Who Needs Sleep Anyway?

Ever since she was born, Molly has been a terrible sleeper. But who needs sleep anyway? She was born by emergency caesarean section so I had to spend a couple of days in the hospital afterwards. I remember being on the postnatal ward with three other woman; their babies were sleeping soundly. Not mine though. […]

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Making New Memories 

This weekend myself and my sister are taking our little girls to the Isle of Man for a few days. I have family who live there so I have been visiting the island for as long as I can remember, and have some amazing memories.  I love the place and would move there in a […]

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Bring on 2017!

This isn’t going to be a new year new me BS post, but, at the risk of it sounding corny or contradictory, it is going to be one about me trying to become a better version of myself. Sort of… So bring on 2017!   2016 was shit! Simple as that. One of the worst years […]

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The Christmas Tag

I really LOVE Christmas so I was thrilled to be tagged in the Christmas Tag challenge by the lovely Kimberly from Media Mummy, who by the way, has seen the actual Home Alone house. I’m totally not jealous at all… Here goes… What’s your favourite Christmas Movie? I love a good Christmas film. I’m always […]

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Cheap and Cheerful Christmas

​It’s no secret that Christmas is expensive.  Even so, we still conform to society’s tradition of spending vast amounts of money on gifts. Gifts that will ultimately be played with for five minutes or end up in the recipients cupboard, never to be glanced at again. That sounded a bit negative, but its true. I am extremely guilty of overspending […]

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Easy Peasy Cheesy Pie

Everyone loves some good old traditional comfort food, and I can think of nothing better than a big slab of cheese and onion pie. My grandma used to make the nicest cheese and onion pie I have ever tasted. I don’t know exactly what her recipe was but ‘Easy Peasy Cheesy Pie’ is my version of […]

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Date Night

Chris and I have just been for a long overdue date night. I can’t remember the last time just the two of us went out together. It was lovely to have some time for ourselves, without the toddler. Thinking about date nights got me reminiscing about our relationship… I met Chris through my brother in law. […]

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Don’t Worry, Be Happy

I have made a conscious decision to be more appreciative and grateful for everything I have. It’s easy to get down about life’s daily struggles, but why dwell on things that we cannot change? Don’t Worry, Be Happy will be my motto from now on. Yes there may be a few negatives along the way, but […]

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