2000 – There was much hype around the year 2000, it was of course the Millennium year so it was an exciting time, the turn of the century, the dawning of a new era. A slice of life in 2000….. Bertie Ahern was Taoiseach. We were buying in pounds and pence. In fact, you could go… Continue reading 17
Thursday morning, 21st February 2013 We opened our hearts to our smallest boy He hugged us right back rewarding us both With mountains of love, oceans of joy. He’s no longer quite small, Is growing quite fast, now he is four Clever, independent, funny My little boy, a baby no more. Cheese, peppers, cucumber too… Continue reading And Now He Is 4
My smallest person, my littlest boy, my Cuddlemonster. He’s about to take his first steps into the big wide world. His first foray into a world without me by his side. We had planned on introducing him go to playschool last September, one or two mornings a week, just to see how he would get… Continue reading Into the Great Wide Open
I logged onto Facebook this morning; my timeline was full of adorable kids heading out to school dressed up for Halloween and my 11 year old has gone to school annoyed with me because he isn’t dressed up nor does he have a costume to change into. Now before you think, ‘ah the poor child’ and… Continue reading The Cursed Halloween Costume!
When you’re four, incredibly cute with an extremely sunny disposition and you ask for a fairy themed party; you just know don’t you? The answer will of course be yes! It really doesn’t matter that it’s not your birthday or that you made the same request the summer before and we obliged, you’re not making… Continue reading Another Year; Another Fairy Party!
13th June 2000 Dear Me, It is Tuesday evening, 13th June 2000. Very soon you will be going to hospital where your pregnancy will be induced. You are more than two weeks overdue now. I know you are feeling very anxious but try not to worry. There will be some scary moments but you will… Continue reading A Letter to Myself