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#happylittlebuttons April Round-up.

I’m not entirely sure how, but it is apparently the end of April already?!  Time for another round up of our #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… Continue reading #happylittlebuttons April Round-up.

Humour · Parenting · Poem · Rhyme

The Time According To Toddlers.

A Toddler is a tricky beast at things concerning time. Their lack of punctuality is basically a crime. The concept of “a hurry” will fall mostly on deaf ears. And waiting for five minutes will feel more like twenty years. In general our small people don’t grasp time or what it’s for. So when it… Continue reading The Time According To Toddlers.

A Touch Less Cake · Humour

C25K… and Maybe Just A Touch Less Cake #2

Couch to 5K – Time To Get This Cake-Muncher Moving! C25K is all about getting you from your couch to being able to run 5k.  I like my couch.  We go way back.  It was there for me at that moment when Negan introduced us all to Lucille.  And in Fortitude when Shirley did the… Continue reading C25K… and Maybe Just A Touch Less Cake #2

family · Humour · Parenting · Poem · Rhyme

Supermum. (A Parody of Julia Donaldon’s Superworm).

It no secret that I am a huge fan / bordering on groupie of Julia Donaldson and her incredible children’s books.  They say that imitation is the ultimate form of flattery, which makes me very complimentary indeed as Supermum (A Parody of “Superworm”) is now my third parody of her work.  I also need to mention… Continue reading Supermum. (A Parody of Julia Donaldon’s Superworm).

family · Humour · Parenting · Poem · Rhyme

The Changing Room Incident…

  Those of you that have followed my blog for a while will know that we are slightly fanatical about our family holidays at Center Parcs. Each of their forest parks are a little piece of genuine parenting heaven.  If you have been you will know that the subtropical swimming paradise is incredible.  We particularly like… Continue reading The Changing Room Incident…

A Touch Less Cake · Humour

Maybe Just A Touch Less Cake? #1

Less Cake.  Moi? I know what you’re thinking. In fact my lovely blogfriends at Absolutely Prabulous & Shank You Very Much once heard me say something similar and said this: @HeatherKeet @rhymingwithwine @lisapomerantz @naptimenatter @Pickle_Mom that’s hilarious! Hold the front page. Dawn. Did. Not. Eat. Cake. — Absolutely Prabulous (@AbPrabulous) March 14, 2017 You see… Continue reading Maybe Just A Touch Less Cake? #1