My little miracle Jessica turns three tomorrow and so this week’s word of the week is: Looking back over the last three years I have a lot to be thankful for. I am thankful for: All the wonderful medical staff that have cared for Jessica since she was first diagnosed… View Post

Friday Fabulous Five #1

Friday Fabulous Five #1

One of the things I love about blogging is reading other people’s blogs and getting to know other bloggers through them. Each Friday, I will be sharing five of my favourite posts that I have read over the past week. Here is the first batch of my Friday Fabulous Five:… View Post

My life as a mummy – in musical theatre …

My life as a mummy – in musical theatre songs

1) The Ladies Singing Their Song – Baby the Musical “Strangers acting like they’ve always known me They poke me, they stroke me, they treat me like they own me.” This song is all about how when you’re pregnant, you suddenly become public property and complete strangers seem to think… View Post

Milk blisters

Milk blisters

I added another new experience to my breastfeeding journey a couple of weeks ago when I developed a milk blister.   A milk blister occurs when a tiny amount of skin overgrows a milk duct opening causing milk to get blocked behind it and it is quite painful. A quick internet… View Post

Review – Safety 1st Swivel Bath Seat

Review – Safety 1st Swivel Bath Seat

As Sophie has become increasingly mobile, bath times have become more difficult. I got into the habit of bathing the children together early on as it made the bedtime routine easier but once Sophie was able to move about more, it became almost impossible to bath her in the big… View Post

Craft Project – Beaded Necklace

Craft Project – Beaded Necklace

I love doing beading and one of my favourite things to make is this pretty necklace. It is fairly quick and simple to make and makes a perfect gift for friends and family. To make this pretty beaded necklace, you will need: 5 x 12mm glass pearl beads 10 x… View Post