My Facebook timeline has been flooded recently with sped-up video tutorials for simple but amazing looking recipes (apart from 'tikka breakfast naan bread' - which looked revolting!!). This Banoffee Biscuit Balls one had me salivating and as I knew the boys would be up for anything sweet, I thought as a treat we'd give it … Continue reading Foodie Friday #3 – Banoffee Biscuit Balls
This is something that I would like to dedicate a full blog to, but in the meantime I definitely need to have a little whinge on the matter! Yes, today is the day that I do a full day of formula feeding. After 5months of pretty full on breastfeeding, but not much weight gaining, we … Continue reading My Wednesday Whinge #3 – Finishing breastfeeding
I now have a back catalogue of poo related stories that could probably beat any parent at Poo Incident Top Trumps.
Most weekends my overriding desire is to just sit at home in my PJs, snuggled up to baby DaisLikeThese watching rubbish on telly. The reality is that that never happens! I Sometimes I get to Sunday evening and wonder where the weekend went. We were so busy but what did we actually do?! I often … Continue reading Happy Mondays #3 – Busy, Fun, Family & Friends Filled Weekend!
Everyday after school the boys ask the same question: "what's for snack?" Unfortunately a banana or apple just doesn't cut it so I end up spending a fortune on Bear YoYos or various cereal bars. So in the spirit of saving money in January, I decided that we were going to make our own bars! … Continue reading Foodie Friday #2 – Leftover Christmas Date & Nut Oat Bars
Yep, this week I am really not feeling January. I've had enough of it basically. Isn't it just the worst month? Not only is everyone on a massive come down from the festivities of December, but everyone is broke, the weather is bloody freezing, you feel guilty for the amount you ate and drank in … Continue reading My Wednesday Whinge #2 – January
Isn't it amazing how a light dusting of snow can cause such happiness and hysteria in children?! It's nearly as exciting as a frozen puddle or pond! Well, last week we were lucky enough to have both. Friday's school run saw the first frozen puddles of winter here in Surrey. The boys were SO excited. … Continue reading Happy Mondays #2 – Snow and Ice!
This week, as the boys were so excited at the prospect of being a part of mummy's blog (I'm not quite sure they know what a blog is, but if it's to do with the internet then they seem to think it is pretty cool!), I thought I'd capitalise and do something a bit more … Continue reading Foodie Friday #1 – Spanish rice & prawn one pot dinner
And so to set the ball rolling on my hopefully regular post - My Wednesday Whinge. This week can be summed up in four words: Four. Month. Sleep. Regression! Yep, my four month old is in the full swing of this bad boy and gosh am I feeling it! What I don't get is how … Continue reading My Wednesday Whinge #1
Welcome to the first week of my Happy Mondays blog post - a chance for me to have a think about something positive that has happened, something that makes me happy, or something fun - the possibilities are endless! Here goes: This week marks one year since we picked up our crazy Greyhound puppy from … Continue reading Happy Mondays – #1