Outdoor Winter Adventures

Anyone who knows me well enough will know I don’t do the coldness. I used to spend my pre-children winter’s eating bad foods and drinking hot drinks dreaming about spring and summer coming back. This is to a certain extent how I do still spend my winter’s but as you all know with three small children day after day stuck in is not a great deal of fun. There is also only so much soft play one can take and if you’re feeling the pinch from christmas still, it can be an expensive couple of hours! With the January blues in…

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How to throw an awesome baby shower

One of my oldest and closest friends in the world is due to become a mummy any day now! When she first told me amongst the squeals of excitement I begged her to let me take care of the baby shower – slightly early but I am usually the one being pregnant so this was just as exciting for me to be able to get stuck in with the party planning. The months soon flew by and we had a lovely little party for her at home with some more friends. It was a real laugh so I thought I would share…

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Beating the January blues

Christmas is over, the decorations are down. New years is a distant memory (too much champagne may have something to do with that) Are the January blues starting to set in for you? January is one of my least favourite months every this year is proving to be no exception – the weather is horrible and I am broke so I need to make some plans to give myself something to look forward to and hopefully keep myself sane. With funds stretched to the max from Christmas I have been having to think slightly further a field than ‘lets go for…

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My Week In Pictures #45

Top (L-R) Bella with her reindeer crown on Police lady Lottie Baby shower fun Middle (L-R) Night out with the girls! Lottie chasing me Bottom (L-R) Lottie pulling faces Yummy cake Maisy and her reindeer crown

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Christmas Crafts With Baker Ross

We have been getting crafty with Baker Ross again and this time it has been a very christmassy themed box. I don’t tend to get into the christmas spirit until after Maisy’s birthday (9th December) but getting these crafts out have been so much fun and gotten me really looking forward to the big day. Here’s what we’ve been making. Snowman mosaic coasters These are great for children of all ages – even Lottie had ago at making one, it’s really good for developing their fine motor skills, along with shape and colour recognition. Penguin gift bag kits Really fun to…

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