My heart is with Manchester and parents everywhere.

Heart with Manchester
I had a whole load of posts I planned to be writing today about an array of different parenting things but in light of the horrific events in Manchester last night I am finding myself unable to focus. Both last night's tragedy and the news of the poor little girl who died on her school trip to the theme park have left me reeling and in tears for the families of those involved. Parenthood is ... Continue Reading

Infertility Journey: Got a diagnosis.

So as I mentioned in my previous post I have been MIA due to a lot going on with trying to conceive. I mentioned last year about the early miscarriage we experienced in November, I shared a 'month in the life' vlog over on my youtube channel and I began to explain that it looks like we are experiencing secondary infertility. Well in March we reached our 1 year trying to conceive anniversary ... Continue Reading

Where have I been? New May goals

May goals
Dear blog land,   A confession of abandonment from a humble lax blogger. I have been lax and lazy and distracted. But I am back with some new goals for May that will get me back on in the blogosphere. Shortly, I will provide an explanation of where I have been. Things have been going on with my health and trying to conceive. Myself and Fabio have both had some time off work so have ... Continue Reading

Peppa Pig: My First Cinema Experience Review

Peppa Pig my first cinema experience review
Hands up, I'll admit that I tried to keep my son away from Peppa Pig for as long as physically possible, but after enduring his Bing addiction for months on end, that thought of how bad can it really be popped into my head. After two episodes he was hooked! Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig, Peppa and George are frequent visitors to our household! So when Peppa Pig: My First Cinema Experience came out in the ... Continue Reading

How we transitioned our toddler from cot to toddler bed

toddler bed
Nearly 3 weeks ago now, Harrison finally did the inevitable and jumped out of his cot so we moved him into his toddler bed! That's right at the grand age of 2 years and 4 months old he was still in his cot bed with the sides up. That's because I am lazy, I did not want to mess around with his sleep because he is (for the most part) a fantastic sleeper both at night and during nap time. 'If it ... Continue Reading

What are we eating this week? Meal Planning Series

Meal planning
Up until we moved house in August 2016 I was not one to do a meal plan. In my teeny tiny shoe box kitchen, I didn't have the space to keep a whole weeks worth of feed and we lived opposite large Sainsbury's so I didn't need to buy a week's worth of food at once! (That is no exaggeration, all that was between us and Sainsbury's was a road, I could see it from my lounge window, it wasn't the nicest ... Continue Reading