Sometimes Two Actually Is Harder Than One

Previously, I was under the impression that going from zero children to one was distinctly more difficult than going from one child to two. I mean why wouldn’t it be? Having no kids and then suddenly being responsible for a squirming, squawking tiny man cub is terrifying. There’s shit everywhere, everyone is crying and no …

How Was Your Day?

  With a newborn baby and a four year old, people ask me… “How’s it going?” “How’s your day been?” Fine I say. It’s going ok, it’s going fine. I’m fine. This is my standard response because no one really wants to know how your day went. Not in detail anyway because what are they …

Sorry Not Sorry

Dear Friend, Family Member, Elderly Neighbour, Members Of The Public and Numerous Asda Delivery Drivers, I know you weren’t quite expecting to see my breast today. To be fair, I wasn’t expecting you to either. I didn’t wake up this morning with that on my to do list. It was just one of those things …

Are Cruises Meant For Families?

I’ve been on quite a few different types of holiday in my time. Self catering, holiday parks, city breaks, camping but never on a cruise. At first I thought it might not be ideal for young children, as cruises can be styled more for couples, with fancy evening meals and cabaret entertainment. But the more …

Our Top Holiday Moments

Although we are now well into the thick of the Summer Holiday season (Summer? What Summer?…), we’ve actually already had our holidays for this year. We went away twice in Spring, once in April to Bluestone in Wales and again in May to Centre Parcs Longleat. This was part by design and part by coincidence but …