1st & 2nd Birthday Presents That’ll Still Be Used Age 5

With a new baby of my own plus a little niece approaching the age of one, I’ve been thinking about the things that we’ve had since Phoebe was one or two that we are still using or playing with now at (almost) five years old. I was surprised to find…

View Post

Grayson’s Birth Story: A (Mostly) Positive Induction Experience

Grayson is four months old now, and I’ve been reminiscing about his birth with surprisingly fond memories. It’s about time I wrote them down so I don’t forget them, but I thought you might enjoy reading about our (mostly) positive induction experience. Let’s start from our 36 week scan. All…

View Post

Top 10 Books of 2023

I read 55 books this year, but these are ten of my favourites.

View Post

Best Gifts for Four Year Olds

Best presents to buy for a four year old for Christmas or birthdays As holiday season approaches, it’s time to start thinking about presents again, so I’m back with another round-up of gift ideas. This time for four year olds, as Phoebe has turned four this year (how!?). I didn’t…

View Post

A Little Life Update

It’s been a while! There’s really no reason for me to be writing this post, apart from the fact that I miss blogging and that it can be so cathartic to just write stuff down from time to time. Way back when, I’d write something here every week. Maybe a…

View Post