Today is 29th February, aka Leap Day. When people born on the 29th of February finally get to have a birthday day and pretend they are a quarter of their real age. It is also the day when, traditionally, women are allowed to propose to men. Yes, they are allowed. Just once every four years. … More Are Leap Day proposals still ‘a thing’?
So last night hubby and I went out. Together! Boy1’s school was having a social night to raise money. A great night was had by all, me in particular especially because prosecco was only £12 per bottle. You can probably predict the rest of this sorry tale. Fast forward 6 hours and I’m in bed … More Alcohol and children don’t mix!
A few weeks ago I saw lot of people talking about the new range of ‘real’ Barbie dolls. The range includes dolls of different heights, skin tones and waistlines, all in a bid to bring Barbie up to date, making her ‘body positive’ and representative. A lot of people, not just parents are very anti … More Barbie’s got a new look. Should we care?
I’ve made it through three weeks of work and I’ve suvived! No tears, no children left at the wrong place and absolutely no I idea how I’m still standing. With it being my second time around, I decided to draw on my experiences from returning to work with Boy1. It was a bit hectic with a … More Getting back to work! How to handle it