Yesterday afternoon was hideous.  I mean I know parenting is not easy but this was off the scale hideous. Downright horrible. One of those parenting afternoons that needs to be wiped from your memory.  It wasn’t just hard, it was extreme.  You know the ones? Over tired kids, giving out attitude,… View Post

Just like that, summer is over.  We’re home. What felt like eternity when we boarded the plane on the 22nd June for eleven weeks in the green, green lands of home, actually sped by pretty past.  Roll forward to the 11th September and we were boarding the plane home. And… View Post

Last year my eldest started school in the sense he went to into the preschool class attached to the school he would attend.  However going for five days a week in full school uniform definitely felt to me like my baby was in “real school”.  And big school a that.… View Post

On October 7th 2012 my life changed forever as my eldest son was born. Until that moment I had no idea how much my life would change, all through my pregnancy I was determined that the baby would fit around our life rather than the other way round. How little… View Post

Books.  I am a self confessed bookworm.  If it has words in it I want it. From traditional bookshelves, to floating stacking shelves on the wall like these from Muuto, I adore all things literature related.  The smell, the look, did I mention the words? Though I recently took the… View Post