Last week Mr H asked me what I would like for Mother's Day lunch and dinner. I had free reign to choose any food that my little tummy desired and do you know what? I had no idea what to go for. My mind was so caught up with Elliott's dietary preferences that I had… Continue reading Life before children
I'm really not sure how I feel about vlogging at the moment... On the one hand I love that it captures those precious moments as they happen in a way that writing about an event afterwards can't. The perfect opportunity to reminisce when Elliott is fully grown. On the other my life is often mundane,… Continue reading The weekly vlog – 26th Feb – 4th March 2018
This month I'm sure to be adding some more wrinkles to the collection as I turn 38! How the eff did that happen? Proof indeed that life is what happens whilst you're busy making other plans. Anyway, to soften the blow a little here are some of the things I'm hoping the birthday bunny will… Continue reading My Birthday Wishlist
Elliott has always had a good nature about him. He's kind and funny and thoughtful. But he is also two, or more notably two-and-a-half and it seems even the nicest of children still go through the terrible twos. There's been nothing truly awful, a few lay down protests in Sainsbury's, the odd bit of spitting,… Continue reading Book Review: How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen: A Survival Guide to Life With Children Ages 2-7 by Joanna Faber and Julie King
Bloody hell! Time flies when you're wrestling with a toddler during nappy changes (yup, still not cracked potty training yet). In fact, it zooms by when you're getting up at 4:30am to catch the train into central Birmingham for the nine-to-five, which first became the 8-5:30 and last week briefly became the 8 'til 8.… Continue reading How to gain an extra 6 hours a week!
It's a busy old week here, both in terms of the day job and trying to catch up on my vlog editing. As a result the blog posts are taking a back seat whilst I get through my backlog of video diaries. The fact that we had such an action-packed weekend at the start of… Continue reading The weekend vlog part 2 – 7th & 8th Jan 2018
I'm so terribly behind with the vlogs at the moment. Hence why I'm posting this one on here at 11pm on a Monday, oops! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOSjc5YHWt4&feature=youtu.be Anyway, here's what we got up to during the weekend of the 5th and 6th of January 2018 as much for my memories as for your amusement. It features: Elliott's… Continue reading Vlogged: Family day out to the RAF Museum