Sleep Deprivation – What the books don’t tell you. Part 2

I have written some basics on our sleep story, and our battle with Small Boy’s sleep issues, and struggling with sleep deprivation over the last 2 years, here and here. This piece is a more expanded version, I plan to discuss the effects sleep deprivation has had on me, LSH, our relationship, and what lack of sleep, […]

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Friday’s Rants from the Soap Box in my Living Room!

Welcome to my Friday’s Rants from the Soap Box in my Living Room. A small space in the week where I can have a chunter about things that have made me twitch with annoyance or made me question if the world has gone mad or not…. I also  linked up with MummyBarrow for her Ranty Friday. You can find […]

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Thursday Photo Dump

We took a walk to Ham House this week, which is literally ten minutes away from us, and is beautiful, both inside the house, and in the gardens. We mainly go to the gardens, because Small Boy isn’t really suited to beautiful old houses with lots of fragile antiques just yet, but the gardens themselves are lovely and we had a […]

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When I hit my weight loss goal, I am buying myself a….

Tutu skirt! Yes, I know, that sounds a bit random, and like I am having a mid-life crisis, but I promise it isn’t and I am not. I LOVE tutu skirts. Big Girl has a fair selection, in her wardrobe, and I often wistfully wish that I could own and wear one. At my current […]

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Reducing my use of media and communication – less e-mail!

So, my Twitter and Facebook Blackout  has gone pretty well. I have less than 2 weeks left. I am quite looking forward to getting back to Facebook and Twitter, although I will be drastically reducing both my friends list, and my usage and the amount of time I spend on there. Next on my hit list, […]

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Friday’s Rants from the Soap Box in my Living Room!

Welcome to my Friday’s Rants from the Soap Box in my Living Room. A small space in the week where I can have a chunter about things that have made me twitch with annoyance or made me question if the world has gone mad or not…. I also  linked up with MummyBarrow for her Ranty Friday. You can find […]

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Happy Birthday Grandpa Ian in South Africa!

Both my children’s grandfather’s are Ian, Small Boy’s middle name is Ian, after both of them. My father is Grandad Ian, LSH’s father is Grandpa Ian. It is Grandpa Ian, in South Africa’s birthday today.    We asked him if it was ok if we shared this on the blog, and I was looking through […]

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