Dear Lee,I still can't believe you're gone. That I will never see you again, speak to you again. The past few days have been difficult as I try to come to terms with the fact that I will never see you, speak to you again. But you're no longer in pain, you're no longer suffering, … Continue reading Goodbye my Friend
Being a new blogger I decided to write a small post with 5 unknown facts about myself. The name "My Crazy Brood" came from 11 year old Becky. We were at a family fun day during the summer holidays and Betty was asked to take part in a game and was asked who she was with, … Continue reading 5 Things About Me
On Monday, my youngest Reese started school. She's only just turned 3 and is starting in the nursery class.Walking home without her it suddenly dawned on me that this was the last time one of my babies would be starting school for the very first time! It also got me thinking about all the other … Continue reading The Last of the Firsts
Whilst most girls are into princesses, Reese is a little different. Reese LOVES Superman, not just any Superman though, it has to be Dean Cain from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman.Her favourite outfits are her Supergirl costume, and she was heartbroken when daddy washed it and ruined the shield emblem. When he … Continue reading Girls Can Like Superman too
Today I was supposed to be painting the girls bedroom. Their new bunk beds are arriving on Wednesday, their new wardrobes are already in their boxes waiting to be assembled, all waiting for the painting to be finished.I went in, put headphones on so I could blast my music. Becky was downstairs watching Reese (who was … Continue reading Escaping the Decorating
This week has been a difficult week for our nearest beach and lifeboat station and it has had a huge impact on the community of Barmouth.RNLI Barmouth ALB Lifeboat Moira Barrie on the beachLast weekend two teenagers from Birmingham, 14-year-old Yahye Omar Mohamed and 15-year-old Waseem Muflahi were tragically pulled out to sea and despite a frantic … Continue reading Barmouth Lifeboat Open Day – Helping the #RNLI keep #SavingLivesAtSea
Last weekend we went to a local fun day and they had an entertainer to entertain the children. Betty was thrilled to be called up to take part in a game (spoiler alert - she won!) and whilst "meeting the contestants" the entertainer made comments about the size of our family, even going as far … Continue reading Is that Mummy’s Friend?