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My love-hate relationship with laundry

Love it or hate it, laundry is everywhere! Especially in our house! You may notice that many of my pictures have drying washing in the background, although I do try to crop it out. Here I am bringing shame to my youngest whilst dancing to David Gibb‘s latest CD: Here are the kids being zombies […]

Happy first wedding anniversary, Chris!

It is currently 10pm on the night of our first wedding anniversary. We have just shared a bottle of 24 year old champagne, possibly a bit dodgy but the alcohol content was still good 😉 I wasn’t sure whether to post anything about us and our big day. Some bloggers are as regular as clockwork, […]

One small step…

There are very few times when I feel proud to be human but watching 8 Days: To the Moon and Back on BBC has managed it! The bravery, ingenuity, passion and teamwork were incredible to watch. I was struck by the similarities to Hollywood’s Apollo 13 and how well the movie captured the spirit of […]

The work of a wife and mother

Life has been very full on over the past month as I have been doing 5 jobs part time. I am mentally exhausted from the effort of remembering where I am meant to be every hour. My diary/calendar is my best friend. On top of that, there have been multiple events for the children in […]

Neighbours (dum de dum) everybody needs good neighbours…!

Hope that got you singing! But actually this post is about real neighbours. We have neighbours on either side of us. One family are lovely, the other are antisocial selfish idiots. We have had trouble with them since we moved in. Things got off to a bad start when I went round to say hello […]