Bonfire Night

Bonfire Night… I can’t say Bonfire Night without singing, {either in my head or, if you’re lucky enough to be within earshot, out loud}… Bonfire Night and the stars are bright Three Little Angels dressed in white One with a fiddle One with a drum One with a pancake stuck to her bum! {It’s still […]

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Being Mam…

Alf loves nutella on toast topped with grapes.  GRAPES.  I mean who does that?!  Well, obviously I do, because I make it, {because kids…because bois}…but grapes?! *shakes head* Anyway, Being Mam, It’s agreeing to Robb’s friends staying over to watch the McGregor fight…only to be still paying for it a few days later {I feel I […]

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Pump o’r Penwythnos

There’s a lot to be said about a night away in a caravan beside the seaside.  The memories that come flooding back from years ago…the sights {the beach and the seagulls sitting atop every caravan}, the sounds {screams from the fair}, the smells {still not sure what that smell is actually…}…the excited feeling of finally […]

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Life is…

  Life.  It’s whizzing past so fast right now and I can’t believe Alf turned 11 last month and Robb will be 16 in August!  Which only means one thing…a new school and the long wait for GCSE results. Life is also a new job for me!  {And all the nerves/excitement/anticipation that comes with it}…the […]

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Postcards from Poland

The other week, Paul and I were invited to a Wedding in Poland.  Having never been there before {because you have to get on a plane}, I was very excited, wasn’t too sure what to expect of Poland and a little bit nervous {because you have to get on  a plane…}.  Poland was everything and […]

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“Is This Real Life?!…”

OR “No, it’s not a hen do…more like a midlife crisis…!” was the other title I was thinking of going with.  Because we said that a few times whilst holidaying in Benidorm too.  But “Is this real life?!“…yeah, that was me.  As we were all sat there on the beach that first morning, a cheeky […]

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