Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Happy New Year everyone, did you have a lovely christmas and new year? Or was your christmas like ours full of ups and downs and family dramas? We were really looking forward to christmas this year, as it was the first christmas we were going to have all 3 children under one roof for christmas day, even my husband who is not a big on christmas was looking forward to it. This is the first year we didn’t have a list of what C wanted for christmas, we made sure…

Back to reality

Back to reality

We have had Christmas and welcomed in the New Year.  It is now time to get back to normality (whatever that is). I had my day all planned for today, been thinking about it over the last couple of weeks, but today is going to be a hit and miss day. My Daughter is not due back to school until 10.50 this morning, why I have no idea, every other school goes back at normal time.  The only good thing about this was the alarm could be set a little…

New Years Day

New Years Day

When you are young and childless, and  not a 40 something year old Mum celebrating New Year meant partying, having fun with friends and family and you could sleep the next day and recover without having to worry about anything else. So, as a 40 something year old Mum, why oh why did I think it would be a good idea to do this again. Yesterday evening, myself, husband and Daughter packed our car up with bedding, clothes and drinks etc, put on our party clothes, and headed to friends,…

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Now Christmas has been and gone, and we have survived those days in between where we have no idea what day it is, New Years Eve is finally here. The chance to say goodbye to the old year and welcome in the new year. 2015 has had some great highlights, an amazing holiday to Dominican Republic back in May, was our first child free holiday in years, and we want to go back with our Daughter at some point. We also had an amazing trip to Paris in August, first time any…