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My family

And now she’s a toddler

We’ve had a major milestone this week – my baby girl is now a toddler. I can’t quite believe it, after so many months of walking holding on, she has…



I don’t know about you, but for me everything feels so much better when the sun shines. Although we haven’t had the coldest of winters, it has felt long this…

happy baby
Motherhood, Parenting


I’m writing this whilst Rosalie naps, and whilst the house is peaceful and I’m looking through my photos, it’s hard to imagine that she can be anything other than angelic.…

mummy reading with R

Grab a book and climb aboard

Something wonderful has happened to Rosalie over the last few weeks. Something that makes my heart melt every time she does it. Lots of Rosalie’s books are stowed on the…


Reminding myself why I blog

This week has been rather challenging. Both Rosalie and I have had bad colds, and on Monday morning all I really felt like doing was burying my head in my…

My family

Dear Baby Girl: Now You Are One

A letter to my daughter on her first birthday. Dear Rosalie, It hardly seems possible that one year ago today you were making your grand arrival beneath the Christmas Tree…


The Thrifty List of Essential Baby Items

After becoming pregnant with Rosalie and signing up with a few pregnancy related websites, I suddenly felt inundated with information about different products and items that I needed to get…