When technology isn’t so good

When technology isn’t so good

I posted the other day about how technology can be a good thing and how it alerted me that my daughter was not where she was meant to be, and was in fact half way home walking.  I had honestly never panicked so much in my life. Today, I checked where she was after school and she was at the bus stop, thought ok no problem, so checked the bus and it was tracking the one after, checked our stop where she gets off and says not one for over half…

My Week – 10/10/15

My Week – 10/10/15

This week has been very busy, but a lot less emotional than the previous few weeks thankfully. Last Sunday, my daughter had her first trip out shopping into town on her own with a friend.  I dropped her at her friends house and then off they went.  They had  a great time, she spent all her money but brought herself a new sketch pad and some stupidly priced pens but this is her life, she loves drawing and draws some amazing manga style pictures, and then pens are special ones…

I am a horrible Mum today

I am a horrible Mum today

I need to change my title from Stressed Mum to Mean Mum or Horrible Mum. We are pretty laid back parents with our Daughter, she is good and does not (well yet anyway), cause us too many problems. We are however strict where homework etc comes in. Everyday, it is the same conversations about homework, Have you got any? When does it need to be in by? What have you got to do? We have even brought her a white board and put it up, and I marked it Monday…

A general ramble

A general ramble

Firstly, let me apologise for being so quiet over the weekend.  I have spent a very rare lovely weekend with my two favourite people, my husband and my daughter.  Just the 3 of us, well and the dog and cat. We made the most of the gorgeous weather on Saturday spending time in the garden, just enjoying ourselves, being with your family is the best feeling in the world. Yesterday the weather was not that nice, so I decided to try and have a trial run on my daughters hair,…