Hands up who’s been enjoying the sun!! We have been loving the recent weather and trying to get outside as much as possible. My garden isn’t great – it is shaded a lot and not in great condition as we’ve been prioritising the inside of the house. It means I suddenly find reasons to visit
Part of our bedtime routine with Piglet is putting him into a sleeping bag. During the day he naps with a quilt, but a sleeping bag is the indicator that its time for the “big sleep” and that he is going to be in his cot for the night. It’s a system that works really
When you wish upon a star Makes no difference who you are Anything your heart desires Will come to you – Pinocchio Last week JHogg and I celebrated our 2nd wedding anniversary. It was just a couple of days after mothers day, so we celebrated the two together with a lunch in the hotel we
Ever since I found out I was pregnant I was torn about giving Piglet a comforter as a sleep aid. It seems a great way to indicate that its bed time and to help them settle down and drift off to sleep, but at the back of my mind I was always worried about the
For some reason, whenever I thought of Piglet’s 1st birthday I always thoughts of a wigwam or teepee. I don’t know if it’s because they seem to be in “fashion” at the moment, or that I wish I’d had one growing up, or just because I know his room is big enough to take it.
Ah sleep. It’s something that most of us take for granted before we have kids. I remember the uni days where I would stay in bed all day if I wanted. I don’t recall ever really feeling tired or drained, I could sleep whenever I wanted. In the run up to my diagnosis with type
I will be the first to put my hands up and say I can be a fussy eater. There are a few things which I really struggle to eat. They are mushrooms, bananas, eggs and curries. I struggle to smell them, let alone eat them. I don’t want Piglet to have the same aversions purely
Whether you agree with it or not, technology is here to stay. In nurseries across the country iPad’s or other tablets are being, and the trend seems to continue into through into school. Most households have a tablet of some form, or at least a smart phone. Personally, I don’t see their use as any
In November 2015 we bought our house. It needed a lot of work and we started right away, but even then couldn’t move in until January of 2016. JHogg has been working hard ever since. He has decorated two of the bedrooms, sanded and painted doors, changed sockets, tiled a bathroom and built a bespoke gate.
There is something really special about a bunch of flowers. They can take a dark drab room and change it to bright and inviting. I often buy my own supermarket flowers and they always put me in a good mood though. Of course, they don’t even compare to florists flowers. When we first started dating