Nursery and Home
I’m pretty confident I read a million and one baby books (while I was working at Mothercare and the day was slow – don’t hate, retail is a bore) and every. single. one. told me that Edith would/should/could be sleeping through the night by now. Yet for all the shoulda, woulda, couldas in the world,… Continue reading
Lately, I don’t know what it is, but Reuben has really been struggling to get to sleep.
It’s gone 9pm most nights (latest refusal so far has been 11.40pm!) when he finally drops off, despite our rather strict 7pm on-a-school-night routine. He just keeps getting out of bed, playing with his toys or going to… Continue reading
Just lately I’ve been looking at the window in my living room (actually, truth be told I’ve been looking at all of the windows in my house and wondering if I should update them all as they are getting old, FYI if you are in this predicament too, Quickslide have been my favourite for… Continue reading
The boys have too many toys. I’m pretty confident that this is something that EVERY parent can say with absolution – there are just too many toys in my house. I am finding that I’m struggling to put things away in the playroom, I mean, there just isn’t enough room!
I want to introduce a… Continue reading
Styling your home for spring is something that s lot of us do. I know I have – changed up the cushions in the living room, drooled over Pinterest home decor boards like they are chocolate filled tray bakes presented to me by Ryan Reynolds in a dubious state of undress and the such.
There… Continue reading
Last week we had a couple of episodes of bed wetting with the boys, mainly due to them being poorly and dosed up the eyeballs on cough syrup, calpol and calprofen, but that is another story.
The problem is, when one of them wets the bed it means that two children have now lost a… Continue reading
Now that we’re well into the wintery months, I’m spending time making sure that my home is as cosy and comfortable as possible. In addition to this we’ve had to think about decorations and where they will go because I think it’s especially important to make sure that little ones have ample space to… Continue reading
I am always thinking of how to re-decorate, the living room, the hallway, the kitchen and even the boys playroom and bedroom. I don’t know what it is about me that makes me so restless when it comes to home decor, maybe it’s because it’s not my forever home that we live in, or maybe… Continue reading
I’ve been talking about having a proper space to work now for some time, but since I have now taken the (giant) leap into working from home, I really can’t afford to not have a productive workspace where I can work from home with confidence and a touch of organisation.
Well over the… Continue reading