I’m back!

Hopefully some of you noticed me gone.

Have had a few things happening since last post, one being a new posting in November. Took a while to settle, still not 100% settled but this is the army life and i am expected to get on with it. So get on with it i will try 🙂

I have a new pushchair also. Jess being 3 in January made me decide on a final pushchair, i sold the Bugaboo Bee+ as i wasn’t 100% on it. I found the more i used it the more i found cons on it and it got the point i didn’t enjoy it no more. I have pondered for years on the pushchair and turns out it isn’t as great as i thought. I also missed Stokke! I’d had 2 Xplorys the purple and pink and with them bringing out 2 new pushchairs. Scoot and Crusi i could finally go back to them. I sold the Xplory as was getting too big for Jessicas age so went for the Scoot. I hated it when it came out, i thought it was ugly and cheap looking. I took the plunge and bought one to be used as my finally pushchair, and i love it! I don’t see the ugly side of it (apart from recline, but don’t use that with Jess not napping). The cheap looking i once thought was there has disappeared and i enjoy it!
Will try get time for a seperate Stokke love post.

I have also been wallpapering 2 rooms in the house! First time for us to wallpaper and me and hubby seemed to enjoy it. We want to do more but it is finding the time for that and wallpaper not too expensive that we like seen as we won’t be here long, 2 years at the most! Will do another post on this too, pictures included. Slowly trying to get house sorted but taking it’s time plus trying to do it cheaply seems to be hard as i want everything i see!

Hope to start getting into posting alot more again, so be back soon.


Goodbye to the Pink Stokke Xplory

Sad times, when i have to say i am selling the pink Stokke Xplory.

I love it alot, the colour is lovely and vibrant, and looks lovely in the summer sun (when it happens!) The pink pixels summer kit was just as eye catching but unfortunately i haven’t any pictures of this on as after a week of using it i decided it was time to let go and let someone else get some love from the Xplory. Jess was 2 in Jan and still has plenty of room left in the pushchair, but i drive alot and have found myself using the car buggy just for ease of getting in and out of the boot. If i walked more i would be keeping it, no questions asked.

I have owned a fair few pushchairs and by far this is the best and my number 1 pushchair! I am now moving onto the smaller pushchairs AKA ‘stroller’ pushchairs. So once the Xplory is gone i will be pushing a bugaboo bee+ around instead! Never tried one but always wanted to, so this is my opportunity to do that before Jess gets too old and i say goodbye to pushchairs forver. Let’s not think that far ahead though for now.

Stokkes first time out

Friday we took the Stokke Xplory for it’s test run, ok, so i had a Stokke Xplory for 2years with Jess so i didn’t really need to ‘test’ as such, but the pink looks so pretty in the sun it had to come out, avoiding the muddy parts!

The dogs, me and the hubby got a good hours walk and Jess fell asleep in the pushchair half way round. I think it passed the test then.

Some more pictures, just because it’s a lovely colour:



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