My Week at a Glance

It’s been a great week to be out and about due to that strange yellow circle in the sky that we don’t see often enough in this country (especially Up North).  The week started off inhaling ice cream in the park on a family outing that included my grown up step daughter.  I have just hit 40 and she has just hit 20.  It was amusing to see people wondering which off us is Mum to Harry, especially because she shares many likenesses to him.  We have visited all the parks in Read on…

Cheey Monkey bath time fun

Husband Howlers

My husband is an eloquent man. I have always been in awe of the way he effortlessly puts people at ease with his choice of words and polite manner. But during my pregnancy something very strange has happened to him. It is as if my pregnancy hormones have affected his brain resulting in him saying highly inappropriate things at completely the wrong moments. Here are just a few examples to prove my point…

Top Parenting Trends 2015…..apparently…..

I read with interest today the following article www.netmums.com/home/g/top-uk-parenting-trends-to-watch-out-for-in-2015 And, indeed it was interesting.  Some I was bemused at, others baffled, and some I kind of agreed with.    So here goes with my honest account of the ones that stood out for me: Brelfies – No one and I mean no-one wants to take – or see – a picture of me breastfeeding.  Whilst some celebs have endorsed it, there is no amount of amateur  air brushing that is going to make a photo of me in the same position look Read on…