Well, it looks like I have to plan a lockdown birthday. It's Ethan's birthday soon and like any other soon to be 6 year old (wait, nope. I don't think there's another like him) he knows exactly what he wants. The first thing to sort out are his gifts, as we need these couriered and … Continue reading Birthday Gift Ideas for a 6 year old
And just like that, Harper is 1. Ok maybe not just like that, I mean we did have to go through her newborn phase, then the teething, the late nights and loads of spit up, and the numerous ear infections and fevers. We've had a few first steps, lots of kisses and cuddles, a few … Continue reading We have a 1 year old!
I hardly ever do those birthday posts for any of my kids. I do a little shoutout on Instagram and Facebook but that's about it. Does that make me a bad mom/blogger? Does it mean I love my kids any less? No, it doesn't. It just means that instead of going all googly eyed and … Continue reading Ethan at 4 years old
It was Matthew's 7th birthday yesterday. 7 guys! I still can't believe that I've been a mom for that long, seems like yesterday I was staring at his newborn face, taking in every little detail. His long fingers and toes, his button nose, his eyelashes. How is that they grow so fast? Now he's a sensitive … Continue reading Happy 7th birthday Matthew *plus some news*
It’s been a long 3 weeks guys. I felt like something was missing. A piece of me. I needed the break because it seems like the first anniversary of my mom’s passing hit me harder than I thought. The ideas were there, in my head, bouncing around and fighting to get out. I just couldn’t … Continue reading Simple birthday party and a scare
Does planning a children’s party get any easier? We celebrated Ethan’s 2nd birthday on 21 August and unlike what people usually do, I decided to have his party on the Sunday of his birthday and not the day before (when I would’ve had a rest day before work started). Planning this party went a bit … Continue reading We had a party