22/23 MONTH TODDLER SLEEP ANXIETY

Is it just me or is everybody having trouble with their little ones getting a good night’s sleep right now? It’s as if our children have all gotten together at some sort of meeting and decided that sleep is a premium us parents no longer deserve, or at least not much past their recommended level so we can, you know,…

C&G BABY CLUB – THE HAPPY SONG

• Advertorial brought to you by C&G Baby Club • A few months ago Lily and I excitedly hurried down to London (just for day, so exhausting but tons of fun) to an event that I really, really wanted to share with you all but alas, I couldn’t — until now that is. Does your little one like to giggle? (well durr!)…

THE MAMA & ME DIARIES #1

I’ve been thinking recently about why I started this blog and whilst it was something I’d been wanting to do for a while (I’ve always had a flair for writing, editing and design) the push I gave myself to set up this glorious little space of my own was to jot down our memories on (virtual) paper together with a plethora of…

Why we don’t always stick to a routine with Lily

“We didn’t realise we were making memories we just knew we were having fun” It’s 10 o’clock at night and I’ve just tucked my 20-month-old daughter in to her bed three hours later than usual. It wasn’t because of a toddler tantrum, she isn’t particularly unwell (apart from the odd sniffle/cough) and she didn’t nap so late in the afternoon…

Lily’s Second Halloween — 20 Months Old

Halloween, with all of its spooky gubbins, is one of my absolute favourite holidays and aside from being fabulous in its own right (from the celtic/pagan side of things to the more commercialised ‘fun stuff’), it signals the start of autumn/winter and everything that I love about the run up to seasonal festivities including big warm jumpers, hot chocolates with ALL of…

VLOG // Mummy DITL (Day In The Life) – Just Your Average Friday

I’ve been wanting to do more videos for ages but with the big house move and everything else that’s been thrown my way recently it’s been hovering around the bottom of my to-do list for as long as I can remember. So today I woke up and thought ‘let’s just do this’. No special preparation, no make-up or pretty clothes…