Tag Archives: New Year

New Year Celebrations

Hubby and I spent the end of 2016 without our girls. It wasn’t an easy decision to make, especially on Hubby’s side. He definitely felt sentimental about the situation but I reminded him that they would all be fast asleep anyway and they’re all too young to understand what a new year means. The fact that Christmas had pretty much …

Read More »

My Blog Turns Four & Goals For 2017

It’s a new year and my blog is celebrating yet another birthday. I have no idea where the past four years have gone. So much has been achieved and blogging has become a way of life and not just a little on-the-side hobby I once had in 2013! I started this blog purely because I wanted to have a bigger …

Read More »

Share Your Year – Our 2016

Last year I wrote a review of our year. I’d completely forgotten about it until I stumbled upon it a few weeks ago. I sat for a while reminiscing and decided that it would be a great idea to do this again and look back on our 2016. I know before I took the time to search, that this year …

Read More »

My Goals For 2016

The past year seems to have flown by. I think I probably say that every year but it does feel like this time last year I had a newborn baby then I blinked and I’m about to enter 2016 with two toddlers and a child. Last year I set myself 5 goals; to lose weight, see friends more, do more …

Read More »

Celebrating The New Year On Holiday

I have been getting quite anxious about Christmas. I am so desperate to make this year one to remember for the girls as it is the first Christmas where they are all aware of the fun and able to get involved. Our Christmas shopping is very nearly completed, we have a few bits left to get and family presents but …

Read More »

Happy New Year 2015 – My 5 Goals

I hope you’ve seen my blogiversary competition! With 2014 finally behind us and 2015 now in full swing I’ve been thinking about the things I want to achieve this year. There’s plenty of room for improvement in nearly every corner of my life but I’ve managed to whittle it down to just 5 this year. 5 that are equally realistic …

Read More »

Letter To My Nan – 4 Months

Hi Nan, I’m really struggling this month accepting that I’ll never see you again or be able to feel your warm arms around me as our glasses clash when we hug. I miss you! Grandad wasn’t very imaginative with the Christmas presents this year, he definitely needs you to guide him on that one. I did all our Christmas shopping …

Read More »

Boxing Day 2013

Boxing Day is traditionally the day following Christmas Day, when servants and tradesmen would receive gifts, known as a “Christmas box”, from their bosses or employers. Today, Boxing Day is the bank holiday that generally takes place on 26 December. These days Boxing Day is more about the calm after Christmas Day, allocating homes for all the new gifts, tidying …

Read More »

Half Way

It’s the 1st of the 6th month in 2013 and I thought I would reflect on the resolutions I made at the beginning of the year. My 13 Goals for 2013: 1) Become a mother of two I had no choice in this one really, and I’m so happy and proud of my girls. 2) Conquer breastfeeding I’m pleased to …

Read More »