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Frey at 18 months

It seems to have been 3 months since I last posted an update on Frey, and I can’t believe he is now 18 months old, 18 months seems like such a milestone! We were lucky enough to be on holiday in Devon on the day he turned 18…

Mindful Mama, Happy Baby

As I am about to embark on the great adventure known as ‘mama to two under two’ I was very excited to hear about the new release from Modern Books. Their new title ‘Mindful Mama, Happy Baby’ really is an absolute joy. Mindfulness seems to be…

Kidloland, the App for Preschoolers – Review and Giveaway

Kidloland

What is it with little ones and screens? Frey has been fascinated with the iPad since he was tiny, and he loves just playing with it and tapping the screen, grinning at me when the images move about! When I was contacted by Kidloland to see if Frey would like…

Frey at 15 months

Frey at 15 months

My gorgeous little monkey turned 15 months old last week. He’s amazing, he really is. He’s got such a wonderful character and is so full of fun. Yesterday I bought him a new colouring book. He’s not quite sure what to do with it…

Living Arrows 14/52 – Frey’s first word

Frey and Bob

Of course Frey has been chatting for some time now – and he says ‘Mama’ and ‘Dada’ and a noise that sounds like ‘Quack quack’ when we play with the ducks in the bath. He also says ‘Baba’ whenever he sees our…

Living Arrows 11/52 – First trip to the park

Play park

I have been absolutely loving the warmer, brighter days we’ve had over the past weekend. The sunshine has given me a much needed lift, and Frey and I had a busy weekend getting out and about in the sunshine. On Sunday afternoon, we had our first ever visit…

Living Arrows 9/52 – Toot toot!

I’ve just discovered the Living Arrows project, a link up that’s about celebrating childhood. The project has taken it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” I take so many…

Frey at 1 year old

On the day that you were born, the angels got together, and decided to create a dream come true. So they sprinkled moondust in your hair of gold and starlight in your eyes of blue -Hal David Part of me can’t believe my boy is 1 year old…

Frey at 11 months

Frey 11 months

Last Friday, on the 22nd January, my baby boy turned 11 months old. I’ve always heard parents describe their little ones as being ‘into everything’ and now I know what that means! Nothing is safe these days. When we’re at home his absolute favourite…

Five ways to help baby to sleep

Five ways to help your baby to sleep

I read somewhere the other day, that by six months old, a baby is capable of sleeping through the night. Sleeping through the night. So good I had to say it twice. I often wonder if Frey will ever sleep through the night – or at least for more than…