Years ago, when I was a much younger and less experienced parent (and actually thought there might be a Right Way to do things, that only I didn't know) Big went to nursery. It was a very good nursery. The staff cared very much about the children, and they were all very calm, highly qualified and … [Read more...] about Hannibal returns.
Wake up. Feed Smallest milk before getting out of bed. Potter a bit, put kettle on, breakfast Smallest and snack myself, eventually saunter out for a run. Run 1.5 miles on just under 16 minutes. Home, shower, dress. Somewhere in and amongst put washing in, (nappies, strip sheet of double bed … [Read more...] about Barely tweeting, mainly living.
Have had a couple of horriedly hectic days this week, with appts in far flung places and odd gaps in between. Fortunately have managed to fill some of the gaps with friends, like the Puddles and the Beans :) It's cost a fortune in diesel as well - meaning that when I can I drive veeerrrrry … [Read more...] about Hectic hurried days.
Trying to get my crafting mojo back atm, so I said I would try for something for RedTedArt Under the sea Get Crafty. In the end I took part in a purely supervisory role... What you will need for this craft is a book, preferably a fairly hefty tome, and some yarn. We chose a novelty ball that's … [Read more...] about A quick octopus craft.
I spent yet more hours of my life at the leisure centre yesterday. On a Saturday afternoon, when I could have been outside in the glorious sunshine. Only the hardcore were there - about 15 members of the swimming club and a few brave adults, plus of course the parents, all watching our children take … [Read more...] about PMM or, yet another afternoon at the leisure centre.