Blogging, Family

The Poor Mom’s guide…          

The poor mom's guide to ....entertaining your child. 99.9% of the time I have a decent handle on this parenting thing. That I know how to keep the small human happy and entertained, whilst not looing my shit or setting fire to the house. Which is always a win-win bonus right? But sometimes I am… Continue reading The Poor Mom’s guide…          


Stuck in a rut

Careers are a funny old thing. When you are young, you are determined that when you are all grown up you will have an awesome career. When I was much younger I wanted to be a Red Coat at Butlins (No I have never seen a fat redcoat either but shush and just humour me… Continue reading Stuck in a rut

Blogging, Family

Dance Mom.

I'm currently writing this whilst sat in a freezing cold foyer at 9:30am on a Saturday morning. Why? Because I have signed myself up for the title of 'Dance Mom'. What on Earth am I on about? Well, I've signed the smallhuman up for Dance lessons. Irish dance lessons to be precise. I used to… Continue reading Dance Mom.

Blogging, Family

Shine bright like a diamond

Ah kids. There is always something they are after, and at 4 years old Evie decided that she wanted to have get her ears pierced. Or peeled as she kept telling anyone who would listen. Matt and I had always said she could have them pierced when she was old enough to ask, and when… Continue reading Shine bright like a diamond

Blogging, Pocket Money Toys

Pocket Money Toys – Tsum Tsum

Hey Guys. Apologies for the delay in this weeks Pocket money toys review. I have had a bit of a problem with my laptop! Anyway, this weeks surprise toy is the Disney Tsum Tsums. Now we have dabbled in these a few times before, and never to any great response from Evie. However, in the… Continue reading Pocket Money Toys – Tsum Tsum

Blogging, Family

Simple happiness

Sometimes, its really easy to get caught up in the things that make us sad, or cause us stress. We start to believe that everything is all doom and gloom, causing ourselves to become more miserable and reclusive in ourselves. Or at least I do anyway! So I want to take a moment to go… Continue reading Simple happiness

Blogging, Pocket Money Toys

Pocket Money Toys – In Review – Surprise Eggs

Hi Guys! So Pocket Money Toys – In Review is back! There was a great response to last weeks blog about the Pikmi pops, so thank you. And it was great to hear that we had saved some money for quite a lot of you, which is ALWAYS the aim here. This week we are… Continue reading Pocket Money Toys – In Review – Surprise Eggs


It’s a scary world

It’s a scary big old world out there that we live in, and I have found that since I have become a mom I have developed this fear. I am scared about who might do something to my child. What crazy groups may implement some god-awful plan that means I may be taken away from… Continue reading It’s a scary world

Blogging, School

The different versions of me as a mom.

I was getting Evie’s school stuff ready this evening when it dawned on me, how quickly I have changed from the type of mom I thought I would be, to the mom I am now. I always had this grand plan that when Evie went to school I would be this super organised parent, who… Continue reading The different versions of me as a mom.


Living on Coffee and Pro Plus.

I know I am probably preaching to the choir on this one. I know that many will think I am being a dick because their kids never sleep. But lord am I tired. I seem to be living off the elixir of coffee at the moment. Evie seems to be going through some form of… Continue reading Living on Coffee and Pro Plus.