Growing Up With You

As we navigate the new world of the tweenage years and Secondary School my firstborn and I are in a whole new territory. Gone are the days of her first steps and first words. Gone are the days of her potty training and first time at Nursery. Instead we have other firsts like first exams,... Continue Reading →

Happy Hump Day

Today is Wednesday which means tomorrow is pre-Friday which means the next day is Friday, so it’s basically Friday. This week brings us the second week of the kids being back to school with the kids continuing their clubs and rebelling against the routine AKA usual bedtime terror antics and the standard morning bickering (which... Continue Reading →

My Carry Potty

Toddler Travel potty! Not gifted/not an ad.One of the most useful things when you have a potty training toddler while out and about on your adventures - so thought I'd share ☺It's lightweight, leak-proof, and bag-free, it makes an excellent portable potty, particularly if there is nowhere suitable to dispose of the contents immediately or... Continue Reading →

Bacon Cauliflower Cheese

Cauliflower Cheese with Bacon and Runner beans Recipe cooked by The Shaws!I can in fact say, with my professional taste buds, it tastes amazing! Of course you can alter the recipe to suit - by that I mean if vegetarian then no bacon, if vegan you can use vegan alternatives. The recipe below is what... Continue Reading →

Adapt Overcome

... And even if it doesn't work out (and it definitely hasn't worked out the way I expected, like, at all) then atleast you have stories fun of adventures and epic character development. Because even on my hard days, I know I have things that have worked out in their own weird way - and... Continue Reading →

DEAR DIARY

How on earth is it Friday already?! When I was younger it felt like weeks would last years and years a lifetime! Now I feel as though I blink and I've missed a month.Been a crazy first week for the holidays - positives and negatives moments as always.Here's a photo dump of our caravan staycation... Continue Reading →

Schools out for summer

Schools out for Summer! End of the school year VS the start of the school year!The month has been pretty hectic with end of school, clubs, family commitments, creating 'non paid ad' content etc. Last week was a big week for my little family though with it being the End of Year for school which... Continue Reading →

Small successes

If anyone knows me, they'll know I live in the negative side of life (my bad) - almost as if feeling any moments of pride is punishable by death, or to have any sense of happiness it'll be taken away, how dare I feel happy, how dare I move on, how dare I embrace my... Continue Reading →

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