I am a horrible Mum today

I need to change my title from StressedMum to horrible Mum as according to my Daughter that is exactly what I am today a horrible mum. Parenting 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 […]

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Those Little White Lies

You all know those little white lies that I am talking about. The Tooth Fairy, Father Christmas etc. The Tooth Fairy My Daughter is going to be 12 next month. I used to love being the Tooth Fairy making sure I knew where her tooth was. Only to find when I used to sneak in […]

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Banana Bread Recipe

While my daughter was on holiday, she had a banana bread which was unlike the banana bread that I usually make.  With her being on a Disney Cruise, I searched american banana bread and came across this recipe. We love banana bread in our house, and it is a great way to use up bananas […]

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Pets with Children

I know some people love pets. While others can not stand the mess and ties that come with owning a pet.  But to me they become part of the family. I also think that they teach children so many valuable life experiences too. Yes, you can not just go out for the day and come […]

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Easy Flapjacks

On a rainy Sunday afternoon, why not spend a bit of time in the kitchen to make something yummy to have with that cuppa. And to keep the kids entertained for a little while,  We always find that when we are stuck indoors with nothing to do or nowhere to go because of the weather.  […]

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Current Trends

It seeems to to be the current trend for girls this year is dip dying their hair. My daughter, like many others is desperate for this in her hair as well. I just can not do it, it is not that I am one of those mums who refuses as I do like it. And […]

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Goodbye July – Hello August

Goodbye July – hello August. I have to say you were an emotional one, with lots of tears being shed. End Of A Chapter My daughter, had her last School Summer Fair, last sports day, as a Primary School Student. She had her leavers assembly which was so emotional. Watching her whole class perform together […]

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Our Holiday In Dominican Republic

I was very lucky to travel to the Dominican Republic with my husband and our friends. To celebrate our friends milestone birthday.  The best and hardest part was there was no children. We travelled as two couples and had a week off from everything. Our First Holiday With No Kids This was our first ‘proper’ […]

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