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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…

Our bedtime routine

As Mama to a toddler and a newborn, sleep is now back at the top of my wish list! I’ve written before about how Frey wasn’t a great sleeper, to put it mildly, when he was a baby, and about all the different things I tried…

From bump to baby… introducing Alfie

Look who’s here! This is baby Alfie, who arrived on the 10th October at 2.48am weighing 9lbs 1oz. I kept being told that the birth of my second baby would be quicker and easier than the first. I hoped this would be true. With my first pregnancy…

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…

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 10/52 – A visit from Nana and Grandad

Week 10/52 2016

Last Friday Frey’s Nana and Grandad from Lancashire came to visit him for the day, for a belated birthday visit. We had a lovely, day, we went out for lunch, where Frey enjoyed choosing his meal from the menu… Grandad taught Frey his new favourite thing to…

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…