Future X Factor Winning Boy Band

Yesterday, i had my weekly meet up with my friends from work who also had their babies last October, in fact the four of us gave birth within 3 weeks of each other. It has been lovely having such a great support network and being able to bounce off each other when things were tough. I have made 3 great friends for life;

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This was my last day at work (9th September 2011), we were all a month away from popping! Only Jenny in the green knew she was having a boy, the rest of us did not find out… who knew we had a future boy band in our midst?!

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The boys at 6/7 weeks old.

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The boys now 10.5/11 months (the 2 boys to the right are in the wrong order but we had to work quick to get this photo!) What do you reckon? future X Factor boy band?!!

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Dominoes…

Now the boys are bigger, they are in to everything! We take it in turns to trash each others houses each week!

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This used to be my living room!!

Once all the ladies and boys left, Rowan and I went up for nap. I love our afternoon snuggles…

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I put a flannel with Baby Olbas Oil on Rowan whilst he slept to help unblock his nose, we have both had a cough/cold for 4 weeks now, we went to the doctor but we just have to wait for it to pass 😦

After our nap, we went downstairs for a play & for rowan to have his dinner. Ollie got home from work and suggested we go for a walk to get some fresh air in to Rowan before getting him ready for bed. I love the town we live in, we are a 5 minute walk to the countryside (a big thing for a girl who was born and raised in Birmingham!), we always head down to the river, it’s beautiful there.

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It was a beautiful evening!

We headed home and put rowan to bed, then we tucked into our dinner that i had been cooking in the slow cooker all day…

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Beef in red wine! I used some left over beef that i found in the freezer, a glug of red wine that the in’-laws had bought us back from France, added shallots, carrots & beef stock, then left the slow cooker on low all day… i served it with baked potato and green beans…

 

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It was delicious and felt like proper autumn comfort food.

I watched My Sisters Keeper last night.

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Why did you guys not warn me i was going to be a blubbering wreck if i watched it??!!

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