THE LITTLE GIRL

TODAY YOU ARE EIGHT

TODAY YOU ARE EIGHT

Today you are eight. I remember the doctors handing you to daddy. I was in complete and utter shock not only from the rush of the birth and the frenzied run down to theatre but I was in denial that you were mine. All 10lb of […]

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 […]

End Of Term Teachers Gifts {What To Buy}

End Of Term Teachers Gifts {What To Buy}

With end of term fast approaching and thoughts on what to get teachers spinning round your head, I thought I would compile some of my favourite, effective teachers gifts that are not the bog standard you would find in supermarkets. I love the idea of […]

Glasses, Hospitals and Appointments {The Ordinary Moments}

Glasses, Hospitals and Appointments {The Ordinary Moments}

When Moo started school, she was given a mandatory health check. I was asked if I would give my permission and I just went with the flow and ticked the yes box. Luckily I was pretty pleased that I did because the check picked up […]

The Bear That Was Forgotten…

The Bear That Was Forgotten…

When I was younger I had two things that meant the world to me.. A blanket and a bunny, now I had the blanket for quite sometime, I remember wrapping it around my pillow so I slept on it.. I cannot quite remember what was […]

Snake Cake…

Snake Cake…

This terms homework was all about jungle animals and with three choices given we decided on baking a cake! So here is the how we did it! Ingredients  125g Caster Sugar 125g Softened Butter 125g Self Raising Flour 3 Eggs 1 tbs Baking Powder 50g […]

The Joys Of Homework…

The Joys Of Homework…

When Moo entered year one I wasn’t expecting her to have to complete monthly homework. I was expecting spelling cards and maybe a few maths bits to complete in her book bag, but after a few weeks it was revealed that it was going to […]

An Ordinary Moment I will Miss {The Ordinary Moments}

An Ordinary Moment I will Miss {The Ordinary Moments}

Everyday I have my little pal with me. I drop him at play school and then 3 hours later I pick him up and we have the rest of the afternoon together. It mainly consists of Thomas, Percy and the rest of the gang! When I start […]

All About The Tooth, Bout The Tooth…

All About The Tooth, Bout The Tooth…

A few weeks ago, Moo lost her very first tooth.. It was highly dramatic and it lasted a few days. In fact it was boxing day, I remember as we were all saying how wonderful it would be for the tooth fairy to visit over […]

A New School Term Begins…

A New School Term Begins…

Moo isn’t particularly a fan of school at the moment and now we have returned its become increasingly difficult to get her there.  After our little date day on Monday, its kicked started “I don’t want to go to school, I want to stay with […]