This week my #MySundayPhoto is; ‘Let sleeping toddlers lie’. I had to choose this photo for this week edition of My Sunday photo because what is in the photo doesn’t happen very often now. It has been well over a year now since Olivia stopped having naps in the day. It was a very sad… Read More My Sunday Photo
Now for those who follow my Instagram page will know that I am a regular visitor to Ikea and consider myself an expert at navigating the twists and turns of the never ending maze of sofas, kitchens and the dreaded Market place. However… For the novices out there an innocent visit to Ikea could seriously… Read More A couples guide on how to survive a trip to Ikea.
Bedtime for us has always been a really important time. It’s the time of day we all come together to relax before bed and enjoy a good book. No matter what the stresses the day has brought us, bedtime stories time is a few moments of complete calm where nothing else matters and it’s all… Read More Our Top 5 favourite bedtime stories
This week #MySundayPhoto is ‘The best of August.’ August has been a pretty awesome month for us. We have had lots of little adventures. We ventured to the National railway museum, which involved Olivia and Robyn’s first train ride. A couple of riverside picnics, and had a few of days away in one of our… Read More My Sunday Photo
This week my #MySundayPhoto is “Snapback.” As this little lady gets older, you can see her own little personality starting to emerge. Her vocabulary is increasing day-by-day. I will openly admit that we were worried at one point because she just wasn’t saying much of anything really and the only way she communicated was through a variety of… Read More My Sunday Photo
I had a massive wake-up call this morning: maybe the way I dress isn’t doing anything for me. I have become one of those parents who dresses for comfort and practicality over style. I have stopped consciously dressing, and instead, gone into ‘just put stuff on’ mode, which isn’t good. The start of my epiphany moment… Read More Dad dress | How my wardrobe changed after having kids
This week #MySundayPhoto is National Railway Museum. Ft Olivia and Robyn’s first train journey. I wrote a post earlier in the week about our family day out to the National Railway Museum, featuring Olivia and Robyn’s first train journey. This wasn’t just an ordinary day out. The last few weeks have been incredibly taxing on… Read More My Sunday Photo
Life just seems to be one big rush at the moment. With juggling kids, dogs, work and the launch of a new business venture, it’s been all work and no play for a quite a while now, and unfortunately, Olivia and Robyn have been getting the rubbish end of the stick. All I can say is,… Read More National Railway Museum, Ft Olivia and Robyn’s first train journey.
I read an article in the news the other day entitled “Posting children’s photos on social media divides the nation.” Apparently, and I quote from the article here: “Just over half of parents, it surveyed said they avoided what it termed ‘sharenting’ altogether.” So this got me thinking- Aren’t all parents pro sharing images of… Read More To sharent or not to sharent?
This week #MySundayPhoto is “Birthday parties.” Now that Olivia is getting older she is becoming more aware of things, and as we all know when toddlers do that, they become obsessed by one of more things and in Olivia’s case, it’s birthday parties and birthday presents. She has been to a couple of birthday parties… Read More My Sunday Photo