The thought of being a mum…..

After reading Mark’s perspective on becoming a parent, I thought why not chime in with my own thoughts and feelings! I’ve always wanted children, every since I can remember I have wanted to be a Mum. At the same time though, it scares the crap out of me. Childbirth terrifies …

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The thought of being a Dad…..

For years, maybe, 31 of them, I’d convinced myself that I didn’t want children. I was happy just being me, just the best Uncle (of course) to many nephews and nieces, not really worrying about them once they’d left my responsibility zone. I guess its because I could never imagine …

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Update on us….

It’s been a while (massive understatement) since Mark and I wrote any blog posts, and I’m so sorry for that. We weren’t really happy with how the blog looked and needed to change it, but just never got around to it. Now that we’re happy with how it looks, I …

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Manchester – From us

This isn’t really the idea of our blog, I don’t think either of us ever thought we’d write a post like this, but sometimes you just need to vent your anger, frustrations and upset. This is one of those times. As everyone knows, on Monday night, a tragic event took …

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Our relocation story.

After Mark and I had ‘officially’ been together a month or so, he was approached by an old work colleague, and discussions were had about an opening that had arisen. Mark was very excited by this, and I also encouraged him as I knew it would be something that he …

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Project Life

Earlier this year, Mark and I were sat discussing our plans for the next few months, and thinking of anything we wanted to look in to doing. We then started thinking that now would be the perfect time to start some sort of scrapbook, that way for each year we …

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Magic Mirror

A few weeks ago now, I was told to take some time off work and try and relax. Easier said than done for someone like me, who classes “time off” as “only checking my work emails hourly”. But this time, I listened to the people telling me what to do, …

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Welcome to our life. 

So, this is the first in a (hopefully) long list of posts that myself and Mark decided to do. We’ve been in discussion about starting up a joint blog for some time now, and just pushed it to the back of our minds. However, after a glass or two of …

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