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 …

A Brand New Day

<< This is an updated old post for the purose of linking up with amomentwithfranca.com KCACOLS and Agent Spitbacks Pass the Sauce>> Welcome to A Brand New Day!  A New Linky to fill you with aspiration when you feel like you may be struggling alone.  The Linky runs from Tuesday …