The good: 17.30 my husband came home. Me: 'Who's that Elisabeth?' Elisabeth: 'Dadda!' I have never seen such a big smile on my husband's face. The bad: Sleeping issues all week, we're all pretty much knackered! The awesome: Me: (pointing at Elisabeth) 'This is Elisabeth' (pointing at me) 'and this is..' Elisabeth: 'Mama!' I don't … Continue reading The good, the bad and the awesome
Last night was another bad one, to be fair the good ones now hugely outnumber the bad ones so we are very happy.....most of the time. Elisabeth went to sleep fine but woke up at 22.00, just as we were going to bed, typical! My husband sat in her room for an hour trying to … Continue reading The things we do to make them sleep….
Sometimes my brain gets a little confused, if I overload it with too much information it starts mixing things up. Sometimes I can't quite remember whether something actually happened or whether it was a dream, luckily this only happens very rarely. Every now and then people get a bit muddled up. Last week at work … Continue reading Funny old thing that brain of mine
As I talked about first times the other day I thought I would share another one that happened today. However today was not a baby but a mummy first time. Ever since Elisabeth was born I have been frustrated by how little I managed to get done every day. Somehow I had the completely unrealistic … Continue reading First times
This is probably true for everyone, but when you become a parent the things that make you happy are really really small things, but they are enormous in your world. The first time our baby smiles at us we tell everyone: She smiled! The first time Elisabeth giggled I cried because it was truly the … Continue reading It’s the little things that make us happy
Something really strange happened today, I bought a pair of jeans in a charity shop but that is not the strange part, the fact that they were for me is the weird bit! Now, I love charity shops. They help me do everything I believe in; lower my carbon foot print, support a charity (the … Continue reading That’s unusual….