With just two months now until Christmas eve, I thought I’d hand over the reins of The Mum From Brum to my darling 3 and a half year old… Thanks Mum… first thing, we need to talk about this blog title. I’m not a toddler anymore. You’re supposed to the “influencer” here, so hows about… Read More Christmas | The Toddler Blogs | Blogtober17 Day 24
When you buy a house that needs a lot of love, you end up with very little cash to spend on fun things like holidays. And as we’ve done that twice in the last 4 years we’ve been a bit short on cash for a very long time! This year though, we took our tent… Read More Summer Camping Holiday | Blogtober17 Day 8
This weekend, we headed up to Rockingham Motor Speedway to spend the day watching the British Touring Car Championship – aka lots of loud, fast cars! Hubs is motor sport mad, X is car mad, and I like to get out of the house so it was win win all round. Rockingham is about a… Read More Days Out | Rockingham Motor Speedway
Stonehenge. I have wanted to visit the standing stones since I first learned about them as a child – I was always interested in learning about paganism and Arthurian legends and the like, and Stonehenge seems to pop up in reference to these all the time. While we know that the Stones are so much… Read More Our Family Day Out At Stonehenge
Over the winter, and during our house move, I have been mostly watching a lot of CBeebies. I don’t mind, there’s a lot of quality entertainment there. In fact, sometimes I’d rather Mummy didn’t try to get me to paint a masterpiece or bake something that might end up being edible (I mean, salt dough? Are you… Read More Dear Maddie | The Toddler Blogs
Breakfast | The Toddler Blogs Hi I’m X, and Mummy has let me loose with the keyboard again for another edition of The Toddler Blogs… This week, a poem dedicated to the best food stuff ever. Breakfast. Oh golly I do love breakfast It’s the best meal of the day Weetabix or cornflakes Keep my… Read More Breakfast | The Toddler Blogs
The Toddler Blogs… What’s With The Inside Trees? Hi, it’s X here with another of my Toddler Blogs. And this time I’d really like to talk to you about something serious. I think there’s a conspiracy and we need to get to the bottom of it, but the grownups are acting like there’s nothing wrong.… Read More The Toddler Blogs | What’s With The Inside Trees?
I love buildings. Fancy modern structures with their dramatic lines and artistic angles. The magnificent ancient architecture of Cathedrals and Churches and Castles. And the glorious gothic designs of the towering Victorian red brick edifices. I love perfect buildings, immaculately looked after, pristine. But beyond that, I love buildings that have very much seen better… Read More Methodist Central Hall Birmingham
In the last few weeks, Mummy says I’ve been a “terror” – I’m two, lets face it, what does she expect? Over the last few days I’ve had a bit of a whirlwind of change – I can catch a ball pretty consistently now, I know how to play with words a bit more, and… Read More The Toddler Blogs – Mine
Hello again! In this blog post I’d like to talk to you about something even I don’t really understand. Moving house.