Road trip with DAT Tyres.

We are a family who love to day trip. We spend most weekends travelling somewhere by car, a lot of our family live a couple of hours drive away so we will visit them or just take ourselves off to the coast or countryside for a walk. Basically, we love each other but can’t bear to be in each others company for a whole weekend! Continue reading “Road trip with DAT Tyres.”

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy….Unless you’re a parent.

For clarification, when I use the term ‘Summer’ in this post I mean it in the real summer sense, not the British sense!

The back end of last week saw the temperature SOAR. It was 25 degrees at one point and positively GLORIOUS. It was so glorious I saw fit to chill my red wine and that only happens in extreme warm. Continue reading “Summertime, and the livin’ is easy….Unless you’re a parent.”

Weekly Winedown #6 – Something a little different…

edit: Every Friday I do a tongue in cheek wine review. This weeks took a different turn, I didn’t realise it would until I’d written it but  that’s why it starts with the usual Friday layout.

Welcome to the Weekly Winedown. Each week I selflessly drink wine for you offer a review.
Please don’t expect anything professional, I consume a lot of wine but I’m no pro.

The only real ‘rule’ I’m putting in place is that the wine is to be under £8 a bottle. #keepitclassy Continue reading “Weekly Winedown #6 – Something a little different…”

Community Nursery of the Year

You may recall a couple of weeks ago I told you about Seth going for his preschool open day. It was a day of mixed emotions as my ‘baby’ is growing into a ‘big boy’. The only benefit I can take from this being the second time round and him getting a place where Aoife went is that we didn’t have to go through the stress of choosing a nursery for him. I can just be focused on my boy growing up rather than fretting about where we are sending him. Continue reading “Community Nursery of the Year”

8 signs you’re not a first time parent.

Recently a few of my friends have birthed babies.
Some for the first time and some for the second. Watching them both has made me realised how much we do it differently the second time around. Continue reading “8 signs you’re not a first time parent.”