My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: September 2011

10 things you didn’t need to know about me

I’ve been tagged by Erin from Eat, Play, Bond in this bloggy version of a chain later thing I guess. All I have to do is put 10 random things about me up here, so hey why not. I’ll try not to double up with anything written in my 50 random things post from March. […]


Is it ok to whinge for a little while?

I know my posts lately have been a bit "woe is me". I try not to post negative things. I try to be positive and fun because I'm trying to avoid scaring people off having kids and I'm trying to avoid people thinking, "argh, you sook, get over yourself". I'm also trying to avoid offending […]


Testing out her new sandals

Last Friday afternoon the smoke finally cleared and Alexis and I were finally well enough to go outside and play. She insisted she wear the sandals she had chosen on her date with nanna and grandad on Thursday. Cute and functional, but don’t stop her feet getting filthy! Happy Wordless Wednesday, linking up with My […]


Tips for toddler-wrangling with weary legs

One of the hardest things about the later stages of pregnancy is being tired. I don’t mean any kind of tired, I mean “oh my gosh it feels like my legs are going to drop off” kind of tired. A woman’s first pregnancy is difficult, don’t get me wrong. For many women the first pregnancy […]