If there is one thing I’m notoriously bad for it’s giving myself a hard time. When it comes to personal scrutiny…I definitely get the gold medal on that one (or would that be bronze?). Especially when something isn’t going as well as it could, then I like to take off the blinkers, grab a map and compass and actually go looking for what else is less than perfect so I can really give myself some hard earned grief about it.
It was the perfect weekend to try out Ask Italian in Union Square Aberdeen…It was Munch’s 5th Birthday celebrations and we had a jam packed weekend planned with lots of family time, eating out and of course the all important party!
We had eaten at Ask Italian Aberdeen a few times before as a couple and it never occurred to us to take the kids there in all honesty. I’m not sure why, as the first poster I read on the way in said they were voted gold for family friendly places to eat by Mumsnet…so we’d clearly been missing a trick.Continue reading
It’s a little hard to believe that in just 1 week time Munch will be getting dressed up for the first time in her school uniform and walking through those big doors into the big wide world ahead of her. I won’t lie, I’m feeling rather anxious about her starting school. Sure, she has been at nursery for a good few years, but in my head that seems more innocent…perhaps because I don’t recall much about that age myself.Continue reading
We have been chipping away at getting the kitchen of our dreams since the beginning of the year…and we are closer than ever. There is just a few finishing touches and bits and bobs to add before I can call it complete enough to do the ever important room reveal, although knowing me, it’ll always be a work in progress (a room is never 100% finished!)Continue reading