Half term activities in Essex & East London

  Half term is fast approaching and it can work out expensive trying to find activities to keep the kids occupied especially with Christmas just around the corner. Here is a list inexpensive ideas, The big Draw – Design your own money. Bank of England museum – http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/education/Pages/museum/visiting/default.aspx From 23-27th October  you can join the […]

Mummy guilt

Last night I went to bed feeling guilty. Guilty because I shouted at my daughter. The reason for my shouting was for her own safety, it was to keep her safe. But that does not make it easier. It does not make me feel less guilty or less like a crap mama. As soon as […]

Our week 9/10 – 15/10/2017

    This week we have all been a bit under the weather with a horrid cold. I have finally been given antibiotics for a cough I have had for the last 3 weeks, which has almost caused the end of my marriage, and my work colleagues to ask for me to be moved departments! […]

Our Week 2/10 – 8/10/2017

This week has been busy. Along with the normal work/nursery routine there has been lots of fun. Here is a look at what we have been up to. What we have been wearing We went to Mothercare on Friday and have fallen madly in love with the Little Bird range. It is absolutely amazing. I […]

#BLOGtober17 day 8 – holiday

My absolute favourite holiday destination in the UK is North Devon. We are very lucky that Mr D’s dad lives there so we get a semi free holiday when we visit him. And even better his home is a stone’s throw from the beach. There are so many lovely things to see and do in North Devon, […]

#BLOGTOBER17 day 4 – Date

Ok so I’ve made it to day 4 of #BLOGTOBER17 and I have to say I am a little proud of myself. Today’s topic is Date. And what better thing to write about then when I first met Mr D. I remember it clearly it was October 12th 2002 and I went to a friend’s […]