Daffodils, Butterfly Flowers, and a Bulb of Garlic

Being the adult-y sort of adult that I am I thought I would try my hand at a little bit of horticulture. I have had a few pot plants before and they did alright, and I've managed to kill an orchid so I'm fairly sure I know what I am doing. https://www.flickr.com/photos/roberteves92/32772907177/in/dateposted/ One of many … Continue reading Daffodils, Butterfly Flowers, and a Bulb of Garlic

The Madness of King Pablo

https://flic.kr/p/nQQUpY Iron Throne by Wicker Paradise The King is dead. Long live the King. Pablos decent into madness has been an ongoing problem for quite some time now. But the extent of his truly insane nature has only been realised following developments witnessed over the last few weeks. Until recently Pablo and Maggie had been … Continue reading The Madness of King Pablo

Lentil at 1 Month

Well I think it's safe to say that having a baby really does change everything, and yet some things dont seem to change at all. For example, my sleep patterns from the month before Lentil was born give me just under 7 hours of sleep every night on average: But in the month immediately after … Continue reading Lentil at 1 Month

The Parking Ticket or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Parking Nazis

A parking ticket? A parking ticket?! (My kingdom for a parking ticket!) https://www.flickr.com/photos/voteprime/957912151/ We Got a Parking Ticket - Adam Gerard Furious doesn't even begin to cover it. There are millions of words in the english language, but I don't think I can string enough of them together to accurately describe just how angry I am. … Continue reading The Parking Ticket or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Parking Nazis

The Arrival of Lentil

It took a while, but she's finally here. My little Lentil. Born on 28th December 2018 at 16:21 by c-section and weighing 9lbs 2oz! We went in to the hospital on Boxing Day for the induction, and after a difficult labour (52 hours total) she was finally out. Buttercup endured hell with this birth. Lots … Continue reading The Arrival of Lentil

Pregnancy Jitters Pt 2

Well, after our scare the other day ( Pregnant Jitters ) Buttercup was not induced as the ward was full and actually closed to new arrivals / inductions. As Lentils movements were back to normal, and the midwives and doctors were happy with everything, we were actually discharged, and we were told that Buttercup would … Continue reading Pregnancy Jitters Pt 2

Pregnancy Jitters

Today began, and continued, as a normal Friday would. We woke up, we had breakfast and coffee, got dressed went to work. Things were going pretty well up to a certain point. I had just taken my Nth call of the day, chatting with a nice lady about a policy she had recently purchased, explained … Continue reading Pregnancy Jitters