THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE DOUBLE OF ME | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE DOUBLE OF ME | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

When people see G and I together, they often say, “She looks just like you.” She is literally the double of me and as she gets older, the more I see it. I was never able to see the resemblance. But now on occasions she will walk […]

A WINTERS BEACH DAY | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

A WINTERS BEACH DAY | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Who said you can’t go to the beach in the Winter? Since we got Fleur and since we have always wanted to take her to the beach. We wanted her to be let of the lead and for her to enjoy the fresh sea air, […]

THE SLOWER PACED DAYS | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE SLOWER PACED DAYS | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

As a parent the weeks are pretty full on. School runs, after school clubs, swimming and not forgetting throw in a few birthday invites and play dates. It can get very busy. Obviously as a parent you get on and do these things for your […]

THE TOUGH PARTS OF PARENTING | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE TOUGH PARTS OF PARENTING | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

I had a completely different post lined up for today, but I decided to schedule that for another time. This week has been hard and its proved how tough parenting can be. Its amazing how you just get on with it and make things work […]

A NEW LEASE OF LIFE | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

A NEW LEASE OF LIFE | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Its been a while since I joined up with this linky, so long its actually changed hosts! If you have not heard about it then, it’s a linky that celebrates any ordinary moments in life – or the not so ordinary. This weeks ordinary moment is […]

THE MOST MAGICAL TIME OF THE YEAR | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE MOST MAGICAL TIME OF THE YEAR | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Its been a while since I joined up with this linky, so long its actually changed hosts! If you have not heard about it then, it’s a linky that celebrates any ordinary moments in life – or the not so ordinary. This was a linky I […]

THE CHAOS THAT IS, THE MUMMYHEARTSYOU HOUSEHOLD | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE CHAOS THAT IS, THE MUMMYHEARTSYOU HOUSEHOLD | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

When we moved into our house 2 years ago, it took us a whole year to start the renovations. It started because I was fed up with the shower and desperately wanted a bath. When we bought the house there wasn’t a bath in place […]

WATCHING PLASTER DRY | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

WATCHING PLASTER DRY | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

Ok, so technically this isn’t ordinary in our household, it is in fact a not so ordinary moment but a moment we have been longing for for over 3 months! We have waited so patiently for this to start and finally last week we had […]

THE HARDEST JOB IN THE WORLD | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THE HARDEST JOB IN THE WORLD | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

If someone had told me 8 years ago that parenting would in fact be the hardest job in the world, I would of laughed in their face.. Uncontrollably. This week I have fully accepted that parenting is in fact the hardest job in the world. […]

THAT SIBLING BOND | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

THAT SIBLING BOND | THE ORDINARY MOMENTS

When I fell pregnant with H, all I could think about was that G was finally getting a sibling. Someone she could look after and teach new things too, someone she could love unconditionally. Someone she could share secrets with and someone that she could […]