Parenting, Random Ramblings, The Kidlets

…Grumbly Soul

Being a parent is a struggle some days.  Gone are the days of wiping bottoms, grizzly teething babes, sleepless nights, dragging a stroller around and/or a little one attached to my hip 24/7.  All 3 of ours are at that lovely age where they still think Mum and Dad are the bees knees, second only… Continue reading …Grumbly Soul

Life Ramblings, Parenting, The Kidlets

What Are Your Hopes and Dreams For Your Kids?

When I was a kid the expectations of what we'd all grow up to be seemed pretty clear.  My parents didn't really talk to me about what I wanted to be when I grew up, they sent me to a private school and we went to church on Sundays.  As far as they were concerned… Continue reading What Are Your Hopes and Dreams For Your Kids?

Mental health, Parenting, Random Ramblings

Depression: I take time to process…

The older I get the more able I am to take a step back and analyse my reactions to the people around me and the situations I find myself in.  I won't go as far as to say my angry outbursts and moodiness have been conquered but 5 minutes after the meltdown I have the… Continue reading Depression: I take time to process…

London, Out and About, Parenting, The Kidlets

Being a girl in a house full of boys

Being in a house full of males means a small part of you admitting that as a percentage of the minutes the loo is in use each day the toilet seat is needed, "up" more than "down"... It means that stepping in puddles in the bathroom is a part of life... Boys galore means "quiet… Continue reading Being a girl in a house full of boys