Things we liked and loved in October

The good news about it being November already is that it’s now ok to start talking about Christmas, isn’t it? We had a great month in October and I have finally forgiven the weather for turning into a rather beautiful Autumn and taking away the summer. I’ve decided for this…

When a dog jumped on to my babies face!

Earlier today whilst at a local country park a dog jumped up into Ava’s pushchair on to her face and I had to pull it off before its owner caught up with it, who then not only didn’t check to see if she was ok, walked off without even a sorry!…

A letter to my baby girl on her second Birthday

My little Ava now you are two I thought I would write you another letter. Just like the year before, on your Birthday, I thought back to the day you were born. Waiting and worrying it was such a relief when you were placed in my arms. When I think…

when it’s all a bit too much

This morning I sat on the floor of my messy bedroom, on a carpet that needs a hoover, next to a pile of dirty clothes to wash and a pile clean clothes to put away. I sat there with my heavy head in my hands, hot tears silently rolling down…