Category: Children

Children

What My 4 Year Old Ate Today

4 year olds are a tricky bunch to please and I find most of my battles with Charlie are over food. I have learnt very well to pick my battles with both children especially at meal times, so here is what Charlie ate today. Breakfast This morning Charlie ate, sourdough toast with flora spread and …

Children

Children’s Medical Essentials I Cannot Live Without

Pre children I would have a medical cupboard where I would store the usual paracetamol, vitamins and every diet pill going. Fast forward 6 years and I could give Boots a run for their money with the amount of lotions and potions I have in my now extended medical cupboard. Being the person I am, …

Children, Days Out

Half Term Fun In The Rain – Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, Devon

Half term means one thing – rain! Isn’t it typical that it always rains during the school holidays? I wasn’t going to let it defeat me today, usually we stay in and get the crafts out but I really fancied getting out and about this morning. I rallied the children up, we popped our wellies …

Children, Gift Guides

Birthday Gift Ideas for a 4 Year Old Boy

What on earth do you buy a 4 year old boy who is into everything?? Well, I’m here to help out, I have a selection of great gift ideas. Hallmark I’m starting with a different kind of gift first as I think this is just as important as a present. Cards – you have to …

Children

Easter 2018 – Chocolate Fog & Bicton Park

We started Easter day with an egg hunt around the house which the children absolutely loved. They received chocolate eggs, little toys and treats. We decided to go to Bicton Park as we have a membership and there was an Easter hunt on. I expected to pay extra and for it to be a bit …

Children

Children’s Spring Fashion Wishlist

Although it may still be freezing and raining, spring has certainly arrived. Whenever the seasons change I like to go through the children’s wardrobes to see what still fits and what we need to donate or sell. I have a big bag of clothes from the previous year in the loft full of summer clothes …

Children

Girls Spring ’18 Lookbook

With Spring being just around the corner, my thoughts at this time of year always turn towards Spring fashion and putting outfits together. I especially love seeking outfits for the children and am lucky enough to have a girl and boy to dress, having said that I do find it easier to shop for Amelie …

Children

A Day In The Life Of A 3 Year Old

3 year olds have the life of riley most days, they get up, make demands, eat you out of house and home, play, lounge around and get to be crazy without people batting an eyelid. I thought I would give you an insight into my 3 year olds day. WEDNESDAY 7TH FEBRUARY 2018 5.45am “Mummy, …