Family

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Things are winding down around here for Christmas. I don’t intend to blog over the festive period, I want to spend the time with my family. Eating my weight in junk food, visiting relatives and encouraging Piglet to crawl! I’ve seen a few people do the Christmas Tag, so I thought I would jump on

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I recently went to a nightclub. An actual nightclub. This is the first time I was actually properly in there since having Alexander. I was “technically” in one a few months ago as part of my friends hen party…. but I lasted all of 10 minutes before calling JHogg to come and pick me up.

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How on EARTH do you get your shower clean?!? When we designed our bathroom in February of this year we were pretty excited to be able to fit in a separate shower cubicle rather than having it over the bath. It makes our bathroom look very modern (if you look past the currently purple walls

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Christmas films are one of my favourite parts of the festive season. Before we had Piglet, JHogg and I spent many a lazy night on the sofa watching movies. Hot chocolate in hand….. ok maybe mulled cider…. or just normal cider. There is never enough time to watch all the movies we want. In some

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We have had a fab month. November is always fun with lots going on, and picking our favourite five was really tough! We had JHogg’s birthday, a weekend away, new sofas and movement milestones for Piglet. We have started the process for having some major work done in the house so there is a lot

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I nearly didn’t have this post written, 9 months has appeared out of nowhere! Piglet has now been on the outside longer than the inside, which is really bizarre to think. He’s my little buddy and I’ve literally no idea what I did all day without him around. This is also my 100th blog post!

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An advent calendar is a pretty big thing to a child. The excitement of opening up the little square and taking out that tiny piece of chocolate sends some of them bonkers. Have you ever thought of doing your own one though? When I was growing up my mum had a giant fabric advent calendar.

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Have you ever wondered whether the present you have bought a child was really appreciated? Did you questions whether it was suitable? Annoying? Terrifying? I’ve got the answers! I am a proud Auntie to 7 nieces and nephews. Over the last 11 years I’ve been happily picking out the most irritating presents I could find. What

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The Landmark Forrest Adventure Park is well known for being great fun in the summer. But what about the winter months? We went along last weekend to find out! From 31st October to March the manned attractions in the park are closed. Fortunately for us, Piglet is too young for any of them anyway so

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I have been a book worm ever since I was little. I was always the one sitting with my book, and I would read pretty much anything going. It is a trait I really hope to pass on to Piglet. I think books are such an important part of their development, and the ability to