Summer Holidays Are Finally Here !

Hooray, no more early mornings for the school run…No I was woken up at 6am by Tyrus and Lochie, one hour before my school alarm usually goes off… Oh well, can’t expect them all to stay in bed till the same time, although 8am would have been lovely! I cannot believe that my little man … Read more

Take That and Oasis Lullaby CD Review

If your baby is struggling to settle to sleep, why not try a Lullaby CD with Oasis or Take That, or maybe the Rolling Stones! As we all know, young children and babies love simple, uncomplicated melodies to lull them to sleep – especially on long car journeys. But after the umpteenth playing of that … Read more

Final Countdown to The Summer Holidays Hooray

Not long now, we are on the final countdown until no more getting up early, rushing round like a crazy woman – well not for the school run anyway! However, my calendar is a nightmare. Last week Lochie had a Circus week, he spent the entire week perfecting the circus arts of  plate spinning, diablo, … Read more

Sports Day Hooray

This week we had Neva and Kaide’s Sports Day, hard to believe that last year they considered cancelling it because it was too hot, the same could not be said of this year, as we all sat in jumpers and raincoats! We went to school for a picnic lunch first, which was rather chilly. Eowyn … Read more

Beach Rugby Here I Come!

Well yesterday morning was the first time I had seen 4.30am for a long time, did you know it is light already! In fact the last time I saw that time of morning I was probably coming home from a nightclub, fifteen years ago! I was up so early I went and let the chickens … Read more

Internet Food Shopping has returned!

Up until three weeks ago I happily trotted round the supermarket for the weekly groceries, however since the birth of Tyrus, the mere thought of traipsing two children around the shops fills me with dread, so it’s back to the computer, where I can feed Tyrus and order food at the same time via internet … Read more

Xene’s Last Day at Middle School

Today my eldest Xene had her last day at Middle school, her year is transferring to High School on Monday for three weeks before the Summer holidays, to settle them in. So the question of leaving school in style had been discussed, in previous years it had been various different coloured Limos lining the school playground, … Read more