If you're ever looking for things to do in and around Cardiff with young children I can highly recommend the Heath Minature Railway and Tramway. We've been regularly since the big one was small. It's a fab day out... The boys are train mad, especially the wee one, so it's always a brilliant day out.… Continue reading Heath Miniature Railway
Big came home from school at the end of last week with a form that we had to go through with him about online safety as they use the computers in school (how times have changed from when I was in school!). Anyhow, it got me thinking about how much I share of the boys… Continue reading To share or not to share?
I'm from a family of girls so when we found out our first baby was going to be a boy it was a bit of a surprise. I'm one of two girls, my Grandma had two girls, my Nanny had two daughters before she had my dad and my sister has two girls. Like I… Continue reading Raising boys
I'm not sure how it's happened but somehow the wee one is two! In some ways it feels like that two years has flown by but in other ways it feels like he's been here forever. I don't think I appreciated how different the boys would be, which was incredibly naive of me. I think… Continue reading
I want to put this out there at the top of this post. I love the boys to bits and would do anything for them. This includes when the eldest reverses up to me to ask me to check his pants for skid marks...whilst I'm sat down for dinner. Or when he finishes a poo… Continue reading Why this mumma runs
Whether you're new to running, just coming back after a break or have been running for a while here are a few golden rules I try to follow. 1.Do...give yourself a pat on the back for pulling on your trainers and getting out there. It doesn't matter how far or fast you go, you did… Continue reading The Running Mumma’s Golden Rules of Running
Like a lot of people once I truly committed to running I found it quite addictive. I'd dabbled in running on and off over a number of years before it really stuck with me. Years ago I'd listened to an old housemate talk about running and one evening feeling inspired I tried running with her.… Continue reading Run Mumma Run…where it all began
I've just realised this is my third blog and I've not actually introduced myself properly yet, how very rude of me! Sorry about that. Hi, I'm Sam. I'm English living in Wales, which is neither here nor there most of the time unless the Six Nations is on! I should probably add here that my… Continue reading This is me…