Just keep wiping

Just keep wiping

‘Just keep swimming’ is the adorable Dory’s inspirational quote and although it can be helpful when you’re feeling like life’s got on top of you, I think it could be tweaked a little for mums.

To be honest, we’re not blue, we’re not fish and we don’t live in the sea. Let’s think of something that’s a bit more relevant. What do mums find themselves doing all day, every day…

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Goodnight Sweetheart

Goodnight sweetheart

You’d think considering that my son has just turned four that we’d have got the sleeping through the night stuff nailed…

Granted, we’ve moved on from the stage of rocking him for hours every evening, but do we get a full night’s sleep every night? No.

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All you need is… cardboard

all you need is cardboard

Newsflash: new research concludes that buying toys for kids at Christmas is a complete waste of time!

Last week I bought my husband a new pair of shoes (good wifey) and when my son returned from pre-school I showed them to him. I was hoping that he’d agree that I’d made a good choice, but in fact he paid no attention to them whatsoever.

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Anyone Else…? Pt 37 Winter Special!

anyone else winter special

…still debating whether to buy a coffee machine or not. It would be much more convenient, but the takeaway cups from Costa are so much cuter than my mugs at home!

…getting a bit confused as to whether it actually is Winter or not. In Ireland it is, in the UK it’s not. It’s like ‘the dress’ all over again.

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Our favourite Halloween story: Meg & Mog

our favourite Halloween story Meg and Mog

Who else enjoys reading the adventures of Meg, Mog, Owl and SUPERMAN?!

We read Meg and Mog this evening in an effort to get into the Halloween spirit. It’s been one of my son’s favourite books ever since he was a baby. He’s always been interested in anything spooky and the narrations are so bright and colourful they’ve always grabbed his attention.

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