Magic Moments – Spain

A different town, a different play park, a different ice cream. The sentence above pretty much sums up the week.  The start of the week saw us embark on our first foreign holiday as a family.  I had taken tips off everyone on how to keep my little cheeky monkey…

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The Unspoken List

Like most expectant parents I had read a lot of books before giving birth to my little cheeky monkey. There was sound advice on the day to day essentials of feeding, sleeping, clothing etc that I followed – in hindsight a little too religiously – but there was nothing on how to prepare for the unexpected. I am referring of course to the unpleasant “unspoken” things that become part and parcel of parenting.

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Singing

Harry, your mummy can’t sing. Nowadays I don’t have a problem with it but it’s not always been that way. I vividly remember the time in primary school that I had to stand next to the music teachers piano and sing “The Lord of the Dance” and much to the amusement of my fellow classmates I was stopped before I hit the chorus. Until I hit my twenties and Dolly Parton came in to my life I shunned away from any form of sing-along…

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50 Things That Make Me Happy

Listing out the 50 things that make me happy was much easier than I thought. Also great to look back on past memories and smile at some of my choices.

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My Week at a Glance – Week 2

The fun – and not so fun things – that happened during that week. An online diary to remember the thrills and spills of motherhood that pass in the blink of an eye.

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