The Office Christmas Party

The Office Christmas Party

I watched a fly-on-the-wall documentary the other night about the office Christmas party. Did you catch it? The boss was sporting a 60’s fancy dress outfit and  somehow thought this gave her permission to screech ABBA songs into the DJ’s microphone at...
In the Spotlight

In the Spotlight

Being relatively close in age and sharing the same heritage, most people expect The Teenager and The Drama Queen to be alike. There are of course certain similarities looks-wise but as far as personalities go, they are completely different. In fact they are like chalk...
Review & Giveaway of Photo Canvas from Wall Create

Review & Giveaway of Photo Canvas from Wall Create

Over the last few years, something tragic has happened – my children have become camera shy. Of course this doesn’t apply to their own Instagram selfies but as soon as I, their mum, request a photograph, we end up with this…..     Not very...
A Winter’s Tale

A Winter’s Tale

Winter is for hibernation: Dark evenings, Even darker mornings And a frantic search for gloves every morning. Craving warmth from: Thermal socks, Thick padded jackets And the dryness of artificial central heating. First morning chills bring: Coughs and sneezes, A...
The Week That Was / Project 365 Week 50

The Week That Was / Project 365 Week 50

Christmas has landed in the 3 Children and It household with a bump this week: present shopping; a trip to the local panto with the cubs; and the school carol concert all in one week. Phew! I had a bah humbug blip during the week but we’re back to Christmas...
Bring Back ‘The Jolly’.

Bring Back ‘The Jolly’.

‘Tis the season to be jolly falalalala lalalala…’ we sing with great gusto during the annual Christmas Carol Concert. My mind leaps to Mr Claus himself – the epitome of Christmas cheer, always smiling and ‘ho ho ho-ing’ even with...
Can I Get Snapchat?

Can I Get Snapchat?

I often feel that parenthood is one long series of decisions. Some are relatively easy: ‘What cute little outfit shall my baby wear today?’. Others feel downright baffling: ‘Which secondary school shall I put down as our first choice?’.  Most...
What’s with the eyebrows? #fridayfrivolity

What’s with the eyebrows? #fridayfrivolity

Friday Frivolity = A totally pointless rant purely to get something off my chest. Bear with. Apparently, they ‘frame a face'; sadly, I’ve always been in a rather loveless relationship with mine. Yes folks, I’m talking about eyebrows… In...