Easy Halloween marshmallow pops

We first made these super easy Halloween marshmallow pops last year for Finlay’s Birthday party. They were commented on by not only the children but the parents too asking how we had made them and they were surprised with how easy it sounded.   There are so many different designs…

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…

Lifestyle changes

As a parent I want to be around to see my children grow up, to enjoy life with them and maybe even watch them have children of their own. Sadly, some events close to home recently have made me think about this a lot and given me a kick up…