Second child fears I probably shouldn’t admit to

second child

Life is pretty great right now. I feel as a family of three we are in such a good place. At almost two and a half years old, I’m enjoying my time with Taylor more than I ever have done before. I cherish our time together just the two of us when the hubby’s at work. Our family days out are great fun and no longer revolve around strict nap and feeding times. I enjoy having a toddler who can interact with…

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Win a Kate Spade designer notebook

I’m not shy about admitting that I have a bit of an obsession with funky notebooks. I have notebooks for to-do lists, notebooks for grand plans, notebooks for bucket lists, one I use as a bullet journal…really the options…

#MySundayPhoto – Puppy love

Love this pic I snapped of the two of them yesterday. Taylor always insists on holding Max’s lead – until he runs and she goes flying! She’ll never learn and loves to be in charge in our household… Today…

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Free activities at parks across Birmingham from this Easter

If you’ve run out of options (and spent your budget!) for keeping your kids entertained this Easter, free fun may be closer than you think. Parks across Birmingham are playing host to thousands of fun, free activity sessions as…

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How to add personality to your family home

As we plan our move into our ‘forever home’ over the next couple of months, I’ve been giving a lot of thought to the decorating and interiors. I’m super excited about having a whole new blank canvas to work…

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A child-free London break at South Place Hotel

Since Taylor was born, I can count the nights (and early mornings!) we’ve spent without her on one hand. And with the arrival of baby number two fast approaching, I figured it was about time for a bit of…

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#MySundayPhoto – London Town

I’m posting this one from our hotel room in London this weekend. I’ve brought the hubby away for his birthday and we’ve had such a fab time soaking up the capital in this sunshine. My parents have had Taylor…

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How to help prevent tantrums on holiday

Are you thinking about heading off on holiday for an adventure in the coming weeks or months? Family trips are a fantastic way of building memories which’ll last a lifetime – but as all parents know, taking the kids…

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Planning a Scandi-inspired living room

For me, the most exciting thing about moving into our new home this summer (fingers crossed all goes to plan!) are the endless interior projects I’ll soon have! As you can imagine, my Pinterest account is very active at…

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Pregnancy at 25 weeks – an update

Bloody hell. We’re in April and apparently I’ll be giving birth to our second child in just over three months time. Eeek! Not sure where that first six months went (mostly running around after a toddler actually)… I know…