Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Me & Mine September

I am much later with this month's post than I had planned on but I left the laptop at work, it genuinely felt like I was without one of my limbs but here I am, we are, with this month's Me & Mine :)

September saw us all slowing down a notch, phew! My hours at work have reduced again until next Summer and I now have 3 days off instead of 2. This extra day is so important to me and my time with Luke, by the end of August I was really beginning to feel the strain of being away from him for that extra day. We have settled nicely into a routine on our Friday off together, we had planned on going to a toddler group on these mornings but so far we've spent them catching up with friends and celebrating family birthdays. We will be hoping to make a toddler group of some kind this month, Luke loves to be around other children.
I finally managed to get a hair cut in September, first time since January, how sad! I love going to the hairdressers and I've finally found someone who listens to what I say and understands my preciousness about my long hair!
The Dog got neutered in September too, he's like a different dog altogether, he's so much calmer and manageable. We've bonded quite a bit and he loves nothing more than to cuddle up next to us. I should really feature him in one of our Me & Mine pictures.
I really feel like September's pictures capture Luke's personality, he's a real smiler and a happy chatterbox.

Anyway, here it is, our family portrait for September, taken at 8am in the morning before I headed off out for work:






This month Luke loves:

  • Chatting, chatter chatter chatter all day long even in his sleep
  • Telling the Dog to sit
  • Emptying his ball pond onto the sitting room and laughing while I run around trying to pick all the balls up
This month Dad loves:
  • The release of FIFA 15
  • Teaching Luke to "Big Squeeze" where he throws his arms aorund you gives you a big hug
  • Purchasing flight tickets for an overnight trip to Manchester
This month Mum loves:
  • An extra day off work in the week
  • Meal planning
  • Getting a "Big Squeeze" off Luke 

1 comment:

  1. Aww, these portraits are so cute. I love them! And it's lovely to hear you are going to get more time with Luke, thats always a good thing!!! ;) x

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