Escaping the 9 to 5 life

Escaping the 9 to 5 life

So a few months ago, I escaped the 9 to 5 life. AND IT’S BLOODY BRILLIANT. I decided that I needed to spend more time with my kids and with my life, actually enjoying it. I was working an obscene amount of hours per day, not really seeing the kids and generally...
Spooktacular Halloween Goodies!

Spooktacular Halloween Goodies!

I love cooking, ask my friends, I can make a mean meal. But puddings and baking…nope. I can’t bake for shit. I follow the instructions to a tee and my cakes are flat, flimsy and…..flaccid (insert immature giggle here)  We wanted to make some spooky...
Dear Diary: Picking Pumpkins in Pictures

Dear Diary: Picking Pumpkins in Pictures

  We went pumpkin picking yesterday. Yep, we went to pick pumpkins, in a field. I literally had no idea this was a ‘thing’. I know you can go strawberry picking. blackberry picking and probably more fruit picking, but never pumpkin picking! I started...
Shout out to Step-Dads

Shout out to Step-Dads

So the other day Andy and I were talking about relationship ‘deal-breakers’. When we first met I already had Marcus, he was just over 3 years old. This wasn’t an issue for Andy, at all. Seriously, he just classed Marcus as another part of me and...
Don’t call me a working mum

Don’t call me a working mum

So I was going to write a post about ‘A day in the life of a working mum’ but as I was thinking about the title it really Pissed. Me. Off. The term ‘working mum’ errrm hello..yes I chose to have kids, but I am still Katy who always worked...