So, here I am, lying knackered on the sofa after yet another day of cleaning poo out of pants. Anybody else hear my cry of pain and give me an exhausted nod of sympathy. It’s been a while since I wrote, a variety of reasons over a tough year but I’m back and today I’m… Continue reading Potty training… Take 20million!!
I’ve thought long and hard and wrestled and procrastinated about this post for literally months. It is in truth the reason I haven’t posted in such a long time. I’ve been avoiding it, albeit it strangely since the amazing Lindsay from http://www.haveyouseenthatgirl.com asked me to write a piece for her. I wish I could figure… Continue reading PND & me
So, the husband says… “it’s a once in a lifetime experience”, “it’s only 6 days and sure Henry’s in nursery”, “I love you” …. and I think “like hell I’ll let you think I can’t manage, I’m frickin super Mum”, “go on ahead dear, sure it might never happen again, enjoy yourself!” REALITY – He… Continue reading GAWA = Ahhhhhh!!!!!!
Now there’s a phrase that I love to hear haha. It’s true teacher holidays are amazing but when you’re a Mum who has family for childcare (they don’t have the kids when I’m off) you actually work harder over the holidays than during a day at work. Can I hear a holla from stay at… Continue reading It must be great to get teacher holidays
It’s not a great photo but it’s my family in all our late 70’s glory. Just the 3 of us, then 2 and now 1. My parents have both passed away, my Dad when I was 3 and my Mum 4 years ago. It makes days like today and Fathers Day bittersweet. Of course I… Continue reading Mothers day minus one
So I mentioned I had a little something brewing, well once again I am taking a deep breath being brave and starting something I have been thinking about for a long time. Lost in mumness has grown out of a feeling that while being a mum is amazing, along the way I have lost connection… Continue reading Mama meets…mama does…
I admit it I posted a smug ‘my husband bought me roses’ pic on Friday. But waking up today made me think it hasn’t always been roses and togetherness and I believe it’s important to remember my singleness. I hadn’t planned to write again so soon but hey ho, this is a little one. I’m… Continue reading Being a one