Thankyou!

I really must say a big thankyou to the lady at the checkout at Marks and Spencers today! A little embarassing perhaps, but hey, how often does a 39 year old women get asked for ID to prove her age…

40th Birthday cake!

I forgot to mention the holiday was a 40th birthday present for my husband. I think the cake we had made was so fab, I thought I’d post it on here. He is a drummer in a band.

Another fab trip to Centre Parcs

When I return from a great holiday I’m always left with the feeling of “Did it really happen, or was it a dream?” Is anyone else like that? As soon as I get home I start planning our next holiday.…

Spring has sprung!

Time is going too fast, my son was nine yesterday, NINE! How did that happen? At least the weather has warmed up. I think I have a pretty near perfect job, yes each day is different and can be quite…

Woo Hoo! Half term!

Yes, I know I’ve only been working for two whole weeks, but I have been so excited about school finishing. I love the job so far, but feel totally exhausted and need a few lie ins. I’m putting the tiredness…

All mum’s are working mums

Sorry for the depressing post yesterday, feeling much better today. I just realised that my title of “first week as a working Mum” was really not right. Having spent years as a full time at work mum, part time working…

First week as a working mum

Sorry I haven’t posted for a while, very busy now you know 🙂 Well, first week over and feel drained, I’ve really enjoyed it and it’s gone well, however the whole week has been over shadowed by the sudden death…

Yippee! I got the job

From Monday I will no longer be a sahm. I’ve landed the most perfect of jobs (I hope).I will be working as a teaching assistant for a boy with autism in year 4 at my son’s school. The hours are…

Interview tomorrow.. help!

Help! I have an interview tomorrow at my son’s school for a teaching assistant. The role is working with a boy in yr4 who has autism. I’m really hoping to get the job as it’s at my boys school, so…

Mr and Mrs

I had a very interesting evening last night playing the Mr and Mrs board game with my husband, brother and sister in law. It turns out that my husband actually does listen to me occasionally and to quote “he knows…

Charity shop bargains

I love charity shops and had a good rummage around a couple this morning. There seems to be loads of stuff in stock, maybe due to the snow or everyone having a good clearout before Christmas. I bought Scoobydoo video,…