After a not so ordinary start to the week with Nath and I taking a trip to Prague and the kids hanging with Grandma and Grandpa, it was nice to get back to the crazy reality of life with E and Megs. Ethan has a “music player” (CD player to the rest of us), his 1st was a Thomas one for his 3rd bday from my Mum and Dad and… View Post

We lead quite an active and adventurous life (around Yorkshire) and even with the loss of Poppy we have spent very little time indoors – some days that is hard for me, but getting out and about to museums, parks, beaches, forests, town…wherever we fancy has helped me personally to not be in a state of despair, helped me as a mother to create memories and learning experiences for my… View Post

A few months ago I got a great deal through “The book people” (at least I think it was them) on the Julia Donaldson collection on CD with songs (£10 for 10 cds – Whoooop). As soon as I saw them I knew that E and Megs would be loving their lives as they already had most of her works and they were for sure family favourites. I also hoped it… View Post

Most Tuesdays we attend a local playgroup (the only one we do go to) with the added bonus of snacks and a music and movement sess (hence why we go)! The weeks we don’t I am usually interrogated by Ethan and Megs and so I have learnt that its best just to keep it as part of our schedule! I chose it as this weeks “Ordinary moments” because we always… View Post