Monthly Archives: August 2015

I never thought I’d say this, but I’m not ready!

Yesterday my boy turned four. As a summer born baby myself you have a certain sense of entitlement to a garden birthday party, but this year the summer has been anything but reliable and we obsessively watched the weather forecast all week as the outlook for Sunday wobbled between rain and sun. In the end…

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Being an August Baby (three times over)

My son is three and in just over a week’s time he shall be starting primary school. He was born in Scotland where the autumn term starts in the middle of August and the cut off date for the intake is in February, which explains a little why nobody even thought to mention the date…

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Win healthy dog treats!

A few weeks ago I was introduced to Tribal dog treats, a company that makes human grade healthy dog snacks and is run by a friend of a friend. I loved the idea so much I wanted to share the story of the business with those of you that read my blog and give your…

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31 weeks (mind the gap)

Back in May when I announced we were expecting number two, I think I vaguely mentioned that I planned to do regular pregnancy updates. Three months later and here’s the first one, so that went well! Partly the absence of posts is because I didn’t think I had anything interesting to say about this pregnancy…

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First trip to London…

We took Theo on his first trip to London last week. I’d completely overlooked the fact that the train would be packed because it was August, so we spent two hours trying to contain the excitement of a three year-old whilst sandwiched in between strangers. Next time we shall go better prepared with books and…

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