You don’t have to be a busy mum to want to try a bit of self care and for me sitting down with a cuppa is up there with a hug in terms of chilling me out. Recently we have been suffering with lots of colds and feeling run down, we are new parents and have busy lives, so we are sleep deprived and tired. Read More »
It all started with a pineapple. Mr B came home from the weekly shop last week with a proud and perky pineapple. He was very pleased with his purchase, as was I! He purposefully displayed it in our fruit basket and there it sat bringing joy to our lives. Read More »
I like looking back but it can be tough too. It was a relentless time in our lives and at times I guess I didn’t get to ‘enjoy’ my pregnancy as much as I could of done. I tried to stay healthy, and level headed among the chaos that we lived in, but most days i truly was just putting one foot in front of the other. Read More »
I’m not one for nostalgia. I like to look forward and embrace the new, new days, fresh starts. However, through the power of my smart phone, and the suggestion from social media Thursdays have become throwbacks where we are encouraged to delve back through time to the past… and thus I find myself indulging in a little throwback this July Thursday. Oti is asleep next to me have an incredibly early morning nap (7:45am) and Mr B is off out the door to go earn the bacon. So I’m staying put for now, unlike me to lounge in bed, but I’m stealing sometime to share with you July 2016.Read More »
It’s the 5th July and I’m sitting under the tree in the back garden with O next to me. He’s started to teeth and go through some big developmental leaps so I’m embracing his good mood by hanging out with him. The hot weather for June is back today and once again my house is hotter than an LA mansion.
June seem to flow from one hot day into grab a jumper from the back of a wardrobe type weather. Read More »
We all have different reasons as to why we keep a blog. For me it has been something I have longed to do but didn’t have the confidence to just start one. However, having a baby gave me confidence to put myself out there and so I decided to ‘begin at the beginning’. As I continue my journey into motherhood in the first year of his life I want to remember the little things that we do. The small milestones as they come and go, and the tiny adventures.Read More »
We bought number 12 on the 12th April 2016 – and I was 4 weeks pregnant by the 12th May 2016! We are aware of how this happened, its just it all happened a lot faster than we thought it would… this meant the grand plans for number 12 had to be paired back and a simple ‘get on with it before the baby is here’ type renovation had to commence.Read More »