Robot Review: Hatley Toasty Paws

When the Robot was born we were given this adorable onesie by Hatley.  At the time it got stashed in the 6-9month pile  ready for when the Robot made it that far. The Robot has always been a couple of months behind in sizes so now at eight almost nine …

How to Have a Baby on a Budget?

When we found out we were pregnant we decided that we would have the baby on a budget.  Not a quantifiable one but we decided that we were not going to go out and buy everything and anything for him brand new.   We are very conscious of the material world …

Happy Days #6 Ups & downs

This week we’ve been full of cold, everything seems to have been that little bit harder to complete but we made it and still found that little bit of happiness everyday: Sunday the 5×50 challenge finally began, we walked down the canal for brunch at a Cafe.  Some much needed …

Happy Days #5 In Full Swing

It’s felt like a really long week this week. Not sure why, it’s just dragged. It might be because Dave has worked some really long days and it meant I’ve had to do all the house work. We’re all feeling a little under the weather now too so we are …

Happy Days #4 Walking the week away

Putting aside the fact that this week I have not had the internet to hand I’ve had some pretty amazing happy moments, technology free! Check out What do Bloggers do when the Internet fails Part 1 and Part 2.   But in the spirit of happiness I shall not mention the …

Happy Days #3

Wow, it’s week #3 already.  I’m enjoying blogging, it sort of makes me wish I had started seriously sooner! I’m getting a good buzz from followers and am really enjoying reading other peoples blogs.  It’s all been about the pictures this week. I’ve been playing around and really thinking about …

Tribal Matters

Twitter has always been my favourite social media platform. It’s just got even better!  The lovely Katie of Mummy in a Tutu has opened my eyes to Twitter hours! I’ve seen them been advertised on and off for years and always wondered what was going on? What’s the point? This …

Happy Days #2 The Fonzie

Week #2 of many happy days, here is my round up; 1. Trying to get more time for myself I managed to escape the house on Sunday for a run/jog/limp.  It was dusk and it was brilliant, I got to clear my head and mind ready for a fun week …

Happy Days #1 A week of decisions

What a nice idea drawing on happy things. Only just finding the linky I feel unprepared to consider all the happy things from this week.  Here goes: I’ve decided to up the anti on my blogging adventure. Writing my  Reasons I want to Blog post was the first step in …

Happy World Thinking Day

Just before having the Robot I gained my 10 year volunteer award from Girlguiding.  Super exciting as you get a badge and if you’ve been a Guide or a Scout in your life you’ll know how exciting getting a badge is! That’s where I stopped. I’m having a break from …

Reasons I want to blog

It really has started to dawn on me that I really need to consider this. I’ve recently got back into Twitter and I’m following some amazing folk who are good at blogging. So much so I feel inferior! Putting my inferiority complex to one side for now, why am I …

6000 Steps

Following from Pacer App Post the other day I have discovered that my phone in APple Health has been recording my steps ever since I have had the phone! Goodbye pacer app!  It really dragged my battery life down! Hello new challenge!   6000 steps a day, about 3 miles.  It’s …

I want to ride my bicycle

I got my bike back today! Haven’t rode in a good year or two, pregnancy does that.  It’s done a good 7000 miles and was ticking so the lovely Dave sent it to the shop for my Christmas present to have an overhaul! Now I just need to get some …

Pacer app 

My mum for a while now been recording her walks, I have never really been bothered about this until now! Robert and I try and go out for a walk every day and that is fair enough… 27th of March is a long way off but 5×50.org is starting, a …

15 from 2015

1. Baby Robert 2. Holiday in Pembrokshire 3. Owning our house for 1 year 4. Growing sweet peas 5. Holiday in Scotland 6. Driving to Scotland in the Allegro 7. Mums 60th birthday party 8. Mums cake! 9. Hitch hiking with Robert 10. Learning to crochet 11. Getting my 10 …