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When did our toddler start calling the shots?

Yesterday my almost three year old daughter waved me off at the playground. She was stood at the top of the slide hollaing “Bye Mummy!” as I loaded her baby brother and our cocker spaniel into my car. It…

#MySundayPhoto – “I did it!”

We spent last Sunday at the Lickey Hills with Taylor and Harry’s big cousins. To say that the kids enjoyed the mud is an understatement and most of the day was spent trying to rescue wellies (and children) from…

#MySundayPhoto – A baker in the making

With the weather being pants recently, I’ve had to keep this one entertained indoors. So baking has become one of our new favourite activities. I’m not much of a baker to be honest, but at least Taylor’s now at…

baby book club review

Inspiring a love of reading with Baby Book Club

We were recently contacted by the Baby Book Club – a subscription service which delivers three specially selected picture books each month to your door. The books are suitable for babies and toddlers, and follow a particular theme each…

#MySundayPhoto – Siblings

I’ve not taken many photos this week so I’m sharing one I took a couple of weeks ago of my two favourites. I often get a little picky when it comes to photos I publish on the blog, preferring…

#MySundayPhoto – “A big girl now”

It’s been an eventful week for this little one since she had her first day at pre-school on Wednesday. I was worried that she might struggle to adjust since she’s spent every day this summer at home with me,…

Chipmunks Footwear

#MySundayPhoto – Puddle jumping

We’ve had quite a bit of rain lately, but I love how kids (unlike adults) couldn’t give two hoots about the weather. In fact, Taylor loves the rain and always says to me that we can still go out…

#MySundayPhoto – Cousin time

This week we had my sister and nephew come stay with us for three nights. They live in Dubai so we love having them come and visit, and Taylor always lovesΒ having her big cousin around to play with. They…

#MySundayPhoto – A second mama

Today we threw a party to in aid of our new(ish) baby boy/ belated house warming party. The weather was kind and we spent a fantastic day in the garden celebrating with family and friends. I haven’t gotten around…