Our Pick Of The Family Films This Summer

Our Pick Of The Family Films This Summer

We love a good cinema visit, popcorn and a great film is one of our top treats in the holidays – especially if the weather lets us down. Having three very different aged children (18, 11 and 3) means some of our trips are en masse and some films are more suited to just one of them, meaning they get some special one on one time with Mum.

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The Hardy Monument

The Hardy Monument

The summer holidays are here, and my main plan to save my sanity is to be out of the house as much as possible. My youngest can be a proper handful in the house at the moment, tantrums and demanding this that and the other – get him out somewhere and he is a delight.

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All Shook Up – Elvis at the 02

All Shook Up – Elvis at the 02

As regular readers may remember, it was my birthday at the weekend. The day itself was a bit of a wash out as the smallest woke up being sick, tho he did say he would get me my presents as soon as he had stopped! This meant instead of spending the day at a festival as planned, we had a quiet day at home. I was still spoilt with lovely gifts and a huge cake, but it wasn’t quite the day we had in mind!

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Budget Ranting

Budget Ranting

I am currently trying to decide which of my three children is my least favourite. This is so I can choose which one not to feed. Obvs I would like to feed them all, but under a Tory Government this is discouraged. Maybe I will alternate who gets to eat on a daily basis. Or actually I think what I will do is just not feed myself, so that I can make sure they all have a healthy meal. Yes. That’s my decision. And no doubt the decision that most people who end up being hit by the ‘no benefits for child number 3′ rule when it comes in. Lord knows what you do if you have 4 or 5 or more children. Shoplift I guess.

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