Preparing your home for a newborn

| Home & Garden

Preparing your home for a newborn

When you are expecting for the first time, you have many things on your mind, from mum’s health to the safety of your newborn. Excitement builds as you count the weeks until your due date and monitor the baby’s development with ultrasound scans. Everyone has a slightly different method of parenting, but the most important […] Read more…


What Lucas Wore #33

| Fashion

Lucas looking at canera with a smile and squinting eyes. Blue and white checked check, blonde curly hair, holding a toasted tea cake

I haven’t posted an outfit post since before Christmas. It isn’t that we don’t dress Lucas or buy him new clothes, I just find I am increasingly losing time. Seriously, where does it go?! The other problem I have is that I forget to take a photo and before I think about it we have […] Read more…


The Lazy Gardeners Wish List

| Home & Garden

The lazy gardeners wishlist

  This year I am on a mission to redecorate, so far I have only done my bedroom but with Spring around the corner I have started to think about our garden. At the moment it is flagged and gravelled with borders of out of control bushes and trees. I would love to make it […] Read more…


Happy 2nd birthday Lucas!

| Diary, Food & Drink, Reviews

2nd birthday bowling green charnock richard

  Happy birthday beautiful boy, I’m a tad emotional and extremely proud of the boy you are becoming. I’m not going to go on as you have trapped me in bed, you are asleep with your arm down my top and each time I move you off me you wake up so I’m uncomfortable with […] Read more…


What is intrinsic motivation?

| Family

Intrinsic motivation

I have followed Alice and Living with a Jude for a while now. I love the her honesty and humour while she tells the story of living with her young family including her son Jude who has autism. When Alice said she would like to guest post I gave her free reign of any topic […] Read more…


Win 25 personalised tshirts

| Fashion, Giveaways

Win 25 personalised tshirts

  Do you have a stag or hen weekend coming up, or your group of friends are going to a festival this summer. Maybe your team needs new training tops? No matter what the reason is, you can win 25 t-shirts personalised thanks to The Embroidered & Printed Clothing Company. The Embroidered & Printed Clothing […] Read more…