I could have killed him – but then he nearly died!

I could have killed him – but then he nearly died! Inside my home… You know, last Saturday I could have nearly killed my dearest husband. He was having such a fun relaxing day, the rugby was on, and try as I might with the vacuum cleaner I just could not drown out all that on- […]

Top 59 Valentine’s Day Travel Destinations – A Parents’ Wishlist

Top 59 Valentine’s Day Travel Destinations – A Parents’ Wishlist ~ This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my full disclosure policy ~ Parents are people who fantasize about holidays where we are always allowed to eat our own dinner. We imagine that not looking like a pack mule in the airport could […]

To My Blogging Friends in the States!

To My Blogging Friends in the States! Our Great Eastern USA Road Trip 2018 – Log 1 Dear USA Bloggers Who Know Me We are coming over to visit in July/August – all six of us (couldn’t leave our four kiddies behind). I realised I have made a number of friends here on WordPress, wouldn’t […]

Today is NOT all about Doing, but Being

Today is NOT all about Doing, but Being do be do be dooo Today I’m as tired, as tired as can be, From lying awake ’til a quarter to three. Thinking about all the things left undone How dusting and vacuuming sucks all my fun. Next I lay pondering parenting fears. I’m a mother of […]

The Worst Christmas Gift Guide – do NOT buy these for kids!

My Terrible Christmas Gift Guide of things you should NOT give to kids. ATTENTION ALL Aunties, Uncles, Grannies, Grandpas and New to Newish Parents! Here follows a guide to all those Christmas gifts our kids have been kindly given but we more seasoned parents wish they never had been. In compiling this list I consulted […]