When Lady Luck Comes To Town

I seem to have struck it lucky over this past week, the stars must be aligned or some other rubbish but whatever has been going on to send Lady Luck my way I am not complaining that’s for sure! She is forever welcome in this house, we need all the luck that we can get.

It began at the weekend when my friends and I visited Cartmel Races. I decided to put a few bets on the horses as you do after all when in Rome… I have never bet upon the horses in my life before now unless you count a few tickets on the Grand National over the years.…

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#LittleLoves Live & Loud

Welcome to another week of #LittleLoves, I have once again had a busy week (when don’t Mums have busy weeks?) as it is half term. I love it when my children are both off together and we can spend time together as a family, since Paul has increased his hours at work though it is hard knowing just how to keep both of the kids amused until their Daddy arrives home to complete our team. It has actually been surprisingly easy this week thanks to the wonderful weather that we seem to be having, Summer is certainly here and its blumming glorious!…

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#FessUpFriday With Sarah From Mumzilla.co.uk

This weeks #FessUpFriday is written by Sarah from www.mumzilla.co.uk Sarah is Mummy to a small boy in the midst of muddling through the transition from being a working Mum to a stay at home mum. Blogging is the one way which Sarah says she keeps her mind working. Whilst Sarah admits that the term ‘Mumzilla‘ may come across as some type of alpha-Mum, she actually says that she is actually far more the ‘bumbling around knocking things over’ kind of Mother, trying to muddle through.Sarah’s blog is written from the heart and her posts are a light-hearted yet honest account of parenting a young boy.… View Post

Be In The Moment, ‘Just Be’…

I cannot believe that we are already into the May half term. I feel likes only yesterday that I was packing away the Christmas tree and yet here we are with the wafts of BBQ smoke and freshly cut grass. I love Summer but it seems to have snuck up on me this year.

The last two weeks have literally flown by leaving me wondering whether it really happened, did our son really just turn seven? Did we really manage to have a successful party without overspending or over thinking the whole thing? Was I really standing at the front of the crowd singing along to Simply Red like a drunken loon with such lovely ladies this weekend?…

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#Living Arrows – Too Busy Living To Point And Shoot

Welcome to another week of #LivingArrows. I have barely taken any pictures of the kids this week, go ahead and slap my wrist as I must obviously be a terrible Mother far too self consumed to concentrate on her children, that or I’ve been far too busy actually spending time entertaining my munchkins rather than spending time taking snap shots. Take your pick, I know for sure which the answer is.

I am therefore resorting to ‘pinching pictures’ from the hubbys phone for this weeks #LivingArrows contribution. I am actually fairly impressed by these photos given that they were taken with a phone, a phone that hasn’t got a piece of fruit engraved onto the back that is!…

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