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Hopes, goals and plans for 2018 The Growing Mum

Hopes, Goals and Plans for 2018 

There’s something about the limbo period between Christmas and New Year that gets people in the reflective mood. What have you done with your life? You can’t even recall what day of the week it is let alone what you did in January! So we start thinking...

English Words 16 Months - The Growing Mum

English Words at 16 Months 

  After 6 months of being in the baby room at Nursery, it was time for my toddler to move on. He was graduating from a Starfish to a Seahorse.  Who comes up with these names? I found out about the impending move via a form in...

Struggling with Christmas Presents This Year

I used to be that person who kept an eye out for the perfect Christmas presents throughout the year. I’d make a formal list for everyone around  early November and there’ll be genuine excitement as each item was ticked off. Shopping for others was a joy regardless...

The Christmas Tag 2017 - The Growing Mum

The Christmas Tag 2017

3 sleeps before Christmas and I still haven’t sorted out all the presents or made any plans towards the pudding courses I’m in charge off. So to procrastinate further, I thought I would do a Christmas Tag post. Sarah from Whimsical Mumblings tagged me in hers so here...

Canva Android App Start - The Growing Mum

Canva Android App is Here

I am ecstatic that the Canva android app is finally here. The website has been crucial to me but I needed something that I could with on the go. A phone app for designing graphics is a must as finding time to sit at a PC is...

Rush hour street parking - the growing mum

What’s With The Rush Hour Street Parking Mayhem?

I admit, I’m not a huge fan of driving even though I’ve been driving for a number of years now. However, I’m always baffled by the road parking mayhem during rush hour. The Mayhem Imagine the familiar scene: you’re crawling along in traffic and suddenly the driver...

Family Fridays #3 - The Growing Mum

Family Fridays #3

  Daytime Frolics (or lack of) Having been back at work for just over 3 weeks but still getting very little sleep at night, I’m glad to have taken Fridays off for a bit. We had to wait in for the plumber to fit a new shower...