Our 2021

Our 2021

It’s that time again; our round-up of the past 12 months. I always enjoy writing these posts – even the ones covering a global pandemic like we did in 2020 – as these posts are for us. Their aim is to record some of our highlights and milestones so that one day, when we feel

Milestones: Sixth Year Update!

I genuinely didn’t think I’d be writing another birthday update within a national lockdown, during a global pandemic, but here we are! T is Six! Our boy is 6! The past year has sort of been a bitter-sweet experience for us. Whilst T’s spent another year not being able to do some of the things

Our 2020

Where do you even begin to start talking about 2020. Before a GLOBAL PANDEMIC? During? Or on the other side (when we eventually reach it). When every week became a year, when the hours dragged but the months flew, how can you possibly summarise a year like this one? If 2020 was a film, I’m

Life in Lockdown, Silver Linings and Feeling Grateful

It’s been around two months since lockdown was announced in the UK following the Corona Virus (COVID-19) outbreak, and I’ve probably written and re-written this post half a dozen times. How can one possibly start to unbox and talk about being in a global pandemic when you often don’t know what day it is and

An Interview with T at Five (A lockdown SPECIAL!)

You may remember, when T was three, a little interview I did with him to tell you all about the things he likes to see and do (and eat!). It was a lovely experience as not only was I hearing his vocabulary come along but I was learning more about his personality. Annoyingly, I completely

Milestones: Fifth Year Update!

This post is probably going to be a bit different to our usual yearly update as I’m writing this during a time of complete uncertainty. I would have liked to have written this post during a less turbulent time, when birthdays and Easters aren’t delayed, schools aren’t closed, and the sunshine can be properly enjoyed