I know - no posts for AGES at the end of last year. Basically, life went a bit crazy. House move, puppy, the unending demands of school in the winter term and, of course, Christmas. Speaking of which, I wish you all a VERY Happy New Year. One other thing that almost happened last year… Continue reading What almost happened…..
Ordinarily, those are words you'd be happy to hear. But what if you're hearing those words and, instead of bringing comfort, they just add to your despair. Despair is a strong word, but in the case of 'today' it is absolutely on point. You see today was a worse than usual bad morning in our… Continue reading “Don’t worry, you’re perfectly normal”
To say my relationship with running has been a bit hit and miss since Brighton would be a massive understatement. Having had a course of acupuncture which resulted in a huge reduction in pain from my Achilles as well as increased flexibility in my ankle, I expected just to lace up my trainers a trot… Continue reading Getting my run on (again)….
Fear not, this is not going to be a post about the well known 80's sit com. Personally I was never a fan anyway! Nope, this is a recap of a camping expedition we ventured on a couple of weeks ago. Okay, expedition might be over-egging the trip a tad but we went camping... In… Continue reading Hi De Hi Campers!
When hundreds of women get together with just jewellery in common, amazing things can happen!
The first post for a while and one which took a bit of a random journey into the scary place that must be my sub-conscious!
It's the final countdown to Brighton. Training done, now just to hope it all comes together on the day!
Forget the birthing horror stories… here are some of the realities of having children that not one single person tells you before you make ‘that’ life choice! The ‘Stroppy Sevens ‘ are an actual thing and they are WAAAAAAY harder to deal with than the terrible twos or threenagers! We are currently living the ‘Stroppy… Continue reading What nobody tells you about having children……
They say it takes, on average, 66 days to form a habit. Well, I would like to know exactly who 'they' are and introduce them to my (& just about anyone else's) children. You see my eldest has seen well over 2190 days and my youngest over 1095 days. And I am pretty certain that,… Continue reading Habit forming
Okay - I know that it's generally a pretty serious business raising small, completely dependent people into decent, kind and considerate members of society who will (hopefully) look after us in our old age. There are challenges every single day from the second they arrive into your life and things will NEVER be the same… Continue reading When parenting gets serious…..