You came as a surprise in more ways than one, In just 45minutes you entered the world and straight into daddies arms. You took his orange roots and stole both our hearts at once, We love you to the moon and back Our little Lilly (Lolly) Lou.
I have known about the Toucan Box for a good while now and as Amelia turned 3 a couple of weeks ago, she is now within the recommended age range or their craft boxes! I managed to find a code to try a free box, which is perfect for me as I wasn't sure if… Continue reading Halloween Toddler Crafts
Oh my goodness I can't believe im typing this! Lilly is starting Nursery. Yes I said it - Lilly is starting nursery! I really didn't think id be letting Lilly go just yet. It doesn't seem that long since we were worrying about her speech and development but here we are today and she's just… Continue reading The beginning of Nursery
3 today and wow that was fast. When people say that time flies by and to cherish every second, they aren't lying. Amelias birth is still so fresh in my mind and I don't think the overall trauma of her birth will be leaving my memory any time soon. Amelia is quickly growing up into… Continue reading Happy Birthday Amelia
For Christmas last year, we left everything SO late that we completely forgot about the magical Christmas traditions that both my hubby and I used to do as children. We were very late with the carrot buying for Rudolph and his crew, and we were lucky that hubby happened to have a drop of whiskey… Continue reading Letters from Father Christmas
Here in the UK Autumn's suddenly arrived and it's in full swing! It's the best time of year - if you ask me anyway! I absolutely love seeing the leaves falling off the trees, acorns and conkers falling from them and wrapping up all warm. On days that Amelia has nursery, we go off collecting… Continue reading Conker collecting
..giving birth. Ooh cliffhanger post title right there, hey - haha. I wanted to share things with you about the things I really wish I knew before having babies. I'm not talking about how many nappies we'd end up changing, or how messy weaning really is, or even the later stages during potty training and finding… Continue reading Things I wish I knew before..
This post feels long over due as we now have a semi potty trained toddler, and we're surviving - haha! Following on from my YouTube video, "Preparing to Potty Train", where I spoke about all of the things we'd picked up ahead of potty training Amelia, I want to share our journey of potty training for… Continue reading Potty Training For The First Time
I've always been an avid Pinterest lover and I admit I did get a tad jealous sometimes of all the beautiful toddler girl bedrooms on there. All of the decor ideas were so pretty and I wanted to create the same in Amelia and Lillys bedroom, a bit more subtle and on a slight budget.… Continue reading Toddler Bedroom Decor
As I'm writing this, my husband has just finished his week of night shifts and next week he'll be working afternoons. Both of these shifts I tend to feel a little less in sync with the world compared to his morning shifts. On nights, we're all together from late afternoon time and on the afternoon… Continue reading Loneliness in Parenthood