Growing up we all have this idea or vision of how we will be as a parent and when we actually reach motherhood that idea has gone out of the window. I was sat reading something the other day about how a friend of mine had posted a picture saying with title of I’m not… Continue reading A Perfect Mum?
Yes you read that right. 7pm! and its time for bed..... for the girls anyway. Not all days but especially school days the girls are in bed between 7-7.30pm without fail. There allowed to stay on their iPad's for about half an hour, watch a DVD or read a book. On school days their up… Continue reading 7pm & Its Bed Time For The Girls
As a working mum my mornings can be pretty hectic, and it also depends on what shift my partner is working to if it helps (or hinders) the morning. He works 4 on 4 off, 2 day shifts 2 night shifts, and on his 4 off we have his daughter at home with us, so… Continue reading School & Work Morning Routine
10 Signs You Have A Pre-Tween Is your child boarding tween life? My step daughter is and boy don’t we know it! Your child wants to order from the adult menu or “bigger menu”. However they still want to order the usual chicken nuggets and chips, they just want the more expensive fancy named one!… Continue reading 10 Signs You Have A Tween!
I recently came across a post online that was a series of questions that a mother asked her children, there was some comical answers so I decided to try the questions out with Kadie and Poppy to see what responses I got! I decided to do this with them separately as the girls are easily… Continue reading An Interview With A 7 & 9 Year Old
So the past couple of week before the Easter holidays we had 2 poorly children at different times but the same stupid rule applied! Poppy had abit of the a temperature Sunday night into Monday morning, so I contacted school to say even though she was better that morning I was going to keep her… Continue reading Child Sickness & School Rules
Do your children do chores? Both girls are getting a little older now and for a while now they've both had their own chores to do. I know what some of you may be thinking, its the parents responsibility to manage the household and whilst I completely agree I also believe a child should learn… Continue reading Should Children Do Chores?