This boy…

Is nearly 3 and a half. We have been through a lot together, and I am really, really struggling to let go, and to relax at the idea of him being at nursery school. I don’t know why I am so emotional about it. He is SO ready, and SO excited, and will have such […]

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Better luck second time round!

Last Friday, we went for a family day trip to a National Trust property, we had visited, previously, almost exactly two years ago, in fact. Nymans House is about an hours drive away from us. To say that the visit last time, was not a good one, would be putting it mildly and I have […]

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Magic Moments – 4 years ago, this month…

LSH and I went out on a lunch date, alone. We had organised for Big Girl to be be collected from her nursery, by her lovely child-minder, for a few hours, so we could have some much-needed time together, on a week day, for a treat. We went to a local restaurant, and I was craving steak, […]

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Magic Moments – A Small Breakthrough

I didn’t do a Magic Moment post last week, but I am back this week, and linking up with The Oliver’s Mad House, as usual. Click on her linky at the end of this post, to join in, and to see other Magic Moments posts. As part of my “job”, I run parent & toddler […]

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Magic Moments – Glue ear diagnosis….

(Image sourced from an ENT website, with permission)  So, if you have been following me here, Facebook or Twitter, you will know we have had some major ongoing sleep issues with Small Boy. We suspected he was suffering from recurrent ear infections, with very few actual symptoms, and we have been working our way to […]

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Magic Moments – My old watch

My Magic Moment this week is a bit random. I was actually a bit stumped for a post, and was almost tempted to miss it, as I had nothing to share but then I had a little moment on Saturday, and thought I’d blog about it. I have an old, old watch. A Swatch Watch, […]

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Magic Moments – 3rd Time Lucky!

I’m linking up with Jaime from The Oliver’s Mad House, for her Monday Magic Moments. She has a lovely blog, and this is going to be a fun and interesting linky. Why don’t you join in? My Magic Moment this week is an old one. I wanted to write about my first visit to South Africa, but […]

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Magic Moments

I’m linking up with Jaime from The Oliver’s Mad House, for her Monday Magic Moments. She has a lovely blog, and this is going to be a fun and interesting linky. Why don’t you join in?     My Magic Moment this week is short and simple. This letter arrived on Tuesday. My Small Boy was offered […]

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Magic Moments – Snowflakes

(photo source – Huffington Post) I’m linking up with Jaime from The Oliver’s Mad House, for her Monday Magic Moments. She has a lovely blog, and this is going to be a fun and interesting linky. Why don’t you join in? You can find more on the linky on her blog or click on the button below. […]

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