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…

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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…

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Best Gifts for 2 Year Olds

Looking for present ideas for two year olds? Whether it’s a birthday, Christmas or other special occasion, here you’ll find gift ideas to suit all sorts of personalities and budgets. These have been tried and tested by us or close friends and family, and I’ve been regularly updating to reflect…

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Top Books of 2021

Last year in my round-up of my top reads, I wrote that it was one of my worst reading years ever. I’d read 26 books. Well, this year was MUCH worse! I only read 14 books. I’m pretty sure that’s the fewest books I’ve read since I was born if…

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Introducing Phoebe Lucia Macro

At 5.49am on 28 August 2019, the moment we had been waiting for since that first positive pregnancy test back in December of 2018 arrived. Little Jelly Bean was born, and we finally found out the gender: it’s a girl! She’s absolutely adorable, with lots of dark hair and the…

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