Monthly Archives: June 2014

Some Reasons Why My House Is A Mess

My house is a mess. This is not news, it’s always a mess but it’s particularly messy at the moment. Now I have a valid excuse of course. She is seven weeks old now but it is because of her … Continue reading

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The End of a Small Era

  It’s the end of a small era here this morning,my four-year old has just left for playschool for the last time. She has been going there every day all her life and attended for the last two years. My … Continue reading

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Do Not Ever Buy A Car With Four Children In Tow

Things that are difficult to do with four children. Part one……….. Last week we got a new car. Well actually its more of a bus than a car. 7 seaters are ugly cars unless you have mega bucks to spend. … Continue reading

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My 20 Year Quest for the Perfect Shampoo and Conditioner

  I have been buying shampoo and conditioner for about twenty years now. When it comes to purchasing hair product, I am a marketeers dream. It doesn’t matter how many times I have been let down with their empty promises … Continue reading

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The Time When I Had An Unplanned Homebirth

  I need to record this for posterity and because I ¬†will have no hospital notes to look back on in years to come…….Writing this took a whole lot longer than the actual birth.¬† Throughout my pregnancy I had two … Continue reading

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