Lottie’s First Hair Cut.

There are lots of first’s in a little ladies life, first smile, first tooth, first steps, first hair cut…. Last week Lottie had her first hair cut. Only it wasn’t really my choice, it was Bella’s. One slow Tuesday morning in the half term I was taking my time getting my backside into gear and the girls were plying with stickers. Well stickers soon escalated into hair dressers. All was too quite I probably should have know, In strolled Bella to my bedroom as I was folding away some washing and said “mummy Lottie has some scissors and she wants…

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My Biggest Holiday Gripes

It’s been a couple of years since I have taken the girls abroad, and as you can imagine  by now I am itching for some fun in the sun. I’ve found myself searching all week for the perfect summer holiday for us (when I probably should be working) it’s dawned on me I am actually quite picky nowadays! Where as I used to just find a good price and off I’d go now I am looking into facilities and things like transfer times – I have turned into a real responsible grown up. There is of corse good reason for this, have…

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5 Ways to deal with a toddler tantrum

Well the summer holidays are drawing to an end and what a summer it has been. Wall to wall sunshine has meant my girls have been out side running free and exploring each and every day. All the fresh air has meant no bed time issues and even the odd lay in for me! Well we all know that’s not bloody true don’t we. This summer has been utter crap so many plans cancelled due to terrible weather has left my girls stuck in doors and feeling bored alot – there are only so many crafts to attempt and cakes…

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Building up my driving confidence

Nearly three years ago I passed my driving test (first time may I add) it was a very proud day for me – I went home feeling amazing with my little certificate in hand nothing could stop me now I would be whizzing all over town or so I thought.. It took about a month to get my first car by the time I went to drive it I was panicking big time I felt like I’d forgotten everything the car was completely different to drive to the one I learnt in and I hated it, my first drive went a…

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A day in the life of a 16 month old

Yonks ago (about 10 months ago) I wrote a  day in the life of a toddler post for Bella today I thought I’d share with you Lottie’s day in the life .. the typical day of my 16 month old. 5:00am: I’m awake and I’m not sodding happy my big sisters are awake, being loud and have woken me up I’m going to whine and shout until mummy comes to get me. 5:10am: Mummy’s taken me in her bed, again I’m not sodding happy she’s making shushing noises at me in hope I doze with her – think I’ll just…

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