Monthly Archives: March 2014

“I’m pregnant with baby number 3!”

I’ve lost complete motivation in my blog the past two months and finally I can explain why. It’s been the fact I’ve been unable to speak about my life fully as we’ve had a secret to keep. That secret is rather scary, will change the dynamics of life as I know it. Deep breath in… We’re adding another member to …

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Family Meal Using Eggs – Shortcut Eggspert Challenge March

The Shopping List 2 medium sized eggs 2 sachets of ready made batter mix (I know that’s a bit of a cheat but they are seriously amazing and very cheap!) 400ml of cold water 14 sausages (I actually had two brands as I realised I only had 6 and needed to feed 5 people so ran to our off license) …

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Fisher-Price Feeding Range Review

P2 has always been a very independent eater and absolutely loves and embraces her food. As you all know, I’m a huge fan of Fisher-Price and was rather excited when they told me about their new feeding range being launched on 24th March! We’ve been putting some of the range to test. The Learn-to-Hold spoons are brilliant!! They feature bending …

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Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature Anytime Soother Review

February 2014, Tommee Tippee silently launched their newest ranges of soothers. There’s four new types: Fun, Anytime, Night Time and Air. We were invited to the Tommee Tippee Silent Launch of their new soothers at The Babyshow but unfortunately we couldn’t make it and luckily the lovely people at Tommee Tippee sent me a pack of their Anytime soothers to …

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To My Princess 1 – 5 Years 3 Months

Dear Princess 1, Since starting your new school I’ve seen you blossom! You’re happier and brighter. I think your behaviour has certainly improved. You’re learning new and rather intelligent words to add to your already extended vocabulary and have made a few close friends. I’ve been very proud of your eating recently too. It isn’t so much of a fuss …

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“I’m annoyed with both soaps for exactly the same reason!! The way they portray teenage/young mums”

I watch Hollyoaks and EastEnders religiously – thank goodness for Sky+!! I tend to get really emotional about certain storylines. I’ve posted my anger towards Hollyoaks’ teenage pregnancy storyline before, the Sinead one. I was actually quite pleased that she didn’t get the baby adopted blah blah. Anyway, I’m annoyed with both soaps for exactly the same reason!! The way …

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The Baby & Toddler Show Bluewater Competition and Discount Code

I’ve got a fantastic opportunity for you to win a pair of tickets to the Baby & Toddler Show at Bluewater on the 25-27th April. a Rafflecopter giveaway I love baby shows. It’s the one place you can find and view pretty much everything you need when expecting a baby and beyond! You get to talk to the experts too. …

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“I was a new mum to a premature baby at just the age of 16”

When I was pregnant with P1 I was expecting to have her in February 2009. She had other plans. Eager to meet her family and be introduced into the very scary world, P1 arrived in December 2008 just in time for Christmas, Christmas Eve! She weighed 4lbs 13oz which was a really good weight considering she was nearly two months …

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“It definitely feels like it has been longer than two years”

Tuesday marked two years since hubby asked me to be his girlfriend. It definitely feels like it has been longer than two years. We’ve been through a lot in such a short time; tears of all varieties, a baby, a marriage and the death of my Nan. Anyway, enough of that, hubby treated me with some yummy goodies for my …

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“I want to be back at CenterParcs”

We’ve had a little holiday to CenterParcs Longleat and it was certainly needed. I managed to pack clothes for all four of us into one large suitcase plus a little suitcase for random bits and toiletries. P1 packed a rucksack of toys by herself and then helped me pack P2s hamper with her toys.P2 found the whole packing process very …

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“Playing amongst the spring daffodils”

Tantrums are a common situation that we deal with in our household. Whether it’s a 5 year old argument with back chatting and stomping or a 13 month old screaming with her head on the floor between her legs. A day without tantrums would be a day where you check to see if the girls are poorly. We seemed to …

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“Hungry Horse restaurants are blooming fantastic!”

I’ve been to three Hungry Horse restaurants in my life time (as far as I know) and I can honestly say that they are blooming fantastic restaurants. We’ve always had fantastic staff, a huge range on the menu for all ages and the food has always been scrumptious but what makes it even better is the value for money!! We …

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“I took a little break from blogging”

I took a little break from blogging this week, apart from the letter to my Nan and to P2. I hope you didn’t miss me too much but life has got a little busy and a little out of control. But I’m back!! Hello there. We’ve had a pretty boring Saturday. It sometimes makes me feel quite guilty for P1. …

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To My Princess 2 – 1 Year 1 Month

To my Princess 2, This month has been a big one for you. You’re walking now and you can even manage to stand up from a sitting or crawling position. You are very confident inside but not so confident outside although it won’t be long. We’ve seen a real change in your personality. If there’s something you don’t like then …

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