At the weekend I was scrolling through my Instagram and came across this post from the end of September… Four weeks into full time work and I’m not going to lie, I’m knackered. The boys are knackered! O is struggling to get used to the longer days with breakfast and after school club, and G cries every time I leave him at nursery. My nails are a disgrace and I’m missing my old work friends more than I ever thought I would. Okay, moan over and time to look forward to the weekend. Me and the boys have new PJ’s,… View Post

Thank goodness it’s Friday, and an even bigger thank goodness that it is almost the Easter holidays.  The past week has been a bit manic and I am more than ready for a break.  4 days and counting… Read I’m still very slowly working my way through Eleanor Oliphant.  I’ve made a bit of a pact with myself to head to bed earlier and read before bed instead to watching rubbish TV and ended up going to bed too late.  I’m all ears to any good reading book suggestions. Watched It was one of my husbands oldest friends surprise 40th… View Post

We are six weeks into the extension and a lot is going on outside to build the framework of the new part of the house but it probably isn’t too exciting to anyone apart from us.  Instead of more pictures of bricks, I’m going to share our designers images of what the end product will look like. We have always dreamt of the large kitchen/dining/family space and I still can’t quite believe we are only a couple of months away from it being a reality.  When we first started talking about the design it was really important that it was… View Post

Happy Friday, it feels like this has been a long week and I am more than ready for a couple of days off.  The scaffolding for the extension has gone up this week to build the walls for the first floor.  It’s really exciting to see but I am looking forward to it being finished and not living on a building site. Without further ado here’s the highlights of the past week. Read After seeing so many people raving about this book I treated myself to a little Mothers Day present and bought Eleanor Oliphant.  I read a few pages… View Post