How to survive motherhood? The answer is simple – Honest mum friends. It may sound simple but the main thing that keeps me going is my mum friends. When we moved to Wales 3 years ago I had no friends here and felt so alone. When I gave birth to Pops that didn’t change. I… Continue reading How to survive motherhood – What got me through these early years.
Parenting win wednesday week two. I hope you spent the week enjoying the good bits of parenting. This week I’ve struggled to focus on the good parts as they happen, I think the miserable weather doesn’t help. Next week im going to try harder to see the positive! Our parenting wins this week… Pops… Continue reading Parenting Win Wednesday 17/05/17
Caerphilly is host to a number of great events and the annual Caerphilly food festival is always a big hit (if the lack of parking on our street is anything to go by) Caerphilly food festival 2017 – Saturday May 6th, 10am-5pm. This will be the 6th year for the Caerphilly food festival and with… Continue reading Caerphilly Food Festival 2017
Have you heard of/ seen the show Kazoops on CBeebies? It’s all about a boy called Monty and his little pig friend Jimmy Jones (could you get a better name for a pig?) who use their imagination to get tasks done. It’s so fun and colourful and at under 10 mins holds attention really well.… Continue reading Cbeebies KAZOOPS – NEW Episodes.
Have you been crossing things off your family bucket list? Here’s our Family Bucket List March update; We’ve only crossed two things off , although those two we’ve managed to do a couple of times. I’m so excited for the next few months, days are so much nicer /more bearable when its sunny! Have… Continue reading Our Family Bucket List – March update.
The Disney on Ice 100 Year Celebration show starts of with a High School Musical style performance (not Zac Efron unfortunately for me) who sing about being fit to dance and warming up to go with their new FIT TO DANCE programme – they then introduce Minnie and Mickey Mouse and all sang and danced… Continue reading Disney on Ice – 100 year celebration.
Our family bucket list – February Update. (January’s family bucket list post) We hosted our own little Valentine’s Day play date this month and learned a few things – main thing being to put away some toys and hide all the little bits! At first I was a little disappointed we only achieved… Continue reading Our Family Bucket List – February update.
On our way to Bluestone we stopped off at the National Botanical Gardens for lunch. We were happy to see it was free entry that day and MM has wanted to go for a while so we decided to take a walk around. Lots of fun and fresh air – perfect family day out. … Continue reading National Botanical Gardens – My Sunday Photo.
It wasn’t a good idea to get Pops to help tidy her room… It’s amazing how many things she found that she HAD to play with/wear. Until the next post, Are and Pops.
I’ve written a post about my goals/resolutions for 2017. This is a little different, my 20 wishes for 2017. Thanks to Hayley over at Devonmama for tagging me! 5 Personal wishes; 1- Become a more confident mum, I often feel like such a failure when it comes to motherhood and feel like people see me… Continue reading My 20 wishes for 2017.