Dear B, Now You Are Two

March 15, 2020

Dear B, Happy birthday! It is hard to believe that already two whole years have passed since you were born, and yet, you seem so grown up that it is really not that surprising. You continue to amaze us every day with your speech and your understanding; only yesterday I was reading The Singing Mermaid to you, and as the mermaid chose to go with…

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Fantasy February at Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure {AD}

February 19, 2020

Yesterday we were invited to visit Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure park, Norfolk. During half term week (17th – 23rd February), they’re offering 50% off the on-the-gate ticket price to anyone under the age of 16 who dresses up for the Fantasy February event. Roarr! are also running a number of lovely activities during the week, from storytelling sessions to crafting, all following the fantasy theme. You’d…

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Living Arrows 52/52 {2019}

December 30, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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Living Arrows 51/52 {2019}

December 23, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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Living Arrows 50/52 {2019}

December 16, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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Living Arrows 49/52 {2019}

December 9, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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On taking a step back.

December 6, 2019

Sometimes, I think we need to be honest with ourselves. To sit down and re-evaluate what we want from life and whether we’re doing the right thing for our children, and ourselves. I’ve been thinking about taking a step back from the blog for a little while. B demands a lot of my time; if I sit down, she wants to be on my lap…

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Hi, I’m Jules. I’m a 30-something teacher, currently at home being mum to M, three, and one year old B.

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