I’ve written quite a lot recently, about how my family is growing up, and life is changing. We seem to be on a fast paced travelator, that as I get older, speeds faster and faster. I remember my own parents saying how ‘Children grow up so fast, they are adults in a blink of an eye’ never thinking that it could be true.
This is a really lovely video from Fairy showing just that, with a girl and her Mum through the passage of time. Continue Reading
When you become a parent, there is an unwritten rule that you now need to get a craft stash together. Believe me, get this right and all those rainy days, last-minute emergency play dates and preschool crafty sessions you have been asked to run, will always be covered.
My own stash is a little overflowing, as I also love craft, and collect things to reuse for craft sessions. So here is my small but perfectly formed list of craft supplies that every parent should own. Continue Reading
Its giveaway time! If you follow me on Instagram you will know that I was one of first people in the UK to try out Coca-Cola Life. I first heard about the new drink, when I visited BritMums this year, as Coca-Cola were my amazing sponsor for the event. When we were chatting about the new drink and why they were adding ‘Life’ to the range, they promised to send us all some, and wanted us to give our honest feed back. Continue Reading
This week has been a constant reminder of the age gap of my children, and about how they are growing up far too fast for me. With two girls, one just about to turn 12 (starting senior school) and one aged 5, when we go to the cinema, up until now we have always gone together. Attempting to find something that both of the girls will enjoy. Its worked well so far, we always visit the same cinema (Cineworld) in our local city centre – Nottingham, as I can get to it so easily. I love the layout, and its very family friendly.