Family

Surviving A Family Holiday With Young Children!

As soon of you may have seen from my instagram account during the first week of the summer holidays we went on a family holiday to Bude in Cornwall. It was your average family holiday I must admit as there were seventeen (thirteen adults, two preteens and two under the age of four!) of us… Continue reading Surviving A Family Holiday With Young Children!

Family

Creating Rhythms: Summer Season Display

It has taken me longer than I had hoped to do this post. Unfortunately, the weeks leading up to the Summer break weren't great for me but now the holidays are here I am ready to get stuck back into creating seasonal rhythms with my children. Here is the "Summer Season Display" I have set… Continue reading Creating Rhythms: Summer Season Display

Family

Our Summer Bucket List 2019

Ideally, I should of had my brainwave for this post before we went on holiday but better late than never! (Plus I have some lovely photos from the things we have done!) 1. Go strawberry picking! We have a lovely farm not far from us that I am hoping to take the kids to! DONE… Continue reading Our Summer Bucket List 2019

Cassius Updates

Cassius @ 18 Months

Well we have finally hit the toddler stage of life with Cassius! 18 months with him have flown by. There have been a fair amount of lows and they have been counterbalanced with plenty of highs! In my previous posts I mentioned how Cassius had yet to have any teeth appear! Well we finally had… Continue reading Cassius @ 18 Months

Breastfeeding

Top Tips for Tandem Feeding

When I fell pregnant with Cassius in June 2017, I was still breastfeeding Aoife. She was 18 months at that point and I knew I wanted to feed her until she was at least 2 years old (as per the WHO guidelines). I didn't know anyone personally who had breastfed through a pregnancy so it… Continue reading Top Tips for Tandem Feeding

Family

Five Reasons I Love The Spice Girls

If you follow me on Instagram (here) you may have seen that early on in this month I went with some friends to see my childhood heroes the Spice Girls on their epic 2019 tour. Critics have done their best to blast the Spice Girls, saying the lack of new material and just rehashing old… Continue reading Five Reasons I Love The Spice Girls

Eco-Friendly Swaps

Easy Eco Swaps With Children

The ideas of being eco-friendly and making those swaps from the disposable products we all used to can be quite daunting. In fact, it can be incredibly daunting to know where to start! I have made some eco-friendly swaps/choices in the time I have been parenting my children. Here are some of the swaps I… Continue reading Easy Eco Swaps With Children

Parenting

Climate Change & Children

Climate change is an all too real issue and thankfully it is gathering more and more press thanks to the recent documentary of BBC One "Our Planet", the extinction rebellion protests and teenage activist Greta Thunberg. Climate change IS having a massive impact on the world of today, and on the world of tomorrow... the… Continue reading Climate Change & Children

Family

Aoife @ 3.5 Years

It really is crazy how fast time seems to fly. It feels like only yesterday that I gave birth to my beautiful baby girl and now here I am writing about the sassy preschooler that rules the roost in the house! Aoife is an absolute delight to have around. A child filled with love, happiness,… Continue reading Aoife @ 3.5 Years

Eco-Friendly Swaps

Every Week Is Real Nappy Week Here!

As you may or may not have known Real Nappy Week has recently occurred. Real nappy week was devised as a way of raising awareness of cloth nappies and encourage others to give them a try! I personally am a huge fan of cloth nappies having used them with both of my children! I began… Continue reading Every Week Is Real Nappy Week Here!