85 weeks and 4 days | Simple things

This time last week were were all in my mum and dad’s caravan; enjoying the last morning of our mini-holiday to North Wales. It was raining and the Twinkles had just had breakfast. Rather than watch TV, we decided to do some colouring. I’d bought some wax crayons and paper the day before so this …

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Me and Mine October 2014

Me and Mine October 2014. This month’s Me and Mine photographs see us in another country no less! Seeing as we didn’t manage to have a proper holiday — of longer than 4 days — again this year, we decided to round the summer off with a long weekend to Wales! Wales is my husband’s home turf; he …

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82 weeks and 5 days | Siblings October 2014

Siblings October 2014. The twins are nineteen months old today. Blimey — we are creeping ever more swiftly towards their second birthday. Before I know it, they’ll be starting school, university, getting engaged, planning a wedding… OHMYGOD MAKE IT STOP!!!!!!! Arrrrgh!! *life flashing before one’s eyes* Changes This month has been full of changes. When …

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Me and Mine September 2014 | Bekonscot Model Village

Me and Mine September 2014. September has been a little quieter than other months of late. Still busy — friends coming and going, people to see, things to do — but we’ve also had a couple of weekends at home, which has been utterly gorgeous and much needed. It’s only when you take a breath, …

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To a 40 something new mum…

I read an article the day before yesterday. It was one of those sponsored link things on Facebook — ‘you might find this interesting’, kind of thing — and I did find it interesting. And immensely irritating. It was a piece by Dr Pixie McKenna, for The Telegraph entitled: ‘I had my first baby at …

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Happy 18 month birthday Twinkles! | Siblings September 2015

Siblings September 2015. Even though it’s not, today feels like a birthday day! It’s exactly 18 months since those two perfect packages of gorgeousness rocketed into our lives!! EIGHTEEN MONTHS!! A year and a half!! I can’t believe it. A sneaky time thief has clearly set the speed to double and our days are being …

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