Not so secret santa

I have taken part in a not so secret santa will a lovely group of bloggers!  Names were picked out of a hat and I got the lovely Steph from diary of a midlife mummy. So we have swapped gifts and I’m going to share with you what I sent and why, and what I received! So here goes, I sent Steph.. A weekly organiser I though it was really cute with the owls, and the fat it said you so Tweet i just thought it was meant to be! You know because we’re bloggers we spend half are lives tweeting away..… View Post

Friday Phone Dump #2

Its Friday so time for another Friday phone dump! Its so much fun looking back through all the photos I’ve taken in the past week and reminding my self what we’ve been up to! Top L-R Lottie playing in the library exploring the tunnels and mirrors she loved it! Last day at nursery this term for maisy can you tell she’s excited? The christmas tree is up – my fave decoration Middle L-R Me on a well overdue night out with friends – shameless selfie! My beautiful Bella Lottie very happy wearing her new converse!  Bottom L-R Bella showing off her angel we made.… View Post

4 Simple Christmas Crafts For Toddlers

We’ve been getting in the christmas spirit with some seasonal crafty recently, I am sharing with 4 simple christmas crafts which are great for toddlers and preschoolers to get stuck in with. They’re super simple and made with materials I am sure you will already have hidden in the craft box.   First up are these lollipop stick decorations; I’ve simply glued 4 colourful lollipop sticks together in the shape of a star using silicone glue as alot stronger. Allow to dry and then the kids can decorate with anything you have in the house – glitter, beads even stickers. We’ve used a mixture of… View Post

A little bit of me time..

As a parent to 3 young girls I rarely have a moment to my self in between looking after them, trying to keep them entertained and keeping on top of the chores there doesn’t often seem to be much time left over for my self.  Before Lottie I used to go to the gym a couple of times a week but even that has become a thing of the past, as much as I adore my girls I would be lying if I said it hasn’t got me down recently – it has.  I’ve felt frustrated boring and unmotivated.  Cue… View Post

Stampin’ Up How to and Comp!

Today I’m bringing you guys a guest post & a competition from Stamping up UK. These step by step instructions are great for making a christmas keepsake box great to keep all your favourite christmas memories in! They have also given one reader a chance to win one of their Hip Hip Hooray card kits! Stampin’ Up!® UK How to create your own Christmas keepsake Materials List: Stamp Set: Sentiment from Wondrous Wreath (135047) Cardstock: Cherry Cobbler 12 x 12 sheet (124272) , Old Olive 12 x 12 sheet (124284), Whisper White 12 x 12 sheet (124302) DSP: 2 sheets from the “Trim the Tree DSP”… View Post