Evergreen

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When we bought our home over 18 months ago we had grand ideas of how we wanted it to turn out. We knew exactly what we wanted to do….. and then our plans changed. It turns out asking a hormonal pregnant woman what she wants is never a good ideas. That’s why we are only just

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I’ll be honest – up until a month ago I knew absolutely nothing about Child Benefit. I thought I did, but the information I had was incorrect. That is why it has taken me until Piglet was 14 months old to put in a claim. We will get up to 3 months back dated, but we

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When it came to picking an infant car seat for Piglet we had things pretty easy. I wanted a 5 point harness, and there was an offer on when we bought our pram that gave us a free infant car seat. So we took it and that was that! Moving on to the next stage

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For so many people finding something that their kids will eat can be a struggle. In our household Piglet eats just about anything – it’s his father that is a problem! Making a meal that all 3 of us can sit and eat together  can be a nightmare. JHogg won’t eat veggies or fish, and

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I have a guest post today from Jon at The Money Shed. We have been through financial changes our selves, and recently went through a finances reset to try and get ourselves back on track. We’re not the first to go through something like that and we certainly won’t be the last! I asked Jon

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Eating out is one of our favourites things to do as a family. It doesn’t have to be anything lavish or expensive, just a quick meal in a cafe will do. We decided to go down the traditional weaning route with Piglet, and so when we eat out I usually take food for him with

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It doesn’t matter how hard I work at my photography – I am nothing compared to a professional. I’m always snapping away on my phone or camera, but I’m pretty useless when it comes to editing. The photos are nothing worth bragging about and not really the sort of thing I want printed and put

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I do believe in fairies – I do, I do, I DO! We have been having a bit of a nightmare trying to replace the doors in our home (seriously – who suggested buying a doer-upper?!) so imagine the hilarity when an Irish Fairy Door landed on our door step. Clearly the fairies aren’t having the

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With Spring in the air and Summer just around the corner we are glad to be getting outside and embracing the warmer weather. Since Piglet is not walking yet we need to always have a carrier or pram with us. the downside of that is that the pram can be pretty bulky and take up