Happy Days #6 Plenty of Adventures!

It’s been 6 weeks now since I started taking part in the Happy Days Linky with Katy & Sian.  I revisited their linky introduction to remind me what they’ve said; “Sometimes it can feel as though nothing is going right and you may feel as though you have not had …

The Liebster Award! x4

So in the space of a few days I have been nominated for the Liebster Award four times.  It’s been on my list of things to do and respond to it all week. So this is me, cracking on and combining it all into one big post…   I want …

Finger Painting the Clean Way!

My chosen Play activity this week is Finger Painting with a difference. I first saw this done at the baby toddler group that I go to with the Robot.  He was about 4 months old so couldn’t really take part as lets face it, he couldn’t even sit up let …

Frittata – Store Cupboard Favourites

Frittata – Store Cupboard Favourites My food post this week is Frittata.  The best thing about Frittata is that you can put almost anything in it, that is why it’s one of my favourites to chuck together with the random assortment I have in my store cupboard! Ingredients 6 eggs …

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 …

A Brand New Day Week Two

Welcome back to #ABrandNewDay! A Linky to uplift and inspire our fellow bloggers in starting again on their journeys, wherever they may be heading. This could be exercise, weight loss, fun trips to the park with the kids, sharing healthy recipes or tips and much more! I challenge you to …

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 …

5×50 Week One

Day 1 What a rubbish weather day, 7am 8am we woke up, damn clocks changing.  The Sun was shinning we were opened the curtains, optimism is great.  I checked the weather app, Rain clouds all day, but a sun mixed in for the next hour.  We got up in double …

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 …

The Little Lost Blogger

Once upon a time in a small town just outside Lancaster lived a little blogger.  She lived there with her partner and her little son Robot.  Everything was going okay until one day she found her self a little lost.  Her partner was away and her Robot was the only …

Edible Painting with your Baby!

My chosen Play activity this week is Edible Painting.  I must be mad. You make edible paint with corn flour, water and food colouring.  I used 100g of corn flour.  Heat up some water so it’s warm in the kettle.  In a pan on the stove put the cornflour on …

A Brand New Day Week One

Welcome to A Brand New Day!  A New Linky to fill you with aspiration when you feel like you may be struggling alone. A Brand New Day has come about because everyone needs an opportunity to start again.  Draw a line under yesterdays bad day and start #ABrandNewDay.  As parents …

One chocolate button – Our Easter Story

It’s just another weekend for us this year.  I haven’t understood the hype, but then again I’ve never noticed the hype. This year though in the blogging community I’m growing to love we are all posting about Easter, look I’m doing it now! Maybe next year when the Robot is …

Egg Fried Rice

Egg Fried Rice I’m flying solo on this recipe, I’m not following a recipe so it should be an interesting one: Ingredients 200g Rice cooked cooled Half a pepper Small sweet potato A few sugar snaps broccoli florets eggs x 3 If you haven’t already got the rice cooked and …

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 …