Those of you that follow our blog may remember back in August last year we announced that Our Big Family’s About To Get A Whole Lot Bigger, and if you follow us on Social Media you’ll have likely seen that our twins arrived a lot earlier than anticipated. I took a break from blogging to… Continue reading A Premature Arrival
As the quote above says, “After every storm, if you look hard enough, a rainbow appears”. Within the Miscarriage and Baby Loss Community, this saying describes the Storm as the Loss, and the Rainbow as the Baby that follows a Loss, referred to as Rainbow Babies. Readers of our blog will remember that back in… Continue reading Our Big Family’s Getting A Whole Lot Bigger!
With Holiday Season now upon us and the kids now counting down to our own family holiday, I thought I’d share some of our tips for Holiday Packing for our large family. This year will be our 5th time holidaying as a family of 7, and we’ve picked up a few tips and habits over… Continue reading Big Family – Top 10 Holiday Packing Tips
One question I’m asked a lot is, “How on earth do you keep on top of it all?”. Even with 5 children, we rarely ever forget anything important and are seldom late, so what’s the secret? Well the simple answer is…..organisation. I’ve always been a pretty organised person, but as a Mum of 5 kids… Continue reading Organising Chaos (well trying to……)
This August saw a new first for our family. With our eldest child leaving school back in June, we had another new experience on the horizon, GCSE Results Day. Thinking back to my own time at school, Results Day hadn’t seemed like such a big deal. Whilst not an A* student, I wasn’t awful where school was… Continue reading GCSE Results Day