Cruising Carnival Part 2……..

OK so I pulled my finger out of my bum and decided to post the second half of the story.  I want to re-iterate that I had a lovely time with my family and was ever so greatful to have it gifted to us.  This is purely a mum with 2 kids view of how […]

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When did my husband become the town babysitter?

Grrrrrr. Warning. This post may feature angry surpressed thoughts that have been festering since Sunday and have gone all rotten and smelly and are in danger of exploding in a toxic cloud of profanities in an inappropriate place if I am not careful. In the words of Peter Griffin from Family Guy……”do you know what […]

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Watching movies with Thing 1 – AKA snuggle time

What cracks me up about my husband living with me on Venus is that guys like to be mens men, you know using saws and belt sanders and pretending a drill is a gun.  That is, until little girls come along.  Then they call me up squealing at excitement at the fact that Disney TOTALLY […]

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DIY baby food

I have always made my own baby food.  Its the one thing I know I can do well and doesn’t make me feel like an absolute cop out.  It makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside and gives me peace of mind that I am doing something right.  I don’t know why I got […]

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What a wonderful world

Life gets so busy it is very easy for us to miss the most simple joys in life.  i forget what a beautiful , exciting, wonderful world I live in.  Between work and trying to keep house, I forget to see how amazing the world is through the eyes of a 2 year old. We […]

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Potty Training Revisited

We were extremely lucky in that we had a relatively smooth transition going from 1 kid to 2.  Usually you hear horror stories of your kid turning from Laura Ingles on Little house on the prairie, to that screwed up chick from the exorsist.  The only issue we had with Thing 1 is that she […]

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Bonding time with Thing 1

Well Thing 1′s world has been turned upside down for 4 months now.  Can you believe its been 4 months already???  I now have a good routine down and part of that routine is some special time with Thing 1.  I love our night time.  I dress her in her Pajamas and then she grabs […]

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When did my baby stop being a baby?

This evening I was looking at Thing 1.  She is now 2 years and  3 months.  She was reading her book in bed and drinking a cup of warm milk.  She was pointing out the engines in her Thomas book.  She was saying colors and numbers.  She then laid back and was tucking herself under […]

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No time to get sick

Last week I got sick.  I had a horrid cold and it crept up on me so quickly.  I was sent home from work it was that bad.  My whole body ached and I was running a fever.  I felt I had just done a marathon!  My 2 girls were in daycare and I got […]

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Celebrities doing it gracefully

I have often seen one particular celebrity who does things with so much grace and sense of normality.  She has had 2 girls and has a 3rd on the way, she regularly goes out without makeup and her hair in a top knot.  She wears loose fitting casual clothes and do you know what, in […]

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