I believe in me

Its funny this confidence thing .. some people seem to have it in bucket loads .. whereas as others have none of it. Β Where does it come from and how do you get it or become it? When it comes down to it, its a belief in yourself and why shouldn't we believe in ourselves? [...]

Sweet Sixteen

So .. Phoebe has just turned 16 .. these years have gone by in a blink of an eye (I really don't think i'm old enough to have a sixteen year old!) Phoebe is my first .. she was born by emergency c-section, I was given a general anesthetic, so was not really aware of [...]

Blooming kids …

Its coming to the end of the summer holidays ... which means school uniform shopping .. I'm not sure whether its just our secondary school, but we can only buy the school uniform from a designated shop, which is great, but it can also be a bit of a nightmare .. there are over 1,000 [...]

Revamped bedrooms …

So they returned .... and the big question is ... "did they love or hate their revamped bedrooms?" ... Archie's bedroom is on the ground floor .. in fact its the garage .. but converted (he's not that feral !), so he has quite a lot of space, he is very into his scooting and [...]

They are home …

Those of you who follow me on Instagram will know my children have been away for the last three weeks on holiday with their dad in Portugal, its been very quiet at home .. and I miss them loads .. but in these quiet three weeks I am not one to just sit around and [...]