Full time – no worries-ish

This week was the second week in my new full time job, and oh my – how fast it has gone! I LOVE my new job. Its exactly what I was hoping it would be and as manic as I thought it would be but thats good. It means that …

My workwear wardrobe woes

Starting my new job may mean there are a few more posts about me specifically than you are used to. To be honest I rarely write about myself because I think I’m boring but I have had a few times recently where I thought certain things might be worth writing …

My experience as a working mummy

When I was due to go back to work after my maternity leave I was pretty much screwed by my previous employers. I didn’t write about it here at the time because for one I didn’t want to upset them, and two I didn’t realise just how much they screwed …

Tiny girl weight issues

My Spike is so teeny tiny. Next to others her age she looks a great deal tinier, and alongside babies at 5-7 months the only difference you can see is her maturity! My friends little boy is just 4 months old and already catching up to her weight… so imagine …

Learning words

Having studied English Language and Literature at university I have always had a high appreciation for vocabulary and reading. I read as much as I physically can and I love that Spike seems to have picked up on my love of books and also loves to be read to. We …

Celebrating Roald Dahl across the North West

I’m a massive fan of reading and a huge fan of Roald Dahl, its one author I really, really can’t wait for Spike to discover herself when she’s older. I’m always on the look out for things to do with her that will make for special memories and that she …

Days Out: Manchester Museum

It was my birthday a few weeks ago and as I had to work on the day itself T decided to take the next day off work and we decided Manchester would be a nice trip out; more specifically the Manchester Museum. I’ve wanted to visit the museum for a while …

Everyone needs a little affection

So something happened the other day that actually made my heart melt. Me and T were in the living room, him by the kitchen door and me on the sofa. Spike was between us, in the middle of the living room floor and playing with her toys. We were just …

My WAHM clothing problem…

I have an obsession. Its becoming a problem, one that seriously needs solving, but with me getting loads of money from somewhere to fund it – not by me stopping it. But I thought it would help to tell you all about it; my Work at Home Mum (WAHM) clothing …