Hi Everyone, this week I read a thriller called " The Dry" by Jane Harper. It is Harper's debut novel and was given to me by my father in law to read. Luckily for me he is an avid reader and book buyer with very similar taste in literature to me, plus he is very… Continue reading The Dry by Jane Harper #readingchallenge book 4
The day has finally arrived, Joseph's last day at nursery school. We have the six weeks summer holiday and then my little baby boy is going to "big boy" school. I didn't know how I was going to feel on this day. Although in general Joseph has enjoyed his time at nursery we've had our… Continue reading Joseph Graduates Nursery
Hi everyone, just wanted to share with you some photos of Joe's 4th birthday celebrations last weekend! Joe decided that he wanted a sleepover with his cousins for his birthday instead of a big party, so we squeezed 10 of us in our two bedroom house over night and had Nanny and Grandad over too… Continue reading Joseph’s 4th Birthday!
Blue sky. My little boy. Sweeping up leaves with his trusty wooden toy broom, lost in a three year old's busy work. All its meaning in the process. The journey. He's learning how to be big and grown up, where nothing is about the journey any more. We are swept up with the idea of… Continue reading Repeat
As you may have seen on Rob's Facebook page Joe has been a bit under the weather recently. As much as I love Autumn and Winter along comes with it colds, bugs and infections and therefore more trips to the hospital, more medications and more sleepless nights filled with the sound of our little man… Continue reading Update on Joe
Autumn begins on the 22nd September officially, but at our house, despite soaring temperatures, the first of September was when the Autumn fun began. Autumn is my favourite season, I love the colours, the food, the clothes, all of it. We have been doing lots of Autumnal activities as a family and I have been… Continue reading Autumn fun!
Today is the first of September! And although it may not be officially Autumn until the 22nd September, it's Autumn term, so that's enough excuse for me to start celebrating my favourite season! Today was mine and Joe's first day back to "normality" as Robin has gone back to work after the long summer holidays,… Continue reading DIY Birdfeeder craft activity and sensory play
We have been very busy the past few weeks with the summer holidays but the other day I managed to scrape some time to make some tasty Blueberry muffins. I used a recipe from the "Hummingbird Bakery" cookbook which also contains my go to recipe for banana bread. The original recipe is for mixed berry… Continue reading Blueberry Muffins
Tuesday was a very busy day. Not only did Joseph have pre-school, we also had to go to our first Child Psychology appointment and Rob and I went to the Parent and carers CF evening for Manchester. Joseph's psychology appointment went well, it was an initial assessment where we talked about the issues we are… Continue reading Manchester Cystic Fibrosis Parents and Carer’s evening and Joe update
Rob, Joe and I have had a brilliant 2 weeks this Easter holiday. We previously have had a rough few months and decided to make the most of everyday that we were all well and the sun was shining! Here are some photos of what we have been up to this holiday! We've done more… Continue reading Easter holidays