December Media Roundup

The media I mainly consumed in December was obviously a bit festive, so I think I’m going to make this roundup my favourite Christmas things! Includes: Whamaggedon!, Die Hard, Buble and Muppets, sounds a lot like Christmas…

Bullet Planner by Scribbles That Matter unboxing/review

Amazon had a daily deal on the Bullet Planner by Scribbles That Matter. I’ve had this in my wishlist for a while now, so was glad when Amazon notified me that it was coming up as it gave me a perfect excuse to get it! Great for the new year, it gives me a fresh Continue Reading

Oh what a beautiful morning…

… and I’ve already made one of my daughters cry, whoops. We had a duplicate present at Christmas, not even a duplicate in this holiday but a present we had a few years ago that doesn’t get played with.  Some plastic tat that they do enjoy playing with when they remember its existence, but as Continue Reading

Oh it’s the most busiest time of the year….

Not had much time to update properly, working full time and having two kids at this time of year is pretty jam packed with activities. In the last month we have had: 4 birthday parties, 2 of which were ours Visit to Santa’s grotto Music evening at the school with eldest playing the piano My Continue Reading

Making ordinary hours count

I like to read a bit of “the things you can only see when you slow down” by Haemin Sunim when I wake up early. Today I read this and it is striking a chord with me as I feel a lot of the time I’m worrying about my life slipping away to the mundane Continue Reading

Stocking fillers for mummies under a tenner

A few luxury stocking fillers at a reasonable price for the mummies in your life! These are thoughtful little gifts that they will *love*.

Parents don’t get sick days…

… although to be fair both of my children are in school now, so if I’m “lucky” enough to be ill on a work day at least the kids might be out of my hair.  However, today I’ve lost my voice and have a cough, cold, headache, plague etc, and it is Sunday. My 9-year-old Continue Reading