The aftermath of Christmas still lingers in the form of left over Turkey,tired looking Christmas trees and the constant supply of unwanted chocolates. But new year is here to save the day, I’m not talking about fancy celebrations and a pretty party dress although both are just as important, I am more focused on reflecting … More Farewell 2013
I intended to make dark chocolate Christmas spiced truffles today but realised I didn’t have any double cream! Instead I decided to make chocolate avalanche inspired by a recipe I found online. To make these I used 300g of quality dark chocolate which I melted – once smooth I added 3 x crunchie bars crushed … More Festive treats
I have decided to snap out of my ‘bah humbug’ attitude towards the festive season, after all it is Francis’s first Christmas which gives me every reason to enjoy the build up and make the most of these family moments. We have spent the week decorating our home, baking Christmas treats and taking Francis to … More Finally feeling festive.
I can feel my body weakening as tiredness creeps through my body, a reminder of a rather tough day I had with my 8 month old who has mastered the art of fighting sleep and crying every time I leave the room. Bedtime routine is non existent today I simply try to keep smiling behind … More Bedtime drama
There is a chill in the air and it has given me the perfect reason to buy a new winter coat. In previous posts I tend to focus on clothes that work with my lifestyle, choosing a style that tackles any breastfeeding issues is key but I also need to feel good and be practical. … More Look of the day
I’m a huge fan of jojo maman bebe they have a rather cute selection of festive sleepsuits. Francis had a pj day yesterday because I couldn’t resist dressing him up in his cute onesie. click here to view online store