My Climbing Toddler

climbing toddler

When they are born, you try to imagine them as little people. You try to guess their personalities. When Jasmin was born, I knew instantly she would be strong-willed. She screamed from her first moment in┬áthis world. The doctor was only half-joking when she said she was glad she wasn’t taking ‘that one’ home. For […] Read more…

Win a Valentines Day cake with Baker Days

Baker Days Valentines Day cake

When Baker Days contacted me recently to ask if I’d like to review one of their cakes, it took me less than a second to come up with an answer. Of course it was yes. Who doesn’t like cake? I certainly can’t think of anyone in our house who would fall into that category. When […] Read more…

When Your Children Stop Needing You

when they need you

Sometimes you don’t notice them growing. Getting taller, getting heavier, saying more words. becoming steadier on their feet. Sometimes you don’t notice them becoming more independent, day by day, as they start to do more things on their own without you. Sometimes you don’t notice all of the small things that together mean they’re growing […] Read more…

What I’m Wearing: The Office and a Girly Lunch

What I'm wearing to the office and a girly lunch

I had so much fun with my ‘What I’m Wearing’ post last Friday that I thought I’d do another one this week. Perhaps it’s because it’s the end of the week and I’m not really feeling up to anything too serious, or perhaps it’s because I have an unhealthy obsession with buying pretty dresses – […] Read more…

Saying goodbye and watching them grow

saying goodbye to nursery

The presents are wrapped, the thank you card is written – and I still can’t believe┬áMilin finishes nursery this week. He has been going to a lovely nursery down the road for 18 months or so. He started there when he was seventeen months old – just a month before Jasmin was born. He took […] Read more…

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