• January 2019
    Parenting

    A Recap Of My January Goals

    January 2019 has been a very kind month to me for my blog. Since I’ve been putting the work in, I’ve started to notice a real difference. Hard work really does pay off. I still haven’t cracked the world of blogging, but I’ve certainly made a good start on improving it. Over the last month, I’ve tweaked over 80 blog posts, making them more SEO friendly. It has taken me hours and hours. This considering time is not always on my side. Let me remind you of what goals I set myself for January and whether I have met them or not. My January 2019 goals 500 page views on…

  • romantic getaway
    Relationships,  Parenting

    A Romantic Getaway In Chester

    A romantic getaway in Chester was just what Amy and I needed. A night away from the usual routine. No baby, no cooking, no washing up. A whole night to ourselves to do whatever we wanted. Without wondering who’s going to do the first get up in the night. We had each other’s full attention. Relationships can be hard to maintain when you have a child. We’ve found that out the hard way. It’s far too easy to lose focus of why you love each other. The little things that you once took for granted end up getting lost in the chaos that is parenting. One of the best ways…

  • Life

    A New House For A New Year

    Moving House The year 2019 will be one of change. There’s a new career in the pipeline. Potentially a new car. The biggest change has already happened right at the beginning. Moving house. The most stressful but exciting time of any adult’s life. I honestly believe that having our first child was less stressful. I may have aged a couple of decades in the last few months, but it’s time to start the next chapter in our lives. I’m going to be showing you around the house that we now call home. The Important, Boring Stuff If you have recently moved house yourself, you will know how much paperwork you…

  • 2018
    Blogger Awards

    The Top 7 Tag

    Thank you to Sadie over at Life With The Woodheads for tagging me in this very fun activity where I will be looking back at 2018. Here’s how it works… Your Favourite 7 Posts from 2018. They can be any posts at all that you are proud of. 7 Things You Loved The Most About 2018. Whether you visited somewhere, or just had one of those moments you will never forget, if you loved it, list it! 7 Things You Are Looking Forward to in 2019. Whether those plans are set in stone or you something you would like to do this year, share with us. Tag 7 Bloggers to…

  • the blogger recognition award
    Blogger Awards

    The Blogger Recognition Award

    Thank you to Malcolm’s Mummy for nominating me for this blogging award. The Blogger Recognition Award is one that I’ve had my eye on for some time. Getting noticed by my fellow bloggers feels so rewarding. I love being part of the blogging community. I’ve interacted with so many amazing people already. So here goes…the Blogger Recognition Award. When you’re nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award, there are rules you need to follow while accepting the award in order to keep the circle going: • Thank the blogger that nominated you • Write a post to show your award • Give a brief story of how your blog started •…