This weekend was quite a fun one, on saturday we had a last minute impromptu visit to family near newcastle and a trip to the arcades which the kids loved as well as lunch at TGI Fridays which always goes down well with my lot. I was also treated to a last minute haircut which… Continue reading Weekend catch up!
We all have the things we have to do to keep us on the right side of happy, Katie from pouting in heels introduced the idea of a non negotioables list and I was tagged by Aimee from Mum Amie to create my own! Number 1 on my list is my 15 minutes a day… Continue reading Happiness, my non negotiables list!
Hey guys, this has been such a stressful month. Between the husbands operation, the 6 year olds new found fondness of screaming until she turns purple if she doesn’t get her own way and the problems our 12 year old’s been having it’s been pretty hard to stay focussed and on plan. I’m such an… Continue reading Eating your feelings
Hey I found this tag at http://www.messyblog.uk and thought it was such a fab idea I just had to join in! The idea is to post your photo’s that you wouldn’t usually use in blogs but would still love to share so here’s mine! My very exciting life in pictures right there! Me wondering how… Continue reading Friday phone dump!
So I’ve been a stay at home mum for 12 years. In that time we’ve moved house 6 times, had 4 more children, got married, had several bouts of pre and post natal depression (as well as several bouts of plain old bog standard depression), laughed, cried, screamed, ranted, raved and loved. My husband has… Continue reading Being a SAHM and knowing yourself?
Our 12 year old has been dealing with being bullied for a long time. At first I put his anger down to being a reaction to the situation he was in but as time goes on I’m not sure that that’s all it is. His angry outburts seem to come from nowhere, the smallest things… Continue reading Dealing with anger
Today has just been one of those days so far and it’s only 9.30, got up to the usual dramas surrounding getting ready for school. You know the ones, I can’t find my tights, where’s my water bottle and my personal favourite he looked at my breakfast, I can’t eat it now. Ok I can… Continue reading When it’s just been one of those days…