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To the inconsiderate woman on Whitstable beach today! :(

To the inconsiderate woman on Whitstable beach today! :(

This post is to the inconsiderate woman on Whitstable beach today that made me cry in public with Riley, Summer and Buddy surrounded by … View Post
Mumsnet – Toujours Nappy Trial (Lidl)

Mumsnet – Toujours Nappy Trial (Lidl)

Is it just me or are nappies bliming expensive? It feels like I’m forever running out of them and as much as I … View Post
Stinky Filthy Kids!

Stinky Filthy Kids!

I remember before having children and seeing other kids caked in mud and thinking ‘why would you let you child get that mucky, what’… View Post
POSTSNAP – Father’s Day Cards

POSTSNAP – Father’s Day Cards

I recently received some free credit from the lovely Emma at Postsnap. I had stupidly already bought the children Father’s day cards but … View Post
Bite Me!

Bite Me!

Today I woke up late and rather than rushing out of bed to get the kids dressed and get Riley sorted for preschool I … View Post
Peppa Pig @ The Marlowe Theatre

Peppa Pig @ The Marlowe Theatre

I booked these tickets as soon as we got home from watching Mr Maker at The Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury. The kids and I … View Post
MY NAMETAGS

MY NAMETAGS

I received Riley’s name tags through the post a few days ago and I have kept putting off opening the letter. I thought … View Post
The story behind Riley’s milestones

The story behind Riley’s milestones

This is an entry into the Tots100/ WaterWipes Baby Milestones challenge. My beautiful first-born, baby boy Riley Franklyn Copley-Marshall arrived at 9.25 am … View Post
Name confusion & jogging on the spot…

Name confusion & jogging on the spot…

Buddy, George, Riley I mean Summer! Anyone else have this problem? I mean to tell Summer ‘no’ instead I shout out ‘Riley’, talk about … View Post
I’m a ‘packet’ kind of Mum, are you? :/

I’m a ‘packet’ kind of Mum, are you? :/

I’d like to start off by saying I’m all about fresh, organic fruit and vegetables and I love to make homemade food! … View Post
A Priceless & Thankful Moment…

A Priceless & Thankful Moment…

Today I didn’t roll out of bed until 9 am! I was up at 7 am but couldn’t find the will to move after … View Post
Always Expect The Unexpected…

Always Expect The Unexpected…

Yesterday morning I was woken up not by my usual alarm clock – Summer (my wonderful daughter) but instead by the smell of sh!t, … View Post
Day’s Like Today NEVER Happen!

Day’s Like Today NEVER Happen!

Roughly 7am and my personal alarm clock went off i.e. Summer (my 2-year-old Daughter) Up I got after a rough night with a … View Post
My 10 Essential Must Have Apps…

My 10 Essential Must Have Apps…

Lloyds Bank – Does anyone even use cash points other than to draw money out these days? It’s all about online banking I absolutely … View Post
Today I’m Having A Mummy Meltdown!!!

Today I’m Having A Mummy Meltdown!!!

I didn’t think it would honestly affect me as I  have always been the first to say ‘age is nothing but a number’ … View Post
My 5 Summer Holiday Tips!

My 5 Summer Holiday Tips!

Thankfully my little Riley (3 severely autistic) is very easy-going and doesn’t mind too much about any changes, just yet. My ‘normal’ child on … View Post
Who Will Be The First?!

Who Will Be The First?!

Recently I crossed paths with a lady on Instagram called @mumonmission. I had a nose through her page (as you do) I noticed, like … View Post
#PetitsFilousFirsts

#PetitsFilousFirsts

This post is an entry for BritMums #PetitsFilousFirsts Linky Challenge, sponsored by Petits Filous – http://www.petitsfilous.com Well this really was a ‘active … View Post
Speaking up!

Speaking up!

Recently I spoke out to a manager at a setting I leave my Son in every Friday morning. When I get a gut feeling … View Post
Diet Intervention And Autism (Part 2)

Diet Intervention And Autism (Part 2)

You may have read my first blog on this subject on my old page rsvpplus1@wordpress.com I had a lot of comments and … View Post