The worst of the teething nightmare is here

Fingers crossed Emily’s teething journey is nearly over. My poor child, she’s really suffered. As her molars claw their way through her swollen red gums, Emily Just doesn’t know what to do with herself. Her diet has radically changed, she’s not that interested in most foods beyond sausages, pesto pasta, fish fingers and ham, oh…

Mosquitos seem to love me at the moment

Two visits to the park in the last fortnight has resulted me in looking like a mutant. Apparently my skin is just too juicy and needs to be continuously sucked on by mosquitos in this damp warm weather. First time was a just over a week ago and I had a mild allergic reaction which…

Tesco now offers faster Clubcard Vouchers

U.K. supermarket Tesco now offers Clubcard vouchers quicker than ever before. The new initiative allows Clubcard users access to their Clubcard vouchers earlier instead of having to wait until their next statement to arrive. It’s easy to request your vouchers. All you have to do is request your vouchers via your online Clubcard account or…

Weird habits I’ve gained since having Emily

There’s certainly some weird habits us women pick up when we’re pregnant but they get weirder once your child is born, something even 20 months on, I still do. I wake in the middle of the night to double check she’s still breathing It’s a habit I’ve had since we brought her home. I can’t…

This year I cracked out something different for Sam’s Birthday

Sam is one of those people that when it comes to something he likes, he just buys it, no hesitation. Which mean when it comes to special celebrations like Father’s Day, Birthdays and Christmas, it can prove tricky finding something he likes, that he’ll wear or use, that he hasn’t got already. So upon a…

I’m so disappointed in Sky Witness’ new drama Instinct

My last post I wrote about TV programs I couldn’t wait to watch. But, there’s one I’ve watched 2 episodes of that I’m so disappointed with that for me, I’m not going to watching any further. If you like me have been watching Sky Witness’ new detective drama with the brilliant Alan Cummings, then you’ll…

Loving tv at the moment

Earlier this year I wrote the top shows to look out for in 2018 and now it’s summer, so much amazing programs have been and gone, some raving it up at the moment and more to come, I can’t wait! Now that The Handmaids Tale has finished after that brilliant ending, which I won’t spoil…

A Buffy reboot? I’m not sure how I feel about this.

Throughout my teenage years Buffy the Vampire Slayer was my life. For seven seasons I watched Buffy Summers grow up, find herself, find love, kill love and slay. It was a huge part of my life. My nerdy teens was captivated by Buffy and her gang fighting against the evils that lurked at night. There…

Travelling to Bristol with a small child

For the record, we’re not travelling to Bristol again by train. What a nightmare. Delay, after delay after delay. As if the morning wasn’t hectic enough with Emily deciding her Picasso moment had to shine through with my red nail varnish she found in my bag and painted everything in sight including herself, her pretty…

The Windmill in Ramsgate has upped their menu and its gooooood

I’ve written about The Windmill a number of times, I’ve chosen it on numerous occasions as the venue for most events such as Sam’s 40th, Emily’s 1st, Emily’s Christening and a wake. It’s a lovely family friendly pub, with lovely staff, friendly locals, a good selection of food and drink, both hot & cold and…