After several weeks of hardly seeing hubby at all, it was complete and utter bliss to be able to have our first night out together without any little ones in tow for well over a year. As we headed out, having left both the girls in the safe care of… View Post

An Autumn walk

An Autumn walk

With the autumn weather looking a little brighter one morning this week, we decided it would be a good opportunity to visit one of the parks near us to go and feed the ducks. We’ve only been to this particular park once before, several months ago and Jessica was quite… View Post

Friday Fabulous Five #7

Friday Fabulous Five #7

It’s Friday again and time for me to share five of my favourite posts that I’ve read this week. This week’s Friday Fabulous Five are: Dear Beautiful reflects on whether she has a particular parenting style: http://www.dearbeautifulboy.com/2014/10/my-style.html Slouching towards Thatcham shares five things about his daughter that he wishes he… View Post

The Friday Focus – 17/10/14

The Friday Focus – 17/10/14

This week’s word of the week has got to be: Firstly, I took the plunge at the beginning of the week and went self-hosted – launching the blog with a new name and a different design. It’s something I’d been tempted to do for a while and so far I’ve… View Post

Finding joy in the tough times

Finding joy in the tough times

Joy, for me, is more than just being happy. It’s a much deeper emotion and one that isn’t just linked to happy times. Some of my most joyful moments have been during the most difficult times of my life.   My pregnancy with Jessica was an incredibly joyous time. This… View Post