Planting Sophie’s rose

Planting Sophie’s rose

After Jessica was born, we planted a ‘Pretty Jessica’ rose in our garden for her and it bloomed for the first time last year. We recently ordered a new rose – ‘Sophy’s Rose‘ so that Sophie had her own rose bush in the garden too and whilst Sophie was having… View Post

Friday Fabulous Five #19

Friday Fabulous Five #19

The Friday Fabulous Five is my regular feature where I share five of my favourite posts that I have read in the previous week – posts that have made me laugh, made me cry or made me think. Here are this week’s Friday Fabulous Five:   A beautiful post from… View Post

The Friday Focus – 16/01/15

The Friday Focus – 16/01/15

Jessica is settling into preschool beautifully and Sophie is enjoying being able to have Mummy’s undivided whilst her big sister is at preschool. We’ve had a lot of snuggles on the sofa and playtime indoors and may try venturing out to a local toddler group in the next couple of… View Post

Preparing for preschool with a heart child

Preparing for preschool with a heart child

Last week saw a big milestone for Jessica as she started preschool for the first time. She took it all in her stride and seems to be thoroughly enjoying it so far. However, it was a big step for me as a parent too. Going from having her home all… View Post

Heart to Heart – January 2015

Heart to Heart – January 2015

This month has seen a significant milestone for my little heart warrior as she started preschool for the first time and I am so proud at how well she is doing. It has been quite an involved process getting her prepared for preschool and I am sharing a post about… View Post

A few firsts for Sophie

A few firsts for Sophie

Whilst Jessica loves drawing, so far Sophie’s only use for crayons has tended to be something to chew on (until Mummy is a spoilsport and takes them away). It was therefore a lovely surprise to see her sitting down at the craft table at one of the toddler groups this… View Post