I'm not a natural parent. I'm neither blessed with abundant amounts of patience nor am I the most maternal. Please don't get me wrong; I would not change being a Mum for all the money in the world and I adore the constant frustrations challenges that the Boys bring but there are days when I would… Continue reading Let’s be serious for a moment.
So I'm rapidly approaching a significant birthday and have taken stock of my life so far. Most of it, I'm pretty pleased with - lovely husband, 2 gorgeously frustrating boys, living in a beautiful part of the UK and I have a job. However, when I look at myself, I see that I'm neglected 'me'… Continue reading It’s time.
Exhibit A - folding the washing. Exhibit B - ironing (which I hate but I hate having to do it after people have "attempted" it more). Exhibit C - cooking.
This sums up my two boys, exactly. Anyone else?
I swear to God that there are times when I come into contact with someone and think "how on earth are you managing to walk and breathe at the same time?" You know what I mean, you're sitting having a coffee and people-watching when you see someone who makes you open-mouthed stare.There are some seriously stupid… Continue reading Really??
I am doing my complete and utter nut. My new 'toy' is still in its packaging 'cos I haven't had the time to unpack it. I am referring to my new Janome overlocker; the box of which is staring at me with contempt; "Hmph, still in here then". I have earmarked so many projects to do… Continue reading Frustrated sewist