Mother’s Day treats?

We had a mini break this weekend. I really do like going away but boy can it be stressful! I left you Saturday afternoon about to go away for the night to Earby YHA.  Packing was quick and for one night away I felt like I packed for a fortnight.  …

Bolognese Sauce

Bolognese Sauce My favourite cookbook of the moment is The Baby Led Weaning Cookbook.  Anything I have made from this goes down well with both Robot and Dave.   This recipe comes from this book, I have slightly adapted it here, but seriously go and buy the book!  Here is loads …

Who knew! Mothers Day and more

While pondering my blog and working on schedules and post ideas I decided, for hopefully my sanity, that I wouldn’t post on a Sunday.  Why a Sunday, I’m not religious it’s certainly nothing to do with church! It’s not even to do with work loads or house work. Sunday is …

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 …

Shoes off rule

Our neighbours are dog owners, not the most conscientious ones either.  Our town seems to have a lot of dog owners too, not very conscientious.   We’ve lived in this house 2 years now and we’ve hit double figures on how many times there has been dog do on or very …

Airplanes With Your Baby

Airplanes Also known as the Superman game.  Laying on your back with your knees bent up, lay your little one on your shins and let them fly by moving your legs around.  This one is great for your core stomach muscles too, get toning! Robot loves this game, especially now …

So Much Doubt

Why do we worry?  More importantly, why do I worry?   It is something that has plagued my life, I worry, but I carry on with a smile on my face and a can do attitude.  It doesn’t mean I don’t lie awake freting about why the man down the road …

It’s not just Mummy!

Since birth the Robots favourite person was me, his Mummy… There is a new favourite sneaking in from the side lines, his Daddy!  It’s lovely really as there is a special bond forming between them that especially in those first weeks I thought would never happen.  When he cries, I’m …

Aubergine and Courgette Baked Risotto

Aubergine and Courgette Baked Risotto My favourite cookbook of the moment is The Baby Led Weaning Cookbook.  Anything I have made from this goes down well with both Robot and Dave.   This recipe comes from this book, I have slightly adapted it here, but seriously go and buy the book!  …

Lets schedule some me time

It has come to my attention almost 8 months on that I have had very little time to myself.  Don’t get my wrong I really enjoy spending time with my boys, little & big, so I don’t actually mind.  The past couple of weeks though I have failed to give …