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SMELLING THE SPRING AIR | WOODLAND WALKS

SMELLING THE SPRING AIR | WOODLAND WALKS

There is nothing I love more than putting on our wellies and going for a walk in the spring time. Its the first signs that winter is finally gradually leaving us. Im not a fan of spending time in the cold, so when the temperatures […]

THESE TWO | JANUARY

THESE TWO | JANUARY

Every month I have decided to pop up a post all about my two. It only seems fitting considering this is a parenting blog. It’s rare that I blog about G and H specifically. I blog about how hard I find parenting and the struggles […]

10 MAGICAL YEARS

10 MAGICAL YEARS

Ten Years today I said I do. Ten years today I married my best friend and my one true love. Its quite surreal that 10 years have passed. 10 whole years. The whole day was so overwhelming and I had to take moments out and […]

WELCOME WINTER – ITS OFFICIAL, CHRISTMAS IS COMING

WELCOME WINTER – ITS OFFICIAL, CHRISTMAS IS COMING

Winter 2016 has hit us, it has bought with it, it minus degree temperatures and icy mornings. I was never ever a fan of the cold when I was younger and although I am still one to be wrapped up warm, there is something lovely […]

TRICK OR TREAT, SMELL MY FEET, CAN I HAVE SOMETHING NICE TO EAT…

TRICK OR TREAT, SMELL MY FEET, CAN I HAVE SOMETHING NICE TO EAT…

When I was younger I was never allowed to go trick or treating. It didn’t bother me as I was never that into it. We used to sit in the dark with the curtains closed tricking the people that knocked, making them believe we were […]

FINDING THE CONFIDENCE TO CARRY ON

FINDING THE CONFIDENCE TO CARRY ON

I have never been that confident. I was never the outspoken type at school and if I was to walk in to a room full of people I didn’t know I would shy away to the corner and find it extremely difficult to fit in […]

AN END OF SUMMER BLOG FRESHEN UP | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

AN END OF SUMMER BLOG FRESHEN UP | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Over the six weeks I have been pretty slack on the blogging front. When I started in 2011 I started it as a hobby. I had no idea what I was doing, I had no idea about anything technical. I still don’t really. Every now […]

SCHOOL PREPARATIONS | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

SCHOOL PREPARATIONS | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Every year, roughly the same time of year everyone starts to have that mild panic about school. About preparing for the year ahead. This week I had that mild panic. The sense of bubbling fear that every parent gets. The overwhelming anxiety that in just […]

MY LITTLE GYMNAST | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

MY LITTLE GYMNAST | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Ever since G was able to go to gymnastics club at school she has had this over enthusiastic urge to join a proper club. I have to admit. When it comes to extra curricular activities we just haven’t put our all in to them. G’s […]

THE ENEMY

THE ENEMY

Most people love the sun, I rather like it, but I don’t love it. The sun is my Enemy, it isn’t my friend anymore and it won’t be for a very long time. Its been a whole year since I first found that suspicious looking […]