Making over the ensuite bathroom

This is an advertorial feature. When I set my 19 goals for 2019, I chose a few home improvement related goals. One of them was to have our front door repainted, as it was on my to do list for most of 2018 but never happened for one reason or another. Another is to…

Living Arrows 4/52 {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…

I’m officially a stay at home parent…but don’…

Last week, a brown envelope dropped through the letterbox. It was my P45. I am now no longer employed by the county supply teaching service. Which makes me officially a stay at home mum. I know I’ve effectively been a stay at home parent since B was born ten months…

Living Arrows 3/52 {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…

The Zog Trail at High Lodge, Thetford Forest

On Sunday, we visited the Zog Trail at High Lodge, Thetford Forest. M received a copy of the Zog book for Christmas, and enjoyed the T.V. adaptation, so we thought she’d like to do the trail, too. The Zog Trail Activity Pack We bought M an activity pack for £3.…

Living Arrows 2/52 {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…

Postpartum Hair Loss: A chat with my hairdresser

Postpartum hair loss seems to be one of those things that most mothers suffer from, but no one really talks about, like the way your boobs feel when your milk comes in, or the fact that postpartum bleeding goes on for-e-ver. I’ve passed the masses-of-hair-clogging-up-the-plughole stage and am firmly in…