One of the things on our autumn activities list is to go for a walk in the rain and splash about in puddles. With the recent weather, this has been a very easy one to tick off the list and having bought both the girls matching waterproof all-in-ones and new… View Post

Friday Fabulous Five #6

Friday Fabulous Five #6

It’s Friday again and time for me to share five of my favourite posts that I’ve read this week. This week’s Friday Fabulous Five are:   Normal Everyday Life reflects on being one of the first generation of parents guiding her children through the world of iEverything and finding a… View Post

Siblings – October

Siblings – October

This month’s photos were taken in order to send Nanny a photo of my girls in their beautiful matching winter dresses – I was trying to get them both sitting nicely and looking at the camera but of course it didn’t quite work out that way! I love the way… View Post

Word of the Week – Acceptance

Word of the Week – Acceptance

After last week’s rollercoaster week, I’m pleased to say that this week has been a better one, perhaps due to a sense of I’ve finally accepted the need for ask for help and admit what I’ve suspected deep down for several months, that I have postnatal depression. Accepting that telling… View Post

Sophie is signing

Sophie is signing

At the beginning of August, Sophie received a certificate at our Tiny Talk classes for doing her first sign and last week she received the next certificate – for being able to do five different signs. She can now wave, clap and sign ‘milk’, ‘mummy’ and ‘all gone’. Being able… View Post

Babywearing – my journey

Babywearing – my journey

This week is International Babywearing Week and I have set myself a goal to finally master a back carry for Sophie. I’ve tried a couple of times to wrap her in a back carry but each time got as far as getting her on my back and then struggled to… View Post