Last Tuesday

Drinking my much-needed cappuccino in bed this morning, courtesy of my loving husband, strains of the heavy-metal-style vocal roar that our almost four year old has adopted as some sort of personal expression of his testosterone surge, travelled its way up the stairs. Closely followed by our youngest crying, then laughter from big brother and…

New Home

Good Afternoon! Welcome to my new home! I think this deserves a house-warming. Or a plant. Maybe a handmade card? Well I for one, am very excited about my new home. My husband is too, this is a little project we’ve been collaborating on and enjoying it! This is another step forward for me, really…

Are We Nearly There Yet?

The countdown has begun…Four days this week, three and a half next week (fingers crossed I have a babysitter on Thursday for a few hours), one the week after, and blast off! It’s back to pre-school/nursery they go! We’ve recovered from our collective end-of-term exhaustion and spent the last few weeks making and breaking things,…

Sun, Sea and Sand!

The perfect summer holiday combination and we’ve been lucky enough to have experienced all three in Scarborough last week. Better than expected weather, a fabulous sea-view apartment and technology-free time together was just the tonic we all needed. It really is true what they say about sea-air – my husband and I slept so well!…