My monkeys love to make stuff. Anything really. I often wake up in the mornings and they’ve found their iPad and looked up kids DIY’s on youtube and are recreating lord knows what. It’s great really finding all sorts of treasures they’ve made! Today we made a few things: Firstly we made an aquarium out … More Crafting with kids
It is school in 2 sleeps. That is all my friends. I am so excited!!!! Is that mean? ‘mumundone’ keeping it real. Why am I excited? The kids are on max volume level, resulting in me having a constant headache. If somewhere knows where the mute button is please let me know ASAP! I swear … More Great balls of fire.
I took NO pictures. EPIC blogger fail. However it was a great day… so thought I’d share what we did on our bank holiday Monday with you lot. We went to Silloth carnival. It was cold, it rained and it was windy. I did take a video of some men doing some insane stunts and … More Family day out: Silloth carnival
I’d like to eventually be able to say I have visited all 48 counties England has. Not just drive through but spend some time, do at least one thing in each county. I don’t intend to do one mega trip crossing places off… My bank account simply won’t allow for that. So my idea is … More Gloucestershire – Visit all 48 English counties
My chubby cheeked princess turned 5 this week! The birthday celebrations where in full swing. We had a small party (8 kids) at our house and played party games from pass the parcel to musical statues. You know the standard games! It was great fun and didn’t cost us a fortune like so many parties … More Turning 5.
Last week I had a lovely little road trip to Glasgow. There is a bit a million and one things I would have liked to have done but with 3 little kids we kept the day simple. Keeping the day simple meant no kids got lost, no one got injured, and no meltdowns! Talk about … More Day trip to Glasgow
If you yourself aren’t a parent and you’ve wondered what is the worst thing about parenting I’m about to tell you. It’s simply the fact you don’t get, “sick days.” I miss being sick and just being able to stay in bed the entire day without doing anything. Sometimes I “luck out” and get sick … More HANDS DOWN the worst thing about being a mummy?
I’d like to eventually be able to say I have visited all 48 counties England has. Not just drive through but spend some time, do at least one thing in each county. I don’t intend to do one mega trip crossing places off… My bank account simply won’t allow for that. So my idea is … More Somerset – Visit all 48 English counties
On the weekend we ventured out to Scotland, we had a nice day planned consisting of being outside the entire day… Mother nature had others plans for us as the clouds rumbled in and the rain began to fall we decided to go to the: Cocoabean Company It was a FAB day out! The kids did … More Family day out: Making chocolate in Dumfries & Galloway
Perhaps this is a bit of a sad confession. I bloody love school summer fairs. Maybe in admitting this it might be a little telling of what my social life is actually like these days! I’m not entirely sure what it is about them but everyone is always in the best moods. I know my … More School summer fairs…