When I was younger I had dreams! Big dreams (and I still do). I wanted to be a teacher, a Lawyer, a medic, or something in the RAF (to name a few), and I swapped and changed each new term at school with ideas of what I one day might become “When I grow up”. But ultimately I always knew (and was firm in the dream of knowing) that one… View Post

Yesterday morning was a lush day when we took a lovely family walk along the cliff tops at Bempton on the East Yorkshire coast. I haven’t been up there for years, and whilst there was a rather nippy wind blowing, the skies were blue, the sun was shining, and the kids were in great spirits. It was a great moment to share together following a hectic week, just being chilled… View Post

My kids are at an age where they love to ask me about my life at their age. They love to hear stories, but some of their favourites are the ones about me and my accident prone nature. There is something about stitches, pots and swollen limbs that makes them perk up with interest and jaws drop in disbelief! Clumsy or accident prone I do not know, but one thing… View Post

Well just like that our half term is over and this week the kids have returned to school! Monday morning we were eager beeves and surprisingly early for school (such a rarity), but by Wednesday we were back to our old ways of legging it up there with 2 minutes to spare! Things have been rather quiet around here this week, both with the oldest 2 not around during the… View Post