Just a Mum!!?

Choosing to have child number three

This story actually begins before we had any children.  Rob and I had discussed having kids and as you do you we had discussed how many we would have.  Rob is one of five and I am one of three.  I was keen to have three children.  Rob was not as keen and I think… Read more…

Caring for baby chickens

I Cried for the Chickens

This story begins a few months ago, when we realised that one of our baby chickens was a Rooster.  Well we have had a Rooster before, he was fondly known as Roostey.  He was rather noisy or should I say very noisy at all hours of the early morning.  So with much fuss and a… Read more…

Finding Your Balance

It’s all about balance these days; Life/Work Work/Family Family/Hobbies Hobbies/Partner Partner/Kids Kids/Me-Time Me Time/Exercise Where does it all end?  How much do we need to do and what are we trying to prove?  Finding your balance is different to me finding mine.  Working out what are your priorities and what makes you happy. Then there… Read more…

Boys and their Motorbikes

Yes there are 5 sets of motorbike gear….. I know what some of you are thinking; “Why would you start riding motorbikes?” and “Why would you let your boys ride them?”   I am fortunate that my husband actually knows motorbikes.  He can ride them. He has raced them. He can fix them.  Above all… Read more…