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Ella Loves My Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus!

As the selfie queen in our family, Ella was delighted when she saw my new Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus. I think she likes it even more than I do! Slow-Mo Camera Setting She found the slow-mo setting on the camera and had to have a go 🙂 I’m surprised she’s only done one video, especially…

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Charcot Marie Tooth Disease – Our Recent Diagnoses

charcot marie tooth disease

My mum has suffered from weak legs and funny shaped feet since she was tiny. She’s had to undergo a few surgeries over the years to try and help her walk easier. Recently, my sister’s youngest son, Nathan, was diagnosed with Charcot Marie Tooth Disease. Not long after, my brother, James’ son, Logan, was also given…

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KayCee’s in Greece

KayCee and Emma on the beach at Greece

Our gorgeous girl has gone to Greece with her best friend, Emma 🙂 They look like they’re having a wonderful time, although KayCee is suffering from burnt shoulders. She’s been putting sunblock on, but I fear she’s not been reapplying it often enough. At The Airport Greece     She’s due back on Wednesday and…

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Ella’s Easter Weekend

Ella's Easter Weekend - mocktails

Ella’s Easter weekend has been organised by her by big sister, Kellyann and her partner, Ian. They’ve whisked her and Ian’s mum off for a packed weekend visiting Liverpool, Chester zoo and Wales. Kellyann and Ian spoil the girls all the time! They buy them new clothes, take them on holidays and meals out when they…

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Migraines Have Been Getting Me Down

I’ve been getting migraines and headaches since I was about 15. They used to come about 1 or 2 times a month until I had my first child in my 20s. After having Aiden they started happening more often, but still only around 5-6 each month. My mum would sometimes have to come and look…

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Macmillan Whodunnit? Murder Mystery Fund Raising

macmillan whodunnit

Kaycee’s the fundraiser in our family. She loves organising fundraising events so when she saw Macmillan Cancer wanted people to host a murder mystery event, she couldn’t wait! MacMillan Whodunnit? To play you have to order the Macmillan Whodunnit murder mystery pack. You need 8 people and they’re each given a character. The scripts are…

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House Full Of Girls- What Have We Done?!

house full of girls

Ella asked last week if her friend could come for a sleepover tonight. Last night KayCee spent the night at her friend’s who had organised a charity event today and KayCee spent the day helping out. Their other friend also spent the day with them, helping with the event. Tomorrow KayCee’s doing her own charity…

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Today We Met Our Older Half-Sister For The First Time!

Mum, Me, Stacy, John and James - Meeting our older sister, Jayne, for the first time.

I grew up the eldest of four siblings. I have 2 brothers and a sister, John, James and Stacy. Growing up we always knew we had an older half-sister called Claire who had been born on Christmas Day. My mum had her when she was only sixteen and she put her up for adoption.  She…

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The Living Room Is Finally Decorated :)

Living Room after

It’s finally finished and I have the living room before and after photos 🙂 It took us longer than we thought it would but we got there in the end! We had a few problems along the way with the wallpaper, both the patterned and plain paper. The first two sheets of the patterned paper…

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Coping With Chaos – Redecorating

chaos

It’s getting late and we’re just packing away for the day. It’s taking much longer than usual to get this room decorated. We’re getting there very slowly. The chaos is getting to us a bit now. Hopefully, we’ll be able to crack on and get a chunk of it done tomorrow. As it stands we…

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