If you follow me on instagram, you may already know about my love affair with lunchboxes – bento style in particular. I enjoy creating fun and colourful lunches for Ted and they are always a labour of love. Sometimes I make him ‘themed’ lunches using shaped cutters and bento picks and accessories, but mostly I… Read More Lunchbox Love!
“I knew when I met you an adventure was about to happen” – A.A.Milne
Recently Ted as started to enjoy pretend play, and I am loving watching and joining in with him and the scenarios he creates. He loves to put Mr M’s shoes on and then tell me he is going to work, closing the living room door behind him. He comes straight back in and tells me… Read More Pretend Play at Home
Despite the fact that we have a dishwasher, with having two small children there are many things I have to wash by hand – their beloved yumboxes, paint pots, baking trays, and most importantly Arthur’s bottles. Everybody knows the importance of keeping your baby’s bottles clean and sterilised. We have a good routine going where… Read More Review: Ecover Washing Up Liquid
We were really excited to be invited to a messy play challenge by Johnson’s to try out their new dispensing system on their wipes. I am always looking for ways to make my life easier and thought that the new system that dispenses wipes just one at a time would be perfect for cleaning up… Read More Review: Johnson’s Baby Wipes
‘The sun always shines above the clouds.’ – Paul F Davis
You may (or may not!) have noticed that I have been a little bit quiet on the blog recently. After going self-hosted and going to my first blog conference at the end of June, I seem to have not been able to find enough hours in the day to sit down and write. There have… Read More Life Lately – An Update
Now that Arthur is 6 months old we have well and truly entered the wonderful world of weaning – and what a mess these little creatures create! Arthur is enjoying a variety of foods and we are taking a blended approach to weaning, offering him both finger foods and purees depending on what we ourselves… Read More Review: Piccolo
I can hardly believe that my PFB is two years old. Everyone says it, but it has gone so fast. We have been looking back at photographs from his first birthday, where he was newly mobile, chubby-wristed and very much a baby. Today I have a walking, talking toddler – a little boy. And boy… Read More Ted at Two!
Today we were treated to a glimmer of Summer! Whilst it is lovely to have great weather and finally see the sun, it can also be a little bit worrying with small children. We want them to get outside and enjoy the weather but we also need to protect them from it. Once you’ve have… Read More Review: Snoozeshade