Diary

Posts for me to look back on, starting from my maternity leave to days out, travel and moving to France

Happy Days #11

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Lucas sat on green skuttlebug weaing a blue jacket, blonde curly hair. On flagged garden with pot of daffodils behind him, next to him is a yellow jcb ride on toy and green john deere atv ride on toy

If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity.   Saturday D was off work and it was lovely to spend some time all 3 of us, we didn’t do much as Lucas wasn’t […] Read more…

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The Ordinary Moments #6

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Lucas standing wearing a red and blue checked shirt and navy trousers, blonde wavy hair, carrying a blue dustpan full of hair to the silver bin

My Mum and I had our hair cut this week by the mobile hairdresser. Lucas said Oh Oh to the hair falling on the floor and rushed to the cupboard to get the dustpan and brush out.   Read more…

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Happy Days #10

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Lucas smiling standing on the back of a pickup truck

I have been rubbish once again at keeping these posts up so hopefully I will remember to do it each night from now on x Saturday Lucas and I took my Grandma to a local garden centre, the type that has a zillion different shops in it. My Grandma wanted to go for new pillows, we […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #5

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Lucas sat on my Grandmas knee while she reads him a book

    We visit my Grandma and Grandad at least once a week. Lucas loves going there, he loves visiting people and has a different routine for every house. When we visit here, he goes to the cupboard to get his cup out before telling my Grandma or Grandad that it has ‘all gone’ so […] Read more…

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The Ordinary Moments #4

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The ordinary moments is a link up to share those ordinary moments of family life

  Lucas loves being out and about. I don’t know whether he will ever want to just stay in, as soon as he is up in the morning he is ready for his day of adventures. This usually starts with an extremely early morning walk/drive, we can very often be found out at 6am! We […] Read more…

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Happy Days #9 – Fairtrade Fortnight

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Happy days chocolate and love sea salt and caramel chocolate, grumpy mule coffee, fairtrade fortnight

  If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity. Sunday We went round to my Mums for Lucas’ birthday, some of our family came and we had a cake and sang Happy Birthday. […] Read more…

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Happy 2nd birthday Lucas!

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2nd birthday bowling green charnock richard

  Happy birthday beautiful boy, I’m a tad emotional and extremely proud of the boy you are becoming. I’m not going to go on as you have trapped me in bed, you are asleep with your arm down my top and each time I move you off me you wake up so I’m uncomfortable with […] Read more…

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Happy Days #8

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Sea stars Blackpool sea life centre

If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity.   We went to visit my parents at their garden centre last weekend and stayed for lunch. Lucas loves visiting them there as he […] Read more…

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Living arrows #5

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Living arrows

Living Arrows is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” We visited my Mum and Dad at work on Saturday. Lucas loves going there, he leaves me after surveying who is around and […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #3

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Ordinary moments Lucas reaching up to black handle on white wardrobe with floral wallpaper in the background and grey carpet

  We’ve recently redecorated the bedroom and got new furniture. Lucas has been enjoying investigating it. I have a bedside cabinet which I envisaged my hand cream in and maybe my book, I’m not sure but I was thinking of it as Mummy space. Before I got chance to move my stuff back into the […] Read more…

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