My husband and I travelled to our favourite holiday destination with our toddler son. On disembarking the boat, were told by resort staff there was a possibility of a ‘low’ forming. Now I’m no meteorologist, so I assumed a ‘low’ would mean a couple of days of unsettled weather, and a damn good reason…… Continue reading A holiday I’ll never forget!
Rain is coming down in waves on the weekday I have off with my two year old, Jack. Its 7.30am and by now he’s “unleashed’’ all his toys into every room of the apartment. The lounge already looks like a post-apocalyptic wasteland. He’s giving me that baleful – “so what’s next” look, like he’s already…… Continue reading Manic Mama
If you have a small child, the chances are you have an enormous number of T shirts to accommodate the catastrophic number of outfit changes required in a working toddler’s week. For quick wardrobe changes there’s nothing like a graphic tee and they make any outfit look just that little bit cuter. Here’s my shortlist…… Continue reading Tee is for Toddler
When buying clothes for my son I try and keep things simple and easy, and for this season I was thinking black and white. However, after a random mustard T-shirt purchase, followed up by a pair of shorts in the same hue, I started spiralling into a mustard addiction I haven’t been able to climb…… Continue reading Hot as Mustard
It’s always exciting when a good friend is about to give birth, and gives me the perfect excuse to indulge in gift hunting, my favorite pastime! The mum-to-be in question is very active, stylish and loves to travel. Aiding me in my quest to find the perfect present for her, is Renee, successful entrepreneur and…… Continue reading The perfect gift for the Supermum
After the months of planning, coordination, excessive expenditure and precision timing that went into my son’s 1st birthday (it had felt like I’d organized my wedding, again!), I’ll be honest, I was looking for an easy win for his 2nd year. Working full time, I just didn’t have the capacity to create another masterpiece, I…… Continue reading The Second (Chance) Birthday
When I found out I was pregnant, it was one of the happiest moments of my life. My husband’s reaction whilst not mirroring mine, was similar, though I could tell the tears he shed were not entirely from the joy and excitement he felt towards his unborn son, but perhaps from the fear and uncertainty…… Continue reading My C-Selection