Calling all grown ups!

Be honest, reading the title, did you immediately think I meant you or was there a slight hesitation, a modicum of doubt? The reason I ask is that I’m still wondering when, if ever, I will feel like a grown up. When I was a teenager, I’d see woman of…

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Dear neighbours.

We have new neighbours. This is my open letter to them. Just in case they were concerned. Also a totally gratuitous hair photo. Because, pink!! (This does not mean I’m not taking my time on the naughty step seriously!!)

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Things I have learnt about school so far.

So we are a few weeks in to school now. We are not doing too well!! 😀 Read on to find out more.

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The 5 simple signs that your child is overtired.

If you were struggling to read the subtle body language of your child, here is my handy guide to spotting overtiredness in your child. I’ll give you a hint, they are behaving like a total butthead!! 😉

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Train journeys with kids v train journeys alone. How one is so much better than the other, can you guess which?!

I have compiled this handy comparison for you in case, like me, it has been a very long time since you have had the pleasure of travelling solo, and have forgotten what it can actually be like and are starting to loose all hope. (Hint; it’s sooooo much better &…

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Is the supermarket actually some sort of time vortex?

So yesterday evening we lost around 2 hours in a well known large supermarket! I mean, it has happened before, one of my besties and I genuinely lost 4 hours in a supermarket several years back! We had no idea how, I think it’s because we lived in a village…

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