Listography

Kate at Kate takes 5 is having a Listography.  Love lists. Up for a challenge so here goes; Top 5 good things about having kids….

My Santa Issues

If you are a believer then step away from this post – now. Because Santa, Father Christmas, call him what you will….. is a big fat lie….

LOVE

  On a Sunday in the winter of  2007 my son was born, by C-section. It wasn’t a planned C-section (one day I will blog…

Sometimes

Sometimes, I struggle to combine working with motherhood. Sometimes, I am so tired from 6 am starts (or even on occasion 5 am). Sometimes, I…

Happy Christmas

I’m getting very giddy about Christmas now, from feeling overwhelmed a week ago I have somehow managed to get myself organised and if only the…

When Birthdays and Christmas meet

I love birthdays and I love celebrating birthdays, my own birthday can go on for weeks as I find various ways to string out the festivities….

A dark vision of Capol

Unusually, we are at a playgroup. Little Noo attends several playgroups with his Childminder but me and him tend to do different stuff.  He’s a veteran…

Advent begins with a good snow day.

Woke up this morning to more snow. Deep, white, crisp, snowy everything.  But first things first; today is December 1st and so to opening the…

Work snow balance

Apologies to anyone without snow.  Or anyone bored to death of the people banging on as if it’s the end of the world, rather than a few…