I really don’t know why I do it and was wondering if anyone else does the same. James works away and since he has been doing it I’ve got into the habit of making the house tidy before he comes back. It’s not like I have enough to do already looking after 3 children and one who isn’t very good at sleeping meaning I’m exhausted. I rush around like a mad women at least for the 24 hours before he is back, sometimes I will plan and start it days before writing a list of a plan of action. The… View Post

Back in 2013 my parents helped me buy a new Vauxhall Zafira, what we thought was a nice safe family car. It turns out we were wrong, we had actually purchased what could be a deathtrap, the B model. Potentially deadly fires have started spontaneously in Vauxhall Zafira B cars since 2009 but for some reason it took you till 2014/15 to realise there was a problem.  I’m not sure why it wasn’t looked in to sooner? You openly admitted to the Commons’ transport committee last week that you first recorded a case of a Zafira suspected of catching fire over… View Post

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows, are sent forth’”   Kahlil Gibran   We spent the hottest day of the year (so far) at my Mum and Dads in their garden. We got the paddling pools out and had water fights, it was a pretty good day. Ava wasn’t too happy in the heat so the cool water definitely helped. The boys just loved any excuse to have a water fight. It turned in to my Dad with the hose on them, think he was cheating a bit. Ava spent ages figuring out how to… View Post

Well what a difference a bit of sun makes. We have had a lovely start to the holidays and I’m now finished for the summer too, yey. I will have to go in at some point but I’m looking forward to all the time with the kids, until they drive me mad that is.  The linky #PickNMix is run by myself and The Lovely Stevie at A Cornish Mum. Any post on any theme is welcome, old or new. You can grab to code for our linky badge at the bottom of the post, if you need any help just… View Post