Humour · Parenting · Rhyme

A Rather Rude Awakening…

The night was dark and silent as the small hand ticked past four. The house was filled with nothing but the hubby’s peaceful snore. When piercing through the darkness came a terrifying shriek, I startled to my senses far too zombified speak. Unconsciously shot upright as my feet swung to the floor, And padded automatically… Continue reading A Rather Rude Awakening…

family · Motherhood · Review

A Mother’s Day Treat from Debenhams!

I’ve learned that Mother’s Day and “Daddy Pig” are not compatible. For my very first Mother’s Day Daddy Pig surprised me with something sentimental, timeless and precious.   It was a battery operated stuffed dog that barks and wags its tail.  Not quite the diamond eternity something something that I was hoping for, but at least… Continue reading A Mother’s Day Treat from Debenhams!


The Calendar According To Chocolate.

January – Do not eat chocolate.  Chocolate is The Devil’s work.  Except for left over Christmas chocolate, which should be eaten in the spirit of New Year’s Resolution to not be extreme, and to be responsible and balanced, and eat all things in moderation. 5th January –  Realise that you are not very good at… Continue reading The Calendar According To Chocolate.


#happylittlebuttons February Round-up

Welcome to the February round up of #happylittlebuttons, which is the Instagram community created by Annette at 3 Little Buttons, Nicola at Sugar and Spice and All Things Spliced and myself.  Our group is all about sharing those cute, funny and special moments that press all of our happy little buttons. February was a big month for us… Continue reading #happylittlebuttons February Round-up