TRAVEL REVIEW: Need to entertain three generations? Head to Cornwall!

IF you’re looking for a week away jam packed with family-friendly activities, you really don’t need to go very far. Right here in our beautiful region there is so much to do with young children, we decided to head over the bridge into Cornwall and see what was on offer. Being a mum to a… Continue reading TRAVEL REVIEW: Need to entertain three generations? Head to Cornwall!

TRAVEL REVIEW: Cornish hideaway in Polruan has something for all the family

ANY holiday to Cornwall must involve pasties, as far as I’m concerned. Those are the rules. So to find five warm homemade ones on the table of our holiday house on arrival was definitely a good start to our week away. I love the welcoming touches owners leave for their guests, and these had to… Continue reading TRAVEL REVIEW: Cornish hideaway in Polruan has something for all the family

Epidurals are the BEST THING EVER.

D-DAY was edging closer and closer, and I soon reached the 36 week ‘they should be fine’ milestone I was praying I’d get to. I was not-so-secretly quite chuffed with my body. Turns out, my boys (I’m fine with that now, by the way) were pretty comfy in there. Shame I couldn’t say the same… Continue reading Epidurals are the BEST THING EVER.

Totally OUTNUMBERED!

“Emotional rollercoaster” is such a crap phrase, isn’t it? But it does kind of sum up what you go through during pregnancy. Flying off the handle at your husband one minute, crying at Strictly the next, then being overwhelmed with happiness the next. I blame the hormones personally. And the fact you can’t drink alcohol… Continue reading Totally OUTNUMBERED!

“My cravings were so bad, I wanted a McDonald’s on Christmas Day.”

I don’t care what people say. Being pregnant is shit. And guess what? Being pregnant with twins is extra shit. Doubly shit in fact. Who’d have thought it, eh? So I’d already had the hideous morning sickness, way worse than last time around, which was explained away by the fact there were two little sods… Continue reading “My cravings were so bad, I wanted a McDonald’s on Christmas Day.”

“2.4 children and a nice car was the plan – not twins and a two-year-old!”

Twins? Twins? TWINS? No matter how many times I said the word, it just wouldn’t sink in. And the more I thought about it, the more panicky and sick I felt. This wasn’t the plan. This was DEFINITELY NOT the plan. 2.4 children and a nice car was the plan. ONE baby brother or sister… Continue reading “2.4 children and a nice car was the plan – not twins and a two-year-old!”