Why Three Children Is the Magic Number

When I was a little girl, I always imagined I would grow up to have two children. A boy and a girl (in that order).  Several decades later, I realised that dream and was blessed with both a boy and…

How to Create Beautiful Bath Time Portraits of Your Child

As a photographer I spend a fair amount of time photographing my three children. My daughter has always been the most obliging and has modelled for me regularly either for childrenswear campaigns or for portrait blog posts. My eldest son is…

How Motherhood Has Changed Me

Nine years ago I entered the world of motherhood.  With the gasp of my baby boy's first breath my world had changed in the most demanding and beautiful way. In those first moments of holding my baby, I felt a surge of…

The beauty of children

Forgive me readers, for I have sinned, it has been almost 3 months since my last blog post…all hail mary’s please pass my way.  The truth is, life as I know it has become an increasing juggling act of managing…

Fabulous Children’s Nightwear Giveaway from My Heart and Home! Closed

A few months ago I had the pleasure of meeting the lovely Janne from My Heart and Home – an online boutique selling beautiful and classical children’s nightwear and gifts. I immediately fell in love with the vintage look of…

Things you should know about children before becoming a parent

Children are amazing aren’t they? Such interesting little people, full of the wonder of the world, so loving, bright, busy, funny and cute. This is of course what we focus on when we decide we want to create a family,…

Summer Fun Activities for Kids in Kent and East Sussex

August is upon us and we’re already full flow into the summer holidays with the kids. Hopefully you’ve already got your summer holidays strategically planned out. However, if you’re already pulling your hair out or simply looking for some inspiration…

Jo Jingles – Brilliant Music Classes your Preschooler will Love!

The summer holidays are finally upon us (hurray!) but now is also the time to start planning ahead for September classes if you are the owner of a baby or child of preschool age. With so many different types of…

Loom bands – the new kids craze and how to make them!

(Image by Homeschoolingmom4two.com) The world has gone crazy it seems for little brightly coloured rubber bands! The loom band craze has literally swept the nation and it seems kids and adults alike can’t get enough of them. In case you’re…