I feel like for 6 sweet months I was part of a secret club that no-one fully understands unless they have been part of it: The Two Under Two Club. A toddler and a newborn is an interesting combination – masses of energy mixed with sleep deprivation is a challenging concoction – but I survived.… Read More I Survived Two Under 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
I have a confession to make. I hate the school summer holidays. As a stay at home Mum to two under two, it’s not because I have to find temporary childcare, keep usually occupied children entertained or bid farewell to a tried and tested morning schedule. It’s not because I have to pry a tweenager… Read More Is it September yet…?
Step 1: Chose your location wisely You want to be far enough away that it feels like a holiday but close enough so if it all goes tits up you can be home within 2 hours. Don’t be a hero. A sandy beach would be a nice, toddlers love to eat sand after all –… Read More How to Survive a UK Holiday with 2 under 2
It’s been 4 weeks since Arthur’s last update and he has grown so much! We are starting to see little glimmers of his personality and he has a lovely temperament. I don’t know if I am calmer this time round and therefore he is calm, but he generally is easy to manage and happy. On… Read More Arthur’s 8 Week Update
You are just 2 weeks old. Still so tiny and new yet I feel like I have known you always. I have been living in the newborn bubble, where I am still amazed that I made you and that you are here and safe. I am also amazed by you – your tiny feet, your… Read More These Precious Moments
Last night was a momentos occasion – Arthur’s first bath! Our first hurdle was to work out the logistics of it all – we wanted to be able to take some photos and both of us be able to be involved. Ted has a habit of running from room to room upstairs and LOVES the… Read More Review: Cuddledry
Phew. I did it. At 6.50am yesterday morning, we welcomed baby Arthur into the world. All 7lbs 11oz of him. And we are utterly in love with him and so is his big brother. (We think…) I had been having aches and pains and strong braxton hicks for weeks before my due date and found… Read More He’s Here!