So, I saw this on Pinterest and thought it looked quite easy! I've started making a stripe blanket out of these 3 colours: I thought it would look nice to do the bag in the same colours, so if it is on show it matches with something! Here is what I've done so far! … Continue reading Granny Square Wool Bag
Whilst on maternity leave you begin to feel slightly like a hamster on it's wheel. Going round and round but getting nowhere. Undertaking the same tasks day in, day out. Don't get me wrong, I am loving being off, spending all of my time with my baby and making memories! However, coming from teaching where … Continue reading Clean, Clean, Clean
A little recommendation today! If you are in the Hertfordshire/ St Albans area then head to Westminster Park, part of the Verularium. An interesting history of the roman era. Verulamium was a town in Roman Britain. It was sited in the southwest of the modern city of St Albans inHertfordshire, Great Britain. A large portion of the Roman city remains … Continue reading Westminster Park!
Just a quick post to share how much Evelyn is loving the baby sweet corn! She is getting much better at finger foods and has really got the hang of 'gumming' and sucking what I put on her tray. Although she still turns her nose up at the cucumbers! (No matter how I cut them … Continue reading Sweet For My Sweet
We had a lovely day today going into school. We went in to help with the Year 2's Science topic. They are leaning about babies and how to look after a baby and my good friend, Vicky, asked if we could go in to do a question and answer session! We were so impressed with … Continue reading Evelyn’s school day!
Broccoli and avocado cubes Now, before I start I need to mention my friend Laura (aka Grace's mummy) who has re-inspired me to get in the kitchen and crack on with more homemade foods! Whilst sitting having coffee we spoke about weaning tips and compared notes. Laura has some great tips and I'm looking forward … Continue reading Happy, Healthy, Homemade!
As a primary school teacher I have seen the benefits of all round sensory learning. Children learn better when they can use as many of their senses as possible! Children also need to be stimulated when playing, to build the learning process. Lots of toys today feature a number of different elements to engage … Continue reading Sensory Play!
How does a little person need so much?? So a few people have asked me to do a blog on the things I carry around on a daily basis in my bag! Mummy's luxuries! Now, once baby comes you soon realise you can't carry a handbag as well as a baby bag! My things consist … Continue reading What’s in my baby bag!
Evelyn is 6 months old! 6 months and I have only just sat down to fill out her baby books! We have 2 that were both bought as presents for us. Here are my 4 tips for making sure you record those precious memories for a lifetime! 1. Start a memory box Along with this … Continue reading Memories!
Today's world is a very busy place (no matter what you do). Sometimes the 'busy' might be work, home, family or just the thoughts in your head. It's a good idea to take some time out of each day just for YOU! It might be something that lasts a minute or an hour! 5 … Continue reading Just for you… 💗