Big Bros (BB) Adventures

Flame

Flame

Last year Baba had a reptile party for his birthday. His cousin then had the same company for her birthday in February. At her birthday he declared he wanted a crested gecko. From that day he has been saving to eventually afford a crested gecko. […]

Another Week Another Bug

Another Week Another Bug

It is that time of the year. The time when the boys play tag team of being ill. It always seems to be this time of the year for my two, February is their sickness month. I can go through Facebook Memories and blog posts […]

School End 2015-2016

School End 2015-2016

  So last week both Baba and Boo finished school. The first year they have both finished a school year. Baba has walked out of Year 2 and will be walking into year 3 in September nearly an 8-year-old and Boo has finished his first […]

A Holiday with Stolen Childhood Moments

A Holiday with Stolen Childhood Moments

This holiday the days have been long and the nights have been short It has been full of stolen childhood moments The kids have taken a step back and they have just been kids Their clean toes have woken up and by dusk they have […]

Time To Be Free

Time To Be Free

I love school holidays, it’s a time when the boys just have time to be free. There are no restrictions, no rules about bedtime, where they have to be, what they have to do, or what they have to wear. They go to bed late, […]

Another Ear Infection

Another Ear Infection

Last night Baba got a temperature. As the night went on his temperature got worse, and by this morning he had a temperature of 38.9 and had three rigors in his sleep. He was really poorly and it was instant, he had been to school, […]

A Letter To Our Seven Year Old

A Letter To Our Seven Year Old

Today you turn SEVEN! And we really couldn’t be prouder. This year you have changed so much. You have opinions, you have learnt to argue, you a force to be reckoned with, you have my skill of not forgetting, your dads quick wit as bringing […]

Learning To Swim

Learning To Swim

This summer we decided to get Baba swimming. He has never been a lover of swimming, in fact he has never been a lover of water, just washing his hair was a task and would generally result in crying and screaming from Baba. So we […]

End of Term Looming

End of Term Looming

  This time last year we were at the end of Baba’s first school year. The biggest milestone had happened and Mr L and I couldn’t quite believe that our baby was moving into his second year of Primary school. In a blink of an […]

Baba’s Bug Hotel

Baba’s Bug Hotel

Baba loves bugs, he always has and probably always will. Nothing makes him happier than being outside digging in the dirt and looking for bugs. He picks up snails, like they are the most precious being in the world, and we all get shouted and […]