The Cucumber Suit - the littlest's invention for a certain computer game. "It rolls down to squish people and bomp them out of the way" apparently :)
Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Saturday, 26 May 2018
"He'll be so tired once he starts school" they said.
Nearly 3 years later and we still have sleep issues.
At least he can read or draw in bed now, but some nights he's still up 2 hours later unable to go to sleep.
And then some nights he's up in the night, scared to be on his own so I often just crawl into bed with him. Problem is, his bed is FULL. Not only am I sharing a bed with a wrigglesome child, there are reading books, an A4 sketchbook, sheets of paper and a clipboard, pencils and rubbers, torches, a lamp, a tissue box and a whole selection of cuddly toys - like some kind of weird nest.
Fortunately, I am too tired to care and sleep takes over, thankfully for him too.
(Similar sleep post here from over 4 years ago...)
Saturday, 19 May 2018
Thursday, 17 May 2018
A Mum Bag is usually filled with:
- An array of snacks varying from good to bad, the bad snacks holding more bribery power. Don't show these too soon though, as you will end up with relentless pestering.
- A treasury of books.
- Enough stationery to hold a kids' crafty workshop.
- A “small” selection of their most essential and favourite toys.
When packing a bag, mum will try and prepare for every eventuality but sometimes even the enormous selection is simply not good enough for the little