15 ideas for Christmas gifts for children

It can be such a challenge to figure out what gifts are best to buy your children at Christmas. If your kids are like mine, if you ask them what they would like for Christmas they just put EVERYTHING down…

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15 funny things my 4 year old has said this Christmas 

You guys all seemed to enjoy my last funny things my 4 year old has said lately  so much that I thought I would bring you a final instalment before he turns 5 on Friday (sob). This time, given the…

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Letters to Lena – 19 months old

Hey Lena Beana, You are 19 months old today. Its gone so fast. I’ve been looking through photos of you as a newborn and can’t quite believe how quickly its gone. I miss that newborn squish that you were. That…

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Dear diary – the first days of primary school

So you might have read my emotional meltdown about my eldest starting primary school in my recent blog post. I thought I would update you on how his first week has gone. Last week, Arlo went to reception class Wednesday…

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My eldest is starting school and I don’t like it

In exactly one week today my son starts school. I keep having anxiety dreams about my son starting school. Sometimes I’m at the school gate and he’s crying and I don’t want to leave him, sometimes it manifests in a…

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