My kids LOVE hot chocolate. At home. In cafes. Takeout. They aren’t fussy (the one major treat given to the cows milk intolerant Bella, at the sacrifice of her eczema). To be honest I’m not sure I know a child … Continue reading
When I was about 9 years old I let go of a rope swing. Over a river. My parents made me travel home in the boot of the car. No high back boosters back in those days. Said rope swing … Continue reading
Pre-children Mr G played golf. I tried to support his interest. I’d sit at the back of the freezing driving range attempting to pretend that I knew exactly where that ball he just hit went. I booked lessons. I tried. … Continue reading
Friday ended a LONG week. A first day at school, a first day at preschool and a first day at ‘ballet school’ (aka ballet lessons if you aren’t 2.5 years old). My fitbit was practically burning up with the new … Continue reading
When you need to escape the house for half an hour, don’t pay for entertainment….visit the free zoo!
Ok….maybe not zoo…Pets at Home. Winnall or Eastleigh.
Pretend to peruse. Yes honestly staff members, I am crazy enough to have three children age four and under and pets. Honestly. Like my husband would let me! I think he’d divorce me if I brought a fish home let alone anything with fur!
Since I first brought little Bella home from hospital, Pets at Home has been my go to emergency entertainment. It never fails. Trust me.
Today was the last day I have all three little ones at home during the week before the Big J starts school. Today was NOT a day to spend doing chores. Or watching endless runs of Miles from ruddy Tomorrow, … Continue reading
Waitrose has an Estate here in Hampshire. With a cafe. With a GOOD cafe. I did not know this fact until a few weeks ago, and I’ve now been twice. In two days. It was that good.