I saw a reflexologist this week....took just a little time out for me. Like so many Mammy's we spend a lot of time keeping the plates spinning in our households we forget those small moments that time for you. So when the reflexologist said you're a wreck and its because you've forgotten yourself I wasn't … Continue reading Remembering how to relax.
No one warns you that with motherhood comes the never ending feeling of tiredness. When you read the books and watch the telly you see these mother earth types embracing motherhood getting the usual sleep even lie ins. Lie ins? Lie ins? Goodness me its been a while. Oh how I used to love to … Continue reading Tired isn’t a strong enough word
Finally this weekend summer sunshine came out to play. It can only mean one thing when entertaining toddler twins it's time for fun in the pool. So after a little trip to Argos and a chat with a generous daddy we purchased the Chad Valley Aquarium Activity Pool. So I thought I'd take a little … Continue reading Sun’s out, pool’s out – review of Chad Valley Aquarium Activity Pool
It amazes me sometimes....where I live I mean. Merthyr Tydfil has been given a seriously bad wrap over the years and you people out there who think they know our little town have no idea just how awesome a place this is. I'm no Merthyrite born and bred. In truth I never imagined this would … Continue reading They think they know our little town.
This review was done on behalf of http://www.whatsgoodtodo.com We love a family day out so with that in mind a little trip from South Wales to West Midlands Safari Park was just the ticket for the bank holiday weekend. Myself and my little, big crew drove the hour and ¾ for animal fun and frolics. … Continue reading A little visit to West Midlands Safari Park
So forever I've complained that I'm sooooooo unfit. Not just a little but like omg how many stairs are there to my bedroom unfit. I've convinced myself that because I teach all day, run a house and take care of 4 kids that I'm perfectly fit...well fit for purpose anyway. In my wisdom today I … Continue reading Core Muscles? I think they maybe a myth or at least I seem to have lost mine
When my children go to bed it's Mammy and Daddy TV time. Gone are the crazy you tubers who do random videos opening toys that my toddlers find fascinating. Finished are the annoyingly upbeat American nickelodeon teen sitcoms like Jessie. It time for proper TV. Proper scary zombie infested TV. Yes I admit, one of my … Continue reading Why don’t they get on a boat?
I'll admit right from the off my skills as a domestic goddess are woefully lacking and my house often resembles something out of a horror film except instead of blood we have toys what seems like millions and millions of toys. But my completely ineffective cleaning prowess is even more challenged by these little people … Continue reading OMG! I think Smyths toys and Toysrus have declared all out war in my living room
I've thought about this over and over. I've considered so many times whether to start my own blog. I'd try and work out what I'd write about. I'd question whether I had anything really worth writing about. More importantly I worried about whether it would be of any interest to anyone. I'm just a Mammy writing … Continue reading My First Time