Recently there have been quite a few rainy days which has put my plans of sunny picnics in the park to bed for the day. I’m not a fan of staying in the house all day so I have been forced to think of out of the house but not outdoor rainy day activities this spring. Crafts, crafts and more craft – I’m not known for my crafty ways but we have a craft box and Pinterest often provides some much needed inspiration. Cutting and sticking, stickers, playdough, the list goes on. Toddlers love getting messy so I grit my… View Post

A few weeks ago I wrote a review on a top that we had for Little Man from Enchanted Forest & Friends. I was really pleased with it and am still impressed with the quality of the top considering it has been through the wash a few times already! Enchanted Forest & Friends are an amazing new children’s clothes collection. Their range for both boys and girls is super cool, good quality and designed for children who are adventurers!! What I love about them is how different the clothes are, I haven’t seen anything like it before and people are… View Post

I have just sat down to write some blog posts. It is one of my two days off work that I have a week and it is 1pm. ‘Thanks for the background’ I hear you say. 1pm is no ordinary time in my day. 1pm is nap time. A blissful hour of time for me. The time I run around the house for the first fifteen minutes tidying up scraps of lunch, folding washing and loading the dishwasher. Then I sit down, I open my laptop and I write. Little Man is two and a half and I realise I… View Post

Last weeks blog post from my Dad was very popular so I thought I would share one other piece of writing from him. This time it is a poem which he added on to the bottom of his email to me last week. I hope you enjoy it, I think it is rather sweet and funny.   Come on Little Man It’s time to play Ok Grandad I’ll choose today!   Come on Grandad Lets race, ready steady GO Oh no Little Man I’m far too slow!   Come on Grandad Lets climb that tree Oh no Little Man my… View Post

Today I have a guest post from the lovely Janine at Unhinged Mummy – Tears & Tantrums. She has written a great post telling us her top tips when it comes to toddlers. I need all the tips I can get! Here is Janine with her top ten. I’m going to share with you my top ten toddler survival tips but please bear in my mind that I’m no expert when it comes to kids. Not in the least. However, as the mum of a seventeen, three and one year old, I do have a little bit of first hand experience and… View Post