Monthly Archives: June 2012

Smile & the World Smiles With You – or does it?

I grew up in what was a friendly town and friendly community. People talked to each other, even if they were strangers. They would smile and say hello, or actually the local phrase was “How you doing?”, not in a … Continue reading

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Just Once

After my long hard battle to become a mum, after trying to cope with the loss of our son.  I often feel that, now that I have not 1, but 2 miracle children, I can’t ever have a wee moan.  … Continue reading

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Soft “Pooh” Play

As the weather is still rotten I met my friend and we took our children to the local soft play centre.  We usually go on Fridays, but decided to go today before the schools finish for summer and the place … Continue reading

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War of the Words

I don’t get to spend a great deal of time on social networking sites anymore.  Most of my internet time is now restricted to the evenings when our girls are finally asleep for the night and I’ve managed to get semi … Continue reading

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My Gob is Well & Truly Smacked

I don’t often question anyone elses parenting choices, each to their own I say.  I’m pretty sure there are things that I do, that others wouldn’t approve of.  So I make a point of not looking down my nose at … Continue reading

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Spot the Conman

During this miserably wet June, I’ve found myself reading a lot more magazines than normal.  Not the celebrity type reads, the “real” people stories.  I am amazed by the number of stories of women in particular being conned out of thousands … Continue reading

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Fashion Victim

Today I got the very rare opportunity to go shopping on my own!!  My husband offered to stay at home and amuse the girls,  so I jumped at the chance.  I wanted to buy some new tops.  I have managed … Continue reading

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