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Sunday Rest

Just another restful Sunday. Juliet and i are enjoying some coffee together – she appropriately calls it “happy”. I made her plain steamed milk and myself a 4 shot plain latte with Stumptown coffee ~ Y U M… 21 more words

Life With Children

There Is A Virus Among Us

The night is cool.  The kids are in bed.  The baby monitor is on.  With my shower complete, and my feet sliding under the cool sheets, my head hits the pillow and a smooth, relaxed smile graces my face.   825 more words

Mommy Struggles

Pink for a girl, blue for a boy... 

“Aww he’s so cute!!”

“She, actually, but thank you. Her name is Willow”

“Oh well, forgive me but she isn’t wearing pink!!”


Research tells me that in the 1800s all babies wore white. 733 more words


Making a New Mum Friend: 5 easy steps

Meeting like-minded Mums and forging new friendships can be a challenge, particularly if you’re from a small town or village and people are a bit set in their ways/cliquey/knobheadish – however, Mum friends are essential to surviving parenthood and every now and again you might just spot someone who you think could be well worth the awkwardness/potential tragedy and decide to put yourself out there. 336 more words


Pride & Parenting: My first month as a 'Stay at home Mum' 

According to my good friend Cath Kidston, who felt the need to email me with an announcement this morning, it is pay day today. Except there is no ‘pay day’ for me anymore. 1,223 more words


Ironie / irony

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Ironie ist, wenn nach dem Schreiben des letzten Blogbeitrags die nächsten 12 Stunden so aussehen: Kurz nach unserem Schlafengehen wacht der Kleine auf und sucht ständig seinen Schnuller. 262 more words

The Little One

Thinking sunny thoughts ☀️

Aaaaah British Summer time. It’s on it’s way, folks. I can feel it. Hell, I can almost SMELL it. Birds singing, bees buzzing, sun shining. Pre-children I loved the sunny season (mostly due to the pull of the local beer garden), but post-children I think I possibly love it even more, and here’s why… 575 more words