Posts Tagged‘mindful moments’

Biscuit banter

View this post on Instagram He’s baaack! In the two weeks he’s been away, we’ve encountered no major mishaps worth recalling, and the #anxiety and myriad niggling worries I had about manning the helm🚢 during his absence turned out to be largely unfounded. Despite years of on-off practice – the husband’s job means he travels🛩️ a lot – I’ve always gotten so wriggly and antsy🐜 about it, fretting about the various potential worst-case scenarios, particularly at night time when the responsibility of having two little humans👶👶 under my roof and in my sole care seems both scary and, well, a…

Pottering and pizza

View this post on Instagram It’s very rare that I can say this with any degree of authenticity when the kiddos are involved, but today was, on the whole, pretty ‘chilled.’ Don’t get me wrong; the personettes’ bickering and squabbling still played a fairly prominent role throughout the day, but there was also a decent amount of pottering and moseying going on. A trip to the dentist for my best girl turned out to be more fun than it sounds (it was just a check-up, and the movey-up-and-down chair, the squirty water spray thingy and the free ‘balloons’ – who…

Friyay

View this post on Instagram It’s #Friyay, the sun is shining, I’ve had a half-decent night’s kip, and the day has been relatively productive so far, so I’m off to treat myself for a powerwalk and a coffee. On the downside, there are defo way too many commas in that sentence for my liking, but hey ho, swings and roundabouts, and all that. Since I’m all about channelling the Positive Percy today, I’m focusing on the happy things, the upbeat things and the windows of opportunity (just in case you wondered where we were heading with the obscure window pic,…