My solstice children turn 4.5 years and 2 years old this week, and I don’t know whether to sob and bury my head into a tub of mini flapjacks, or a milk and soya free Thomas the Tank Engine birthday cake…? I actually can’t quite believe I’ve survived. It’s been an interesting couple of years: tough, exhausting, but also really rather awesome. When we decided to have a second baby, and consequently fell pregnant, I had an idealistic view of how life would be. ...
19th June 2017
The summer holidays are a great time, but also an incredibly busy one. The kids are off school, the days are getting longer, and the weather warmer. At this time of year, there is only one thing on everyone’s minds – a holiday! The annual family holiday is a big event in most households. A time for relaxing (well, sort of!), enjoyment and spending time together as a family; these are moments that will be treasured for many years to come.