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 →

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 →

Primary School Leaver 2021

PRIMARY SCHOOL LEAVER 2021!! (She finishes Friday)A before and after.I'd be lying if I said looking at this didn't make me feel both emotional and proud. Don't worry I'm not going to write an essay about our journey, about how strong she is, resilient, persistent and an amazing big sister she is, an amazing first... 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 →

Single Parents Day

President Ronald Reagan signed Proclamation 5166, which declared the 21st of March, 1984, as Single Parents’ Day. Since then, this date has been embraced across the United States, as well as many other countries around the world. The International Vice President of Membership for Parents Without Partners, Mary Anne Britton, says that Single Parents' Day is... Continue Reading →

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