With Sophie suddenly becoming so much more confident on her feet, this week has seen more opportunity for her to enjoy Our milestone moment of the week was Sophie being able to walk to one of our regular toddler groups for the first time – she was carried for some… View Post

Personalised hand-crafted cushion giveaway

Personalised hand-crafted cushion giveaway

One of my recent craft projects has involved making personalised name cushions.  Here are a few I have made recently: With the Christmas season coming up, these personalised cushions make great presents and I am offering to make a personalised cushion for one of my blog readers as a giveaway. … View Post

Creating Christmas cards

Creating Christmas cards

We’ve made a start on the Christmas crafts now with Jessica making her first Christmas cards. We often use some of Jessica’s paintings as backgrounds for card making and this time we used them to create a Christmas tree on the card. I cut out a Christmas tree shape from… View Post

Stepping out with my babies

Stepping out with my babies

A month ago, Sophie took her first steps on her own and now she is so steady on her feet that she walked to a baby group with Mummy and Jessica! The group that we go to on a Tuesday morning is held at a local church, just a couple… View Post

The truth about… nappy changes with a mobile …

The truth about… nappy changes with a mobile baby

I thought those first few nappy changes with a newborn were a bit challenging – those curled up little legs and all those creases and trying to get that sticky meconium off without getting it absolutely everywhere. Once those little ones start becoming mobile though, those nappy changes take on… View Post

Spa Day at Stoke Park

Spa Day at Stoke Park

Over the last few years, my mother-in-law has given me spa vouchers for my birthday. They were a very welcome treat before I had children and now they’re even more gratefully received. This year’s birthday present was a spa retreat for two at Stoke Park and so hubby and I… View Post