Top Tips for Starting School in September

My eldest son is starting school in a couple of weeks. His uniform is waiting patiently in his wardrobe and we’ve been practising different things to get him ready. Here is our list of the top things to get little ones ready for school… Practise taking off clothes and folding them ready for PE. They probably…


Photo Challenge: Creepy

Here is our photo for The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Creepy.” This photo takes on more significance if you were on holiday with me in Hastings last week and witnessed the fly by seagull attack!


Photo Challenge: Beneath Your Feet

We’ve been taking lots of photos this week for the The Daily Post’s photo challenge: “Beneath Your Feet.” Here are a few of our favourites… But the one we are happiest with is this one showing the path we took on a mini adventure whilst on holiday this week…


Photo Challenge: Inspiration

After taking a few days to reflect on the challenge this week, here is our photo for the theme “Inspiration.” My boys inspire me to be a better person. They inspire me to be successful in whatever I choose to do. They inspire me to try and do whatever I can to make things right…


Best Breastfeeding Buys

To celebrate World Breastfeeding Week I thought I’d share my five most recent breastfeeding friendly best buys… 1. Jojo Maman Bebe’s seamless nursing bras. These are super comfy and provide gentle support. 2. Frugi Nursing Dress I’d had my eye on this dress for a while, so when it went in the sale I just…


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…