Tick tock, stop the clock

Well the clock is ticking down very fast now; in 27 days I will be back at work.  Hand on heart I do not want to be there.  It is funny, I came into motherhood thinking that the early part of having a child was something to get through, dirty nappies and not much else.…

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My current definition of wistfulness…

Wouldn’t it be nice to have every summer off… As I walked my daughter in the pushchair to the park today, in glorious sunshine, I suddenly realised the last time I hadn’t worked a summer was 1988.

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Two randoms make a right!

I just had to share this – I won $50 from the supermarket today – yippee! I completed a survey after the first time we shopped online with Coles which put me in the draw to win.  As I have mentioned previously the reason we have commenced using online grocery shopping is because of the…

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Why does it take the sun?

We have just gone onto daylight savings time here; though I often wonder why it is termed that as we are not really saving daylight, rather the intention is to use up far more of it. While walking with another Mum last week, I became totally animated in conversation by the fact that once bub…

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Baby sleeping long should make you smile, but…

We do not have what could be described as an ideal house for a baby. Open plan over three levels – you can talk to people in the kitchen on the ground floor while lying in bed in the master bedroom on the third level.  Not to mention there is just enough room to wheel…

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My current definition of spoilsport…

…only twice have we tried to watch a DVD during the day on the weekend, and lo and behold twice little miss normally I nap ok decided she wanted to be little miss cranky pants instead!  If I have to go to bed you can’t watch TV is what I imagine she is thinking. An hour and a…

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This, anyone can do

Well I have been missing in action, two lots of family visits from over the sea. Hopefully I am now back on the blog deck. I do have a love of craft, but it has been something that has suffered with a full time job, particularly when I have directed quite some energy to said…

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