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    @Child #1 @Motherhood

    You don’t have to win…

    Sportsmanship, what’s that? If you follow any of my social media pages for this blog, then you’ll know I’m running the Paris Marathon in a few weeks’ time in loving memory of my friends…

    March 31, 2017
  • @Child #1

    Pinterest Party Prick…

    So it happened.. a few weeks ago I became the type of parent I hate. The type of parent that I mutter swear words about under my breathe whilst viewing their perfectness on Pinterest…

    September 13, 2016
  • @Child #1 @Motherhood @School

    School Runnings….

    With Big school looming in T minus 2 sleeps…. Things have begun to get decidedly more wobbly on the emotional front that I was expecting them to be. Oh my, where has four years…

    September 3, 2016
  • @#BadGuests @Child #1 @Family

    It’s a no from me….

    How to tell your nephew that ‘No’ he cannot marry you. Now, though you may have read this title and clicked eagerly imagining a story from ‘Take a break’ where I reveal all about…

    August 28, 2016
  • @Child #1 @Motherhood

    Parenting Ground Hog Day…

    There are days with children when it feels like you’re staring in your very own Ground Hog Day film, nothing you do is right, even if you do everything they ask…. It started as…

    August 2, 2016
  • @Child #1 @School

    Not a fan….

    School tester days with a needy kid… So we did it last week, finally after weeks of hearing of my friend’s children loving their tester sessions at school and being really excited about the…

    July 27, 2016
  • @Child #1 @Motherhood @Travel

    ET Phone home….

    The things that a three year old feels are worth a phone call; or indeed a session of show and tell. So recently we’ve been lucky enough to go on a few days out,…

    July 14, 2016
  • @Child #1 @Family

    A three year olds take on Easter…

    When commercialism meets Christianity and the combination is articulated by a three year old… Here are just a few of the gems we’ve had from Houdini over the past few weeks as Easter has…

    March 25, 2016
  • @Child #1 @Child #2 @Motherhood @Travel

    Child Friendly?

    So last Friday I took my two children to a child friendly event in central London. It was an event for vloggers, bloggers and floggers, and was all round brilliant in terms of the…

    March 20, 2016