Getting hands on with the Mimijumi bottle!

My youngest is coming up to 7 months and is still exclusively breast-fed. I love feeding him and he took to it so easily that I haven’t bothered with bottles. There have been a few times though when it would have been handy for him to have some expressed milk from a bottle. So when…


Photo Challenge: Close Up

The photo challenge for this week is ‘Close Up‘. I’ve had fun trying to take lots of different close up shots, and this is my favourite: My youngest son’s chubby hand is the subject in this photo. I spend a fair amount of time looking at, and holding his little hand. It won’t be little…


A family bathroom…my Pinterest dream!

Pinterest can be dangerous… but I love it! I’ve got a list of crafty creations I want to try. It also helped me plan my dream family bathroom. When we moved in to our house, the bathroom hadn’t been touched for about 60 years. We chose a nice white suite and big white tiles. The…


Photo Challenge: Door

We’ve decided to join in with The Daily Post’s Friday Photo Challenge. This is the theme from a couple of weeks ago but was perfect for today so we’ve started with – “Door.” This door is the entrance to my dolls’ house which has been sitting alone in my garage for the last few years. But…


Nature’s Day – a perfect excuse to get outside!

Recently, we were kindly sent a copy of this gorgeous book to review. Nature’s Day written by Kay Maguire and illustrated by Danielle Kroll looks at the natural world around us through the different seasons. The illustrations are soft and beautiful – they were so appealing to my son. Each page focuses on a different element…

Cafe Rouge

Save 25% at Cafe Rouge!

Canterbury’s Cafe Rouge has been ‘rejuved’! To celebrate they have shared a great offer with us to pass on… Just click on the image above to download a pdf file that you can print off and take to the restaurant in Canterbury. Offer expires 19th September.