Jake…aged almost 3 weeks!

I thought I’d share with you some up to date photos of little Jake. The last few weeks have been somewhat of a haze involving sleeping where we can, feeding, changing, feeding and changing again and again (!) washing, tidying…endless…

Tozies fabulous baby slippers and pop on blanket

I was recently sent some fabulous ‘Tozies’ baby slippers and a pop on blanket for review by Cozie Warmers. As I mentioned in my microwaveable slipper boots post, Cozie Warmers are a small family run business who specialise in making…

Hello baby…! Introducing Jake Alexander

So here we are on day 7 of Jake’s little life in the world and what a whirlwind week it has been… The night before his birth I did not sleep well. A mixture of excitement and nervousness caused me…

2 down…1 to go! Only 6 days left…

So it’s less than a week to go until baby’s arrival and we’re now looking fairly ship shape.  All that’s left to do is finish packing my bag, give the car a thorough clean and fit the car seat. Well…

Grace’s Autumn/Winter Wardrobe by Next

Clothes by Next and Wellies by Clarks I have been lucky enough to have had many beautiful clothes donated to us for Grace over the last three years and have also picked up some real bargains at various NCT nearly…

Buddhism for Mothers…a calm approach to caring for yourself and your …

As I mentioned in my ‘Spinning Plates’ post, I found the summer holidays this year fun but also hard work and stressful. This was mainly due to being in the second trimester of pregnancy whilst trying to balance the demands…

Converse infant ‘raspberry’ shearling basketball boots by Office

Converse All Star Basketball boots from Office £39.99   Grace was in need of some new shoes and I fell in love with these cosy raspberry suede basketball boots from Office. They feature a double tongue design for more body and…

Juicing recipes the kids love!

  Although if the truth be known, I haven’t managed to stick to daily juicing as it’s been such a busy time with the summer holidays and work, I am still enjoying trying out different juicing recipes several times a…

When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief

On Friday of last week, fellow school Mum and good friend Cathy came over with her three lovely children Isabelle, Joshua and baby Emma. Whilst we sat downstairs with Emma, busily catching up over cups of tea and biscuits, the children…