birthday


To My Daughter, On The Eve Of Your Third Birthday

Dear SB, These letters are becoming something of an annual tradition, and one that I’m happy to keep going for as long as I can. On the eve of your first birthday, I wrote a letter of advice for the future. On your second, I wrote a letter reflecting on […]


The Advice I’d Give Myself…

As SB’s third birthday approaches, it brings with it another milestone. It’s almost three years since our lives turned upside down, and we went from being average university students – albeit one of us resembling a manatee with a giant bump – to first-time parents, basically making it up as we […]


[REVIEW] BABY born® “Happy Birthday” Doll

Remember when I was pregnant, and I vowed that our child wouldn’t play with gender-specific toys?  Yeah. About that. At first I resisted the doll craze, but I had to face facts. We have a child who is obsessed with babies. She loves seeing them in the supermarket. She loves […]


Reflections On Two Years of Blogging

I never could have imagined, when I sat down to write that first post, just desperate to get the words out of my head, with an itsy bitsy teeny weeny SB growing in my belly, that the blog would lead me to as many opportunities as it has done.


Right now, we’re loving..

Decided to try something new on the blog – a round-up of the products, places and people we’re loving at the moment! Mummy is loving… Simple Micellar Cleansing Water. Stress, lack of sleep and the make-up I use to cover up that lack of sleep can only mean one thing – […]