My brother-in-law has been promising to give Tiny his old wardrobe for a few months now... once he eventually clears it out. It looks like it might actually happen this week so I've been sorting Tiny's heaps of hand-me-downs into sizes ready to put in the wardrobe. We're the last of our friends and family … Continue reading Wardrobe Dividers: A useful creative task to do with your toddler.
How to be more eco friendly with a baby.
I've discovered that babies are cute but expensive and really bad for the environment. As Tiny has gotten older we've tried to be more environmentally friendly as a family. Here's a few tips to reduce your small human's carbon footprint. 1. Cloth nappies. I recommend Tots Bots. According to The Centre for Sustainable Energy newborn babies … Continue reading How to be more eco friendly with a baby.
Review: Dinosaur Detectives Mess Box
Not going to lie I am pretty thrilled with the Dinosaur Detectives box. I think I love it more than the Spooktacular box which is weird because I love Halloween. I was thinking about cancelling my subscription because only one of us is earning at the mo but after this box I'm definitely keeping going … Continue reading Review: Dinosaur Detectives Mess Box
5 Reasons Why I hate Soft Play.
Soft play is a necessary evil for me. I absolutely refuse to go after 3pm, at weekends or during the holidays. Reasons I hate soft play include, but are not limited to: 1. Other people's kids. Last time I was at soft play a child took his trousers and pants off at the top of … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I hate Soft Play.
Top Tips for Flying Solo with Toddlers.
Tiny and I took our first solo flight this month. Tiny is used to flying as my family are in N. Ireland and we're in England but I've never attempted it without hubby before. I'm such a wuss. Happily we're now in Devon so I no longer have to fly from the godless heck hole … Continue reading Top Tips for Flying Solo with Toddlers.
Ikea Duktig Kitchen Make-over: Part 2.
Tiny’s kitchen is finished! Sort of. I’m still looking for some more accessories like bowls and a tea towel but the worst is over. And I mean that literally. I thought this was going to be easy but there were a lot of tears and much swearing at Pinterest. Hubby and I divided the tasks … Continue reading Ikea Duktig Kitchen Make-over: Part 2.
Review: Mess Around Spooktacular Box
As you know I'm a massive fan of Halloween so when I heard about the first Mess Around Box being Halloween themed there was no way that I could resist. It arrived towards the end of half term and I couldn't wait to get stuck in. I’d been looking forward to it for a while since I subscribed in September … Continue reading Review: Mess Around Spooktacular Box
Ikea Duktig Kitchen Make-over: Part 1.
So it’s November already and we’ve been umming and ahhing over what to get Tiny for Christmas for a while now. This dilemma has not been helped by the fact that it’s her birthday in February and the Grandparents want us to pick presents from them too. One set of Grandparents are buying her a … Continue reading Ikea Duktig Kitchen Make-over: Part 1.
Things to do in Devon this half term.
I live in sunny Exmouth so I’ve focused on things to do near this beautiful part of the world. The beach! Everyone is always going on about forests in autumn but let’s not neglect the beach. There are so many gorgeous beaches nearby and whilst you might not want to sit down and build a … Continue reading Things to do in Devon this half term.
Recipe: Baking a Chocolate Halloween Cake…with a toddler.
I've decided that I have to learn to bake. All mums bake, right? As Halloween is coming up and I'm planning a party for ALL the toddlers at Music with Mummy (Help!), and a house warming Halloween party for our family I decided to work on my chocolate cake by adding a spooky twist. I'm … Continue reading Recipe: Baking a Chocolate Halloween Cake…with a toddler.