Bank Holidays before I had kids always gave me this magical feeling that anything was possible. Inevitably, though, I ended up lounging around in bed until noon then basically wasting the day trying to think of cool and interesting things to do with myself. Those days are well and truly over, and quite frankly I… Read More Bank Holiday Family Fun Ideas: West Country
At the risk of going all Stepford on you (which you should by now that I am not), I want to talk about an inevitable part of life that most of us hate but literally NEVER goes away. You guessed it non-Stepford friends; the dreaded housework!
Since we moved into the new house 3 weeks ago there’s been little time for pretty much anything other than getting settled and unpacked. Now that the majority of the big work is done and things are calming down we are settling nicely into our new routine, in our new home, in a brand new… Read More Social Anxiety: What Will The Neighbours Think?
Cerebral Palsy awareness is something I care very much about, and is something that has affected our family in various ways. Mr C has cerebral palsy in his right side, and while his case is fairly mild it has meant that he has always had to find alternative ways to do things. When I first… Read More Cerebral Palsy: Gemma & Raife’s Pirate Party
Buying wedding gifts these days is really bloody hard, isn’t it?! 20 years ago it was easy; something for the new house, something practical or pretty, or some cool new gadget. Fast forward to now and we’ve been living together for years before we get married, so most of that stuff we already have pretty… Read More Unique Wedding Gifts They’ll Love: Uncommon Goods