Category: Navigating Mummyhood

Happy New Year – Welcome 2019!

So 2018 is on its ways out imminently and I couldn’t welcome 2019 in without writing a post.  I am not one for resolutions as such as I am not sure they really help, but at this time of year I do like to have a bit of a reflection on the past year and […]

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year – Photo Blog

Happy New Year means something different to me now than it used to.  BC (before children) it meant parties and a cracking hangover, but now although drinks are definitely taken it is usually just the husband and I and a bottle of champs.  It may be different, but I wouldn’t change either version!  Happy New […]

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#DreamTeam

#DreamTeam Bloggers Linky 138 – Silent Night

Merry Christmas to you all and a huge festive welcome to the Christmas #DreamTeam bloggers linky with hosts; me, Heather from Shank You Very Much  and Annette from 3littlebuttons. So are you all set for the big day?  We are just about ready here with just a few more pressies to be wrapped and excited children to attempt to […]

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silent night

Silent Night

It is almost Christmas Eve and there is no such thing as a silent night in this household…  With four kids under seven there may never be a silent night again and we certainly can’t get a sensible family photo, but there is certainly lots of excitement and happiness at this time of year.       […]

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parody

‘Term is Over’ – A Parody

For a while I thought that Christmas excitement was only for the kids, but then my kids started school and all of a sudden that long trudge of the autumn term gave me a massive reason to be excited too!  It is the most exhausting term for the kids and so for me too!  The […]

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Christmas Traditions

I guess all families have their Christmas Traditions unless of course you are Elsa and Ana who seemed to be distinctly lacking in that department.  Is it is just us who has watched Olaf’s Christmas Adventure a million times? So how do you ring in the season?  Ill stop now honest….  Honestly though I virtually […]

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Christmas Blogmas

Christmas through the years

For day 6 of #Blogmas2018 the theme is Christmas through the years.   I am currently preparing for a Christmas party that we are hosting tonight so I am crazy busy and I am very late with this post!!  Still better late than never… I am just going to share some photos with you for this […]

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Christmas Recipe – Gingerbread House

My favourite Christmas recipe is for a Pepparkake Hus which literally means Pepper Cake House.  I make mine out of a gingerbread recipe though so it is really a Gingerbread House.  As a young child I lived in Norway and the making of this house is a Scandinavian tradition that we borrowed and brought back […]

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Christmas Decorations

Christmas Decorations

We started the big decorate yesterday, but won’t be properly done until the 17th December when the real tree arrives.  We just started early this year as we are hosting a Christmas party.  I love a Christmas decoration and buying a new decoration is a lovely way to spend some time.  Any reason to look […]

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best value toys

The top 5 best value toys we have bought EVER!!

As I have four children and a love of buying stuff I have bought a lot of toys over the years.  In fact our playroom looks much like a playgroup or nursery as there are just so many toys.  If you are starting to prepare for Christmas or birthdays then you need to know that […]

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