Our weaning journey – the first month, and our favourite weaning recipe

I felt very differently about starting Alfie’s weaning journey that I did starting Frey’s nearly two years ago. The first time around I remember being so excited to make up nutritious home cooked purees that my little one would eat with delight, along with the lightly…

The joy of sleep

This is a subject I’ve written about before, as it’s one that’s very close to my heart, as I’m sure it is for many parents of young children.. and that’s precious, precious sleep. When my eldest was a baby, I…

Easter Gift Ideas (other than chocolate eggs!)

Easter is nearly here! I’m not religious but I do love to celebrate Easter as a true celebration of the start of Spring. Easter celebrations for me, and probably for you, have usually included chocolate eggs. But this year I’m on a serious mission to lose…

Decluttering and feathering the nest – living room

Back in January, I picked up my long ago acquired and never touched copy of ‘The Life Changing Magic of Tidying’ by Mario Kondo from a very cluttered and overflowing bookshelf, and read the whole book in a day. As I mentioned in my New Year Goals post…

Lush Oxford Street Shopping.. and an Easter Giveaway!

Last weekend I was lucky enough to go on a trip to London thanks to the lovely Indigo Herbs, who I work with regularly, as they invited me to visit this year’s Blog Con London. What a day! Getting a train to the big city, rushing around, getting…

Vegan eating doesn’t have to be boring

A lot of people love the idea of going vegan for a while. But, most are put off because of the lack of option there are when you decide to make this step, though. This is a shame. Because modern goods have limited the problems caused by being vegan to…

Spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day

It’s just under three weeks to Mother’s Day (26th March – make a note in your diary!), so you must already have plenty of ideas of how you spoil your mum, right? No?! Oh no, you better get thinking now! Here are some great tips to help you…

Fabulous Baby Inventions from Nuby – Review and Giveaway

Back at the end of December, it was a normal early evening at our house, where we were just entering ‘The Witching Hour’ – this hour is probably well known to parents of toddlers, it usually falls from 4pm onwards, when they’re a bit tired, a…

Superfood Green Breakfast Juice

Breakfast… the most important meal of the day. I often eat mine hours after I’ve got up, got the babies ready, done the nursery run, popped to the shops… by then I’m really craving some nutrition! I mentioned in my New Year Goals post…

Seven more ways to sprinkle kindness every day

I received an email today, which told me that.. Millions of people are now being called to complete kind acts in celebration of the 17th annual Random Acts of Kindness week. The Random Act of Kindness week is an initiative that’s run by The Random Acts of Kindness…