Making a move

This weekend has seen a very big milestone for my baby girl as Sophie took her very first couple of steps on her own and was so proud of herself! It seems only yesterday that she was a tiny baby and now she’s starting to walk and is getting into everything and thoroughly enjoying it! Well done little Sophie!

She also got her first pair of shoes last week as she was getting more confident with cruising and has already worked out how to take them off so we have to keep a close eye when she’s in the pushchair otherwise we will end up losing a shoe!Β  At the moment she finds it easier to take those occasional little unsupported steps in her bare feet though although is getting used to the shoes.

Sophie isn’t the only one taking her first steps this week – I’ve finally taken the plunge and gone self-hosted with a new name and new style for my blog which I’m quite excited about. The last few weeks have been quite a learning curve but I’m pleased with the end result and looking forward to this new stage of my blogging journey.

Linking up with the Oliver’s Madhouse for Magic Moments; Ethan’s Escapades and Autism Mumma for Small Steps, Amazing Achievements and Mama Owl for Loud and Proud:

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34 thoughts on “Making a move

  1. Congratulations to little Sophie! What a proud mummy moment for you. (Feel free to link this up with Loud ‘n’ Proud later this week – it’s hosted by Mama Owl from Thursday.)
    Congratulations on the new look blog too.

    1. Thank you – definitely a proud mummy moment and thank you for the reminder about Loud ‘n’ Proud – will try and link up later this week πŸ™‚

  2. Aww fabulous times, I remember both mine learning to walk such a magical thing to watch. Loving the new blog too, looks great. Thank you for linking up with #magicmoments.

    1. Thank you – am enjoying watching Sophie take her first steps alone and am quite excited about the new blog too. Thanks for hosting #magicmoments this week – lovely to link up.

  3. Wow huge congratulations to little Sophie!! Ahhh it’s all change now for you guys! Lots of fun now walking begins πŸ™‚
    Also congrats in going self hosted on your blog it’s an exciting step to take! I’ve never regretted doing it on my blog!! Xx

    1. Thank you – it’s lovely to watch her exploring and see these lovely milestones. Am enjoying self-hosted so far – was beginning to find a bit too restrictive πŸ™‚

  4. Aw, first steps are always so magical, but you’re right….keep an eye on those shoes or they’ll be gone πŸ˜‰ Blog looks great too, good luck with it πŸ™‚ #MagicMoments

    1. Thank you – glad I’ve made the plunge with self-hosted and have quite enjoyed playing around with the new site – good luck if you do decide to go self hosted x

    1. Thank you – they all do it when they’re ready, Jessica was 21 months old before she was walking on her own so Sophie feels super early doing it! πŸ™‚

    1. Thanks Sara – was a lovely moment and we have done it a few more times today. Am very excited about the new site too, thanks for your lovely comment πŸ™‚

  5. Well done Sophie!! Definitely up there with the bitter sweet moments of being super proud of our little ones taking their first steps and super sad that they are becoming more of a toddler and less of a baby!

    Love the blog!!

    1. Thank you – yes, it is a bit of a bittersweet moment but lovely to see how excited she is about it! Glad you like the new blog as well, thank you! πŸ™‚

  6. Well done Sophie, a wonderful milestone! And congratulations on your new look blog, I wish you all the best! Thanks for linking up with #loudnproud πŸ™‚

  7. Love the new blog name and look. Loved that video too – it has made me want to go and dig out the ones of my two doing it. That was a while back now though! Over from #loudnproud and #SSAA

    1. Thank you – was a lovely moment, so glad to capture it. Glad you like my new blog too – wanted a name that would fit my logo from my original blog and work with the kind of content I write too πŸ™‚

    1. Thank you – was a lovely milestone for Sophie and I am enjoying being self-hosted on the blog too πŸ™‚

  8. Congratulations little lady, now it’s time to keep your mum on her toes ;0) Congratulations on going self hosted, I’m not brave enough yet. I hope it goes well for you.

    Thanks for linking up with Small Steps Amazing Achievements :0)

  9. Well done to your little lady, no stopping her now.
    And to you on going self-hosted. I did that about a year ago and was sooo nervous but glad I did it.
    Thanks for linking up with #SSAmazingAchievements

    1. Thank you – she’s enjoying being on the move now and I’m also enjoying being self-hosted! Lovely to link up again with #SSAmazingAchievements πŸ™‚

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