My monthly bucket list – August

Another month has been and gone and I can not believe it is now August..August!!! July has been a month of ups and downs. We found out our cat Blue passed away and I have…

A week of smiles #5

It’s Sunday again so it is time for another week of smiles. This week has been hard work, Leo is poorly with a chest and ear infection so I have pretty much just been cuddling him all…

Top tips for coping with a poorly toddler

The last 5 days have been so stressful, they have really challenged me and put my parenting skills to the test. My lovely Leo has yet again got an ear infection but to make matters…

Introducing Jessy the kitten

Yes, you read that right. We’ve got a new kitten! Meet Jessy everyone. Deciding to get another cat after what happened to our boy Blue wasn’t easy. After we got that dreaded phone call from…

A week of smiles #4

I absolutely love this time of the week. I get to just curl up on my sofa, check back through my diary and look at my pictures and reflect on all the things that have…

Review: Wilton Bradley beach tent

I can hardly believe it but it has been a whole month since we got back from our first family holiday in Majorca. As you can probably imagine, I massively over packed.  We had 2 suitcases full…

A week of smiles #3

This week has been so fun! You may have noticed I have not blogged much this past week. The reason for this simply being me and Leo have been too busy enjoying some quality time…

The reality of working evenings

The word ‘mummy’ can follow a number of different words in an attempt by others, or sometimes yourself, to define what type of mother you are. These prefixes include, but are not limited to: young,…

Strawberry picking on the Gower

The sun was shining on Friday and as Oli’s weekend starts on a Friday we decided to go do something different. One of my lovely mum friends had told me that a farm near us…

A week of smiles #2

My little family and I have done lots of fun things this week but it has also been a really sad week. On Wednesday we got a phone call from the vet saying our lovely…

Getting drunk with Christian Grey

Before you all get too excited, no I have not been off enjoying a few alcoholic beverages with Jamie Dornan. However, on Thursday, Oli and I did get a little drunk watching 50 shades of…

50 things I will never forget about the day I went into labour

I have said it once and I will say it again, Leo is turning 2 next month! It has been nearly 24 months since my little man entered this world and I still remember every…

A week of smiles #1

Do you ever just have one of those weeks where you feel like it’s all too much? That’s how I have been feeling this week. My cat Blue has been missing since the middle of…

5 advantages and disadvantages of a self catering holiday

We have been home from holiday for nearly 2 weeks and I have got the serious holiday blues! I have spent a lot of time looking through all our holiday snaps and reflecting on our…

My monthly bucket list – July

Where did June go?! I can’t believe it is July tomorrow, this year is flying by and before I know it we will be in August and my baby will be 2. June has been…