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My favourite posts of 2016

My favourite posts These are some of my favourite posts from 2016 – click the images to read the posts! Toddler Curiosity and Embracing Simple Things One of the best…

a beautiful view

Finding something good in every day

  “Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.”   I love this quote. Parenting is a tough gig and some days it can…

making time for us

Carving out time for him and me

Jim and I had ten years together as a couple before Rosalie came along, so it’s fair to say that the arrival of our little bundle did mean adjustments had to…

blossom

Spring, decluttering and happiness

Spring always makes me take stock of my life. I love the winter – hiding under lots of layers, wrapping up warm to go on winter walks and drinking hot…

fresh blog layout for spring

A fresh blog layout for spring

Isn’t spring great for fresh starts and new beginnings? The arrival of spring always makes me feel uplifted and encourages me to take a fresh look at things, whether that…

DIY sand and water table

A DIY Sand and Water Table

When the weather started warming up I was setting out a bowl of water in the garden for Rosalie to play with each day. She seemed to really enjoy splashing…

Watching the sea

Blog silence…

It’s been two and a half weeks since I wrote a blog post. Not that I want to make excuses, but here’s why: Last week we were on holiday in…

upcycled cabinet

An up-cycled cabinet for our kitchen

We’ve been in this house for almost three years now, but we’re still working on getting each room just the way we want. I like taking my time, seeing how…