My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: February 2012

SYL12 weeks 7 and 8: happiness defined

This post updates my progress with the 52 weeks to simplify your life challenge at Home Life Simplified. Week 7 Vision boards I haven’t posted pictures of my vision boards for SYL12 challenge because I haven’t done any. I just haven’t had the time with my daughter’s birthday and my son being sick then starting solids […]


Carry Me

Both my kids play hard. Really hard. They learn hard. Alexis runs hard. William learned to roll the other day and he has barely stopped since. They are on the go. They go go go go go as long as they can. They don’t like to stop. They fight it for all it’s worth. Then […]


The milk thief

4am William seems to wake up every time I express. He normally waits until I'm nearly finished but then wakes and screams his head off. It's as if he knows and is not impressed. "Don't steal my milk mummy!" He has to wait until I've put the bottle away, which he does not like at […]


mug shots

This week’s listography challenge at Katetakes5 is mugs . Kate herself called it a ridiculous listography but she has 60 entries so we bloggers must love ridiculous, or mugs. Anyway here’s 5 favourite mugs from my kitchen. This was a wedding present. I use it every morning for a cup of tea. I don’t need […]