parenting torture

Some days I do question whether my sweet innocent children are in fact that or mini trained assassins put on the earth to torture me.Firstly it’s the sleep deprivation 4:50 was not the time I wanted to be woken up this morning but now that they out number us it is completely impossible to get them back to sleep. Until of course I’m up an then about half 6-7 they’ll have an hours nap. Then once up I have to watch 3 of the most anoying things I have ever had to deal with – no not the children, but… View Post

Farmer Palmers

Its been a lovely sunny day down here so we headed off to farmer palmers for some fun this afternoon, Farmer Palmers is a great farm park in Poole, Dorset. Its full of fun things to do for kids of all ages we’ve been a fair few times now and my girls still love it and get so excited when we go, this afternoon was no exception. With a long list of activities going on everyday including meet and hold a guinea pig, pony grooming, bottle/hand feeding lambs, cow milking demonstrations and tractor rides there’s so much to do, I would advise to go for a… View Post

Silence..

Silence is golden, unless you have toddlers and then its just suspicious.Back in simpler times before the little monsters arrived silence often meant to me boredom, I didn’t like staying in I always wanted to be out doing things having fun with my friends. Not content with my own company I know look back on these days and kick myself why did I not make the most of these times what I would give for a cup of tea or even a shower in peace and quiet. The little things you take for granted before children now feel like massive achievements.After Maisy was born I… View Post

Poorly me

This last few days have been actually awful, I’ve had a a terrible bowt of tonsillitis and with 2 lively toddlers and a baby this is my worst nightmare. I felt helpless I spent the first day adamant it would be gone by the next day in between popping paracetamol curled on sofa and crying over how pathetic I felt. Luckily I had my other half to look after me and the children. By day 2 after being up half the night in agony and still having a raging temperature that would not go down I headed to the docs… View Post

Top toddler buys

The other day I posted my top baby buys. Today I’m going to share with you my top toddler products, little bits I have found to make life with toddlers just a little easier. tangle teaser, One of the worst things with my girls crazy curly hair is trying to get it brushed and looking like the haven’t just been dragged through a bush. I brought this hair brush for myself and it has since become the kids these make brushing there hair so much easier, don’t get me wrong they still scream in protest but it makes it a lot quicker!  … View Post