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,…

Freezing! Labradoodles

We called someone else out to solve the boiler problem which we thought he had, but no. It now won’t light at all at least before we could restart the pilot light and it would keep going for a couple…

spoke too soon

No heating, no hot water! Only one electric fire and payed £80.00 for the privilige.Response from boiler mans wife : “boil kettles and pans of water like everyone else does.”Yes but, our heating was working perfectly well until we made…

Oucchh! almost ..

We had our boiler serviced today and we almost had a huge bill. A red light was flashing apparently which didn’t bode well according to the boiler man. It makes me wonder what he was going to actually do before…