One thing I’m finding this summer is that if we don’t get out of the house my boys go a little store crazy.  I end up becoming the shouting mum that no one likes, and the day feels like it’s lasted for approximately 12432532 hours. We’ve combatted this by making… View Post

We’ve had a few days staying at home, what with the weather and general wallowing after my husband headed back to Qatar.  This has naturally resulted in the two boys getting bored and fighting.  After one particular screaming match on a drizzly Monday morning I sent my four year old… View Post

It already feels like a lifetime ago we boarded the plane to our new life in Qatar, but in reality it was three short weeks ago.  Just three weeks ago we were busy making the most of the British summertime invading my mums house and enjoying day trips out and about… View Post

Summer holidays can mean but one thing, children, children everywhere.  No pre-school taking over for those precious hours of calm that I had been enjoying while the Baby napped.  No summer holidays means that I am the primary source of entertainment, and so I get busy searching days out near home.… View Post