Harvey, my (sometimes) darling, not so little, 6 (and 3 quarter) year old, means the absolute world to me but as you can imagine, raising a child single handedly is not for the faint hearted. He is a big, mass of energy and excitement. He's head strong, stubborn (wonder where he gets that from...) and… Continue reading Parenting Vs. ED
Over the past couple of weeks I've tried to be more mindful (bear with me), and consciously think about how I feel at certain times, what's going on around me, the circumstances and any other influences. Not as cheesy as it sounds, trust me. It's actually really helped me, much to my surprise. As my… Continue reading 12 Things I’ve Realised Recently:
We are back, from our week long holiday to the gorgeous, sunny, Marmaris in Turkey - and I survived. All inclusive, buffet meals 3 times a day, foreign food, unknown calorie content and cocktails on tap! Wow. There were highs and lows, struggles and successes, some predicted, others not - would I do it again?… Continue reading Beating the Buffet: Holiday Survival
The summer holidays have officially commenced. The dreaded (or much awaited, if you're a teacher or have little angel children), end of term has pounced upon us, slightly quicker than I anticipated. It only seems like yesterday that my darling baby was heading into Year 1. Now he's done and dusted another year of primary… Continue reading 6 Weeks of Summer: Plan of Attack!