Last night was a cheese and wine night in Leeds City Centre. Fantastic night but as the old saying goes… “drinking is just borrowing happiness from tomorrow.” Well unfortunately Ronan Keating was wrong and tomorrow does actually come… There’s nothing better than a beautiful face to wake you up… but crawling over your belly, and… Read More Hungover with a baby…
With the good times come the bad. The photo you’ll see above is generations of my family and sadly my nana has been diagnosed with advanced cancer. Now, I’m not an idiot and I understand the circle of life, and that life goes on but it’s sad nonetheless. Thinking back of all the times we… Read More Family times with great nana
At 9 months odd, we’ve got a routine (kind of). Now, I’m not saying I’m Super Dad but I make the effort. We make sure that we all have tea at the same time, usually before 7pm and that Skyler has been bathed and had a bottle before letting her blow off a little sleep… Read More Bedtime Routines
It’s amazing to think back at how small Skyler was… She’s grown so fast, and at 9 months the transformation that takes place in front of your eyes in unbelievably quick! Stood up next to me, it’s crazy to think that not so long ago she could barely open her eyes. Beautiful as ever, but… Read More Reminiscing
When I manage to get a few minutes to myself whilst the little one is in bed I like reading a good book. Last month I worked my way through the fantastic Miniaturist by Jessie Burton, I’m on something a bit heavier this month. I’m now reading Hotel K after previously reading Snowing in Bali by… Read More What I’m reading this month: Hotel K
You hear all the warnings, and think having a child isn’t going to cost me that much. Well, I’m afraid to say sadly the rumours are true. Trying to save for a wedding as well as bringing a new life into the World is rewarding but your bank balance takes a massive hit. Even though… Read More It’s expensive having a child…
Look, I’m not an expletive-driven nutter who can’t put together a sentence without adding one of those little words that cause offence. I’m also no angel I was brought up without any swearing in my house other than the occasional and traditionally British ‘Bloody’ making an appearance. Here a little problem; It’s pretty much always… Read More Should you swear in front of your kids?