Pox watch is back :(

Oh dear, been up since 6am with Monkey (unlike him) and we have a few more spots. Do we have the pox? I thought he’d be covered within hours of first two appearing, so when that didn’t happen I presumed that he was fine. So now it’s a couple of… Continue reading »

How difficult can it be to get replacement barriers for a level crossing?

Having come from a sales/customer service background I’m always interested to observe ‘customer service’ in action. I have been so impressed in general with those companies I have contacted with issues since having Monkey. I contacted Orchard Toys about some lost parts from our Insey Winsey Spider game, fully expecting… Continue reading »

5 Ideas for Pretend Play with Play Food

5 Ideas for Pretend Play with Play Food. Anything getting children to enjoy food works for me; especially as Monkey comes from a line of family greengrocers 🙂

What’s for lunch Mum? Love our kitten :)

Brewster is 8 months old today and is so lovely. He is Monkey’s best friend and they get into so much trouble together. Who needs two kids with these two??!

Do we have the pox?

Do we have the pox?

So today will be spent on pox watch with Monkey! One very dubious looking spot and a couple of red marks – do we have the pox?  Will we be spending the rest of half term with chicken pox? Almost 6 years ago to the day I came down with… Continue reading »

I must keep my New Year’s Resolution!!

I must keep my New Year's Resolution!!

So, I promised myself that as my son started his full funded pre-school hours in January that I would get my head around Blogging and get this Blog up and running properly. Uum…. it’s 31st January, but I’m about to make a start – I promise!! Think I was just… Continue reading »