all things baby, toddler and then Jack too when he comes home from work. Of course I love looking after my two little monkeys and then letting Jack just chill out and have some down time […]

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Hello February!

Is it just me or has January really dragged out?! It seems like we’ve been waiting a year just to get to February! First of all I’ll start with my January Best Bits: Max on the Move! Max is rolling around like a mad man and dragging himself from point A to point B. He gets […]

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The Mum I Am

I’ve been thinking a lot about the Mum I have always wanted to be – the perfectly groomed, easy going, always happy and positive, never yelling, wearing designer clothes. HA! What a lovely dream that was whilst it lasted! The truth is parenting doesn’t really allow you much time to look after yourself whilst keeping […]

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A Bit Of An Old Nag

How often do you go through a day without raising your voice? Without completely losing your shit? Do you ever sit there in the evening when your children are in bed and just think? Think what did I really get so annoyed about? Wonder whether it was even really worth raising your voice? Wonder what […]

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Today Started With Me.

Well it wasnt actually today, it was yesterday and it was great! A typical Wednesday for us means wake up, get ready and then off to a morning session of stay and play. Usually this means waking up half an hour before we have to leave, rushing around like a mad woman trying to make […]

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My K: New Season Must Haves!!

It’s fair to say that what Amelia and Max wears is a bit of an obsession of mine. I tend to dress them in anything that I think looks nice and this is why I love the new My K by Myleene Klass range in Mothercare! Amelia Cute tee’s are always a great piece for children’s […]

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