We took our son to get his haircut. He is 4 years old and hasn't been to the hairdresser for a long time. For the past 2 years he has been growing his hair out "like Dad" because he wanted to be like his Dad. We went through all the stages of hair growth; that … Continue reading We took our Son to get his Haircut
Kiwi mummy bloggers are back for 2017 with the 12 days of christmas blog collaboration! Again this year I get to be part of this great team bringing you something new each day for the first 12 days of December. From DIY decorations to family traditions and Christmas creativity - this is a team of … Continue reading Christmas Camp Cocktails (12 days of Christmas blog collaboration)
I love Christmas. I have bells that chime Christmas carols and old favorite recipes and the Michael Bublé Christmas classics CD. I fucking love Christmas. I love it so much that I nagged my husband to let us put up the tree early this year because I just couldn’t wait to get into the Christmas spirit. I imagined … Continue reading Finding Christmas Magic in Unlikely Places
Hello Black Dog. Painfully faithful old dog. Stubborn, relentless, familiar old dog. Hello. I knew you were on your way. I heard you sniffing around, felt you scratching at the gate. I tried to keep you out but you found your way in, as you always do. Now you're sat on my doorstep, taking up … Continue reading Hello, Black Dog
I have 2 children. Being their mum feels mostly like sunshine. I don’t have a favourite but I do feel differently about them. My youngest son came to me when I was in a good and steady place. I had a husband. I didn’t have to work because we had security. Everything was settled and … Continue reading I Dont Have A Favourite, but I Do Feel Differently about my Kids.