My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: November 2013

My children are nesting

I am 31 weeks pregnant. If all goes well, in 7-10 weeks I will be holding our newest bundle of joy. I will be flooded with wonderful “oh aren’t you the cutest little thing I’ve ever seen” hormones. In a month or two, if all goes to plan, I’ll be hit with this amazing urge […]


Dance with me

Lexi with her Grandad Happy wordless Wednesday with my little drummer boys


Sweetheart, you’re, um… Too big..

We’ve had a bit of a hard time with Alexis lately. She’s a sweet kid, usually, who aims to please. She’s also extremely cuddly. There’s just a slight problem, of, um… How do I put this delicately??? Size. She’s very tall for her age, with a larger frame to match. She weighs quite a lot […]


Mummy tries to read

Our kids only want us when we’re doing something else. It’s a fact of life. It’s one of those things that you can bash your head against a brick wall in the frustration of trying to change it, or you can just accept it and move on. My husband is never as popular to our […]