What I’ve learnt in my first year of school (parenting). It’s been an education!

So, school. We’re whooshing up to the end of term and in between all the end of term drinks, (seriously, I think I’m going out more this fortnight then I have done for the rest of the year!), collections for teacher’s gifts, cake baking for the summer fair, (which I…

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Video Advent Day 17

Today I’m feeling a little thoughtful after a very busy week of rushing about and poorly babies. Do you ever feel that you loose the magic at Christmas time in all the rush and mayhem? This post is the lovely one I reference today. It really made me stop and think.…

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Advent Day 14!

It’s day 14! I’m not totally with it as we were in a rush to beat the dying camera battery, (ok ok and there was some mulled wine involved earlier too!), but hopefully the kids don’t notice too much! 😀 There are some requests for pictures and tree toppers so…

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Advent Video Day 10

Day 10, what’s behind the door today? I’m getting so much positive feedback about these, thank you so much, and for sending me all the lovely pictures and photos from your children. Keep them coming in, they really do make my day! I am very easy to find, facebook or twitter are my main…

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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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Giffords Circus. A review. A very very good one!

Giffords Circus Review 2015 This morning didn’t have the most auspicious start I’ve got to admit. I’m not a big drinker usually but this weekend just happened to include two nights out in a row. Including last night when Mr PB and I accidently crashed a wedding. No seriously. It…

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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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