We had plans. We also had contingency plans. We didn’t have plans for when our contingency plans went to hell in a hand basket. But that’s life I guess. People get held up, things take longer, tradesmen never arrive… plans have to be changed, again. I admit I’ve had my moments of being super pissed […]
This is what life looks like around here right now… total and utter renovation chaos! This is where our kitchen door used to be… This is our makeshift hallway kitchen. No water but at least I have an oven, well as long as I don’t turn on a hot plate at the same time! This […]
Twenty-two apples. 22. Two, Two. Apples. Four days. Yep my kids at 22 apples in four days. My kids are currently aged 8, 8, 5 and 2. I am scared for my future food budget and how many times I will have to shop per week. Twenty-two apples in four days… that’s what real life […]
Shhhhh…. I’m going to tell you a secret! Well ok it isn’t much of a secret since some of you commented about it on last week’s Real Life Wednesday post, and I hadn’t even noticed till you said… but anyway…. Here’s my terrible mother secret…. My children rarely wear matching socks. Actually I hardly ever […]
You know it’s been one of those days when you find the open biscuit container next to the two year old and discover every single biscuit with a bite out of it. You know it’s been one of those days when you’re standing in a shop waiting to pay for an item and you sneeze […]
My floor is never clear and clean. I spend my life picking things up off the floor and cursing the never-ending cycle of cleaning. And sometimes, I give up. I use the vacuum or the mop and push the toys around the floor as I ‘clean’ it. Ok so the floor doesn’t get super clean, […]
Sometimes when I am taking photos for a blog post… Sometimes I shove the mess under the couch, sometimes I shift angles so you can’t see that mark on the wall, and sometimes I edit out boogers or marker on faces. Sometimes I choose not to show the photos of my kids doing things I […]
What? Doesn’t everyone have rocks and crocodiles on their dish rack? I’m thinking about a new linky… Real Life Wednesday. It could be an add on to Wordless Wednesday, or you could share a more wordy blog post about real life, in all it’s glory. Anyone interested?