On Saturday, we had the pleasure of going to visit Shepreth Wildlife Park. It’s about an hour’s drive from us and it just outside Cambridge, off the M11. I’d actually first heard of it on Something Special, the Makaton signing show for children on cBeebies I’ve been meaning to go for a couple of years.… Continue reading Shepreth Wildlife Park visit
I know, this post is nearly 2 weeks late and I’m ashamed. It’s just felt like life has been going at 100mph lately and I’m only just sitting down to write this. So, here we go.. Archer turned one on the 26th August. I had so many feelings in the run up to his day.… Continue reading Archie’s 1st birthday and West Lodge Farm trip
Today I felt proud. Proud of my little humans. We were sat in Costa, just enjoying each others company somewhere other than our house. Henry was sat nicely eating the crisps he’d chosen and drinking his chocolate babycino. Archie was sat on a big chair eating the snacks I’d brought for him. I had a… Continue reading Proud.
It was a grey and miserable day on Saturday and the rain had just started to fall. However, turning the corner and being greeted by this made me feel like we’d been transported to a tropical island. The promise of 2 for 1 cocktails and the smell of the delicious food lured us inside. We… Continue reading Turtle Bay Peterborough review
Ely is a city situated in Cambridgeshire, about 14 miles from Cambridge and England’s second smallest city. It’s about an hour’s drive from my house but despite this, I’d never been. So when my dad suggested we go when he came up to visit us, I agreed. I quickly Googled what there was to do… Continue reading Day trip to Ely
Last year, we took H on our first official family holiday. Gareth and I had been on weekends away and things before we had the boys but we hadn’t been away on a “proper holiday”. We chose Great Yarmouth as our destination. While it seems close to us on a map, it takes us nearly… Continue reading Our Haven holiday
I see it. I can see that looking at your face when I say I’m not sending my boys to nursery or preschool. It’s only fleeting but I notice it. It’s a mix of worry, panic and concern. Thankyou but I don’t need your concern. I’ve had this look from friends, family, health professionals and… Continue reading Please don’t nursery shame me.