Category Archives: Friends

All before 10am!!

Something happens to you when you become a parent and you lose all sense of time. Never (ever ever) sleeping in past 7am gives you a whole new perspective on when days start and end. (For me 6am and 10pm; … Continue reading

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Tent-factor: The Final!!

I expect you’re all on tenterhooks wondering how our weekend away went?  Did we get any sleep?  Had our Tent Trials done the trick? So where did we leave it? Day Ten (Sunday night into Monday morning) – all was going … Continue reading

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The Toddler Tent Trials: Days Six to Ten

I was not looking forward to Thursday (Day Six). The Babe has a tendency to breath-hold after massive screaming session or a big shock. Although we’re pretty confident it’s behavioural, though unintential rather than deliberate, the doctor (and of course … Continue reading

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The Toddler Tent Trials: Days Four and Five

I’m internally screaming “I’m about to jinx it! I’m about to jinx it! I’m about to jinx it!” as I type, but I’m typing regardless… Day Five and I think we’ve cracked sleeping in ‘The Tent’. See how we’re getting on: … Continue reading

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The Toddler Tent Trials

After some disasterous nights’ sleep during stay-overs in motels/B&B recently, and another trip away coming up, Hubby and I have embarked on a slightly crazy plan to engineer a better night’s sleep for all three of us!  Find out how … Continue reading

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The Seven Ages of Mealkind

Last Saturday hubby and I went into a cooking frenzy during the babe’s (much adored) post-lunch sleep.  The reason for this flurry of culinary activity was down to a rather random online food shop by hubby.  I had been really … Continue reading

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Note to self: must remember to buy food!

You would think that the ripe old age of 30+ (I’ve stopped counting my exact age now – well, in fact, I often forget what actually it really is), having had to more or less stand on my own two … Continue reading

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