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Back to school anxiety for Mums

It’s only the second day of the new school year and I am sat at my desk with a hot cup of tea about to start my day of work.  The only thing I can hear is a lawn mower humming in the distance and the chatter from a pair of lorikeets sitting our balcony.  No one […] Read more…

Toddler Tantrums! A parents survival guide

Follow my blog with Bloglovin “NO!”, “NOOOOOOOOO!!!”, “Me no like it!!”, “It’s MINE!!” and “I want DADDDYYYYYY!!” are just a few of my tiny terrorist’s favourite phrases at the moment.  In fact she’s almost had the whole house under lockdown a few times in recent weeks.  Sometimes it’s rather amusing and other times (or most […] Read more…

Our little Miss L turns two

Today you are two.  The happiest of birthdays to you my beautiful girl. It feels like just yesterday you turned 1.  I think this has been the fastest flying year in history, and my oh my have you grown. You’ve learnt to walk, and run and jump and climb and spin around until you fall […] Read more…

How to catch a pet rabbit

After A LOT of thinking and re-thinking and more thinking! I finally decided to let the kids get a couple of bunny rabbits. They’re actually very cute (I did have my doubts) and the kids have named them Coco (black bunny) and Marshmallow (white bunny).   Although Miss L just calls them both Hop Hop […] Read more…

Painting and Messy Craft for under fives

If you’re a regular Mrs D reader you’ll know that I really hate mess (especially painting and messy craft)!!  I don’t cope well with it at all, so these two little cuties really tested my abilities to just ‘go with the flow’ on Sunday.  I was busy doing some housework (as I do on a […] Read more…

Spoilt rotten on Mothers Day

I had the most loveliest of Mothers Days yesterday.  In fact, I think I heart just grew a little bit bigger. Last week I helped out at the school Mothers Day stall, so I kinda knew what I was in for in the gift department.  I had to cover my eyes so many times while […] Read more…

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