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Ordinary Moments

icy lake
My family

An icy stroll and waiting for baby

This proper winter weather is beautiful isn’t it? I love it when it’s cold, frosty and icy but so bright and sunny. We just had to get outside and enjoy…

amongst the leaves
Days out, My family

Days out with Daddy

We haven’t taken a vacation this year but we have managed to have some good days out with Daddy when he’s been able to take time off. We did a…

autumn at Basildon Park
Days out

Autumn fun at Basildon Park

I just love autumn – the colours, the weather, wearing boots, jumping in leaves, wrapping up warm, drinking hot chocolate and snuggling under a cosy blanket in the evenings. Although…

toddler on the common
My family

My baby girl is 30 months old

I can’t quite believe that my baby girl is 30 months – two and a half years old – it seems like she only just turned two, I honestly don’t…

jumping!
My family

Learning to jump

When Rosalie had her 27 month review she got ‘marked down’ because she couldn’t jump forward with two feet off the ground. It’s odd isn’t it? Jumping seems so easy…

jess & jim signing register
My family

Five years

Five years ago today I walked down the aisle to marry my best friend of ten years. It was an absolutely perfect day – the weather was warm, the only…

toddler on tree stump
Days out

Spring at The Vyne

I was raised on National Trust properties; my mum likes to remind me of the time I got told off for running and flapping my coat down the long gallery…

toddler hooray
Motherhood

Enjoying the spring sunshine

I think it’s fair to say April is living up to its name with the showers. Today we even had a little flurry of large snowflakes! But putting that aside…