Birthday, Sunflowers and Packing…Happy Days #14

Birthday, Sunflowers and Packing…Happy Days #14

What a strange week this has been, I have just been getting through each day and literally collapsing in bed. Consumed by grief and tiredness. Andy has been away for work and that has been difficult, but I survived. The girls have been their usual happy smiley girls and they keep me going.

 Lets talk happy moments…

bullet heartIt was my birthday and Fathers’ Day and we spent it with my family. We went for a last minute lunch and all three girls were amazing. It was just what we all needed. Plus my wonderful husband and girls brought me a Canon GX7 for my birthday and I am super excited and can’t wait to start using properly.

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Its time to stop pretending that Alice isn’t going to school in September, so we went into town and tried on some school dresses. She was so excited and it was lovely to see her so happy about what is coming up.

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Spending time with the girls in the garden planting sunflowers seeds. Alice loved it and managed to do it all herself by just listening to my instructions. She was so proud of herself and keeps asking when they will be big!

bullet heartEveryday my girls get closer and get closer. When they are apart, they give each other a hug goodbye and when they are reunited they literally run into each others arms. It melts my heart every time.

bullet heartWe are going on holiday next week and my parents are coming too. The girls are super excited nanny and grandad are coming with us and whilst I normally moan about the packing, I have enjoyed the distraction. I think it will do us all good to get away.

Today I am off to London for my first blogging event, BritMums Live Conference. I am really nervous and really excited. I hope to meet lots of lovely bloggers and chat about it without people looking at me weird. People that get blogging!


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  1. 25/06/2016 / 08:51

    Ooh, holidays and bml, exciting times coming up for you! Have a fabulous time at both, I look forward to reading all about it.

  2. 25/06/2016 / 16:50

    We need to go into town and get some uniforms for E who will be starting nursery (sobs)

  3. 25/06/2016 / 23:10

    What a gorgeous photo! And how cute that they hug each other goodbye – sisters have a special relationship xx

  4. 26/06/2016 / 14:44

    What beautiful happy points, its lovely that your girls are so close. Hope you enjoyed Britmums, I couldn’t go, but it looked fun. Have a good holiday. #happydayslinky

  5. 26/06/2016 / 15:36

    Aww I love that your daughters get on really well with one another. Have a great time at #BML16 #happydayslinky

  6. There's always time for tea
    27/06/2016 / 12:54

    Well done! You are very organised getting them ready for school! I’m sure they will love it. I hope you enjoyed BML and that you have a lovely holiday xx #Happydays

  7. So glad that Alice was excited about trying on school dresses – we had our first school visit today and Jessica had a wonderful time. As much as I want time to slow down, I know she is ready for this step and excited by it and that helps a lot – I’m sure it must help you a little to see Alice being happy about it all too, although no doubts we will both be in bits on that first day! So lovely to meet you briefly at #BML16 and hope you have a wonderful holiday x

  8. 01/07/2016 / 20:15

    It was really lovely to meet you on Saturday, kind if surreal as I feel I already know you from reading your blog. I hope my boys reach the stage where they hug each other instead of squabbling! Thanks for linking up to #HappyDaysLinky x

    • 01/07/2016 / 22:01

      It was fab to meet you too. I know what you mean, its strange to begin with. I hope our paths cross again x

  9. 01/07/2016 / 20:46

    How exciting you have a g7x now! Fab isn’t it?! Battery life is pants though but you can get some cheap batteries on amazon that can be spares! Thank you for sharing in #HappyDaysLinky xx