I have been thinking a lot recently about sleep! I guess it has a lot to do with being in the uncomfortable stage of pregnancy now, and also the fact that since the clocks went forward the kids are rarely asleep before 8.30pm (some nights 9.30pm). I am also trying to figure out bedroom arrangements with the impending arrival of our new baby and how it will all affect Megs… View Post

Id like to begin by saying that to most people this topic is awkward and hush, hush…I get that. I know that many wouldn’t talk about this let alone share what this aspect of pregnancy is like on their blog for all the world to read, but if you know me then you will know by now that I am not most people and no, I am not trying to… View Post

This morning we were very excited to come down and discover that out of the 5 caterpillars we have been caring for over the last few weeks, one had emerged from its cocoon and had become a butterfly. We since have had 2 more during the day (with a little more colour on the wings), and await the appearance of the remaining 2. The whole process has been most delightful,… View Post

A couple of weeks ago on a chilly and wet Saturday afternoon, but looking rather bright and summery, I caught a train to Manchester to take part in an event hosted by Jet 2 holidays. Whilst I wished so much that I was actually headed on a plane to some sunny destination, meeting some blogger buddies, having my nails done and chatting with some great companies was both exciting and… View Post