4 years ago today you came into the world, although it feels like you were just a little new born boy only a few days ago. Every year I attempt to write this without crying and every year I fail. You've grown so much this year, going from a toddler to a little boy. Too … Continue reading Today You’re 4
How are you 2 today? It only feels like a week ago we were bringing you home from hospital, but here we are celebrating your second birthday. She loves her big brother so much This last year has been tough, but then again, you're tough too. And stubborn, and determined and so single minded when … Continue reading Happy 2nd Birthday, Sigi
1. Our Garden I mentioned in my last 3 Things post that we've sorted out our garden, and we've definitely taken advantage of it. The weather has been pretty good for most of the month and the kids have been outside running about We've even bought a trampoline for the kids and they are loving … Continue reading 3 Things I’m Thankful For This May
The title is a bit of a lie, I don't think lockdown has gotten to me, I know it has. Lately I've become a nag, my temper is short and I feel like I've got a hundred and one things to do and that they're never going to get done. I'm constantly frustrated at the … Continue reading I’ve Become A Nag (AKA I Think Lockdown is Getting To Me)
My baby is officially a toddler, I don't know whether to scream, cry or laugh (perhaps all three would work). So, remember when I wrote that Sigi is a really easy, happy baby, well, I take it all back. I don't know what happened, but after Sigi's first birthday, she has developed more of an … Continue reading Sigi’s 18 Month Update.
1. Laughter is Best We've been married 5 years and together 9, and theres very rarely a day when we don't laugh together. My husband is quick witted and a wind up merchant, and I often knowingly take the bait. So we spend a lot of time laughing, and it's one of the things I … Continue reading 5 Things 5 Years of Marriage Has Taught Me
Today you're three, god, where has the time gone. I won't say it's been easy, your speech delay is still bad, couple that with typical toddler temper and tantrums, it's not been a cake walk, but you have been so, so worth it. My beautiful Boy You've become such a inquisitive little boy, fascinated by … Continue reading Today is Your Third Birthday
We went to the Blue Planet Aquarium at Ellesmere Port on Monday. It's the first time we've had a family day out since before lockdown. Now I've mentioned before I've got a fear of deep water and the sea, so this wasn't my first choice, but the kids really enjoyed it and I don't want … Continue reading First Family Day Out Since Lockdown.
My sweet baby girl, today is your birthday. Your official first day towards toddlerhood. It makes me smile and cry a little at the same time. Newborn Watching you grow this year has been truly an amazing experience. You're such a happy baby girl, with the biggest smile and the cutest laugh. You're easy going, … Continue reading Today Your 1
1. New Tattoo If you follow me on social media, you'll already know I got a new tattoo earlier this month. I haven't gotten one in a little over 2 years and it's one I wanted for ages, to show my love for my favourite film (The Nightmare Before Christmas) and three of my favourite … Continue reading 4 Things I’m Thankful for this March