Living Arrows {2018} 46/53

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a…

Pondering Playtime // Microwave Salt Dough Star Decorations

*This post contains affiliate links Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen , and we’ve been getting a head start on Christmas by making these lovely star decorations…

Summer Infant Baby Pixel Video Monitor Review

Now that B is almost eight months old, we’re starting to think about moving her into her own room. For me, an essential item for this transition is a video monitor. Summer Infant sent us their new Baby Pixel video monitor to review, so we set about trying it out…

Living Arrows {2018} 45/53

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a…

What happens at your Cervical Screening (Smear Test)?

At the start of this week, I attended my cervical screening, or smear test. I’ve been trying to remember how many smear tests I’ve had before, and it must be around five or six now. I’m not sure, but I have been every time I’ve been sent the reminder letter,…

Little Tikes Fantastic Firsts Toy Review

Little Tikes recently sent us a couple of toys from their new #LittleTikesFantasticFirsts range to review. Now that B is seven months old, she’s going through firsts at a rate of knots – her first meal, her first teeth – now we’re just waiting for her to start crawling. As…

Living Arrows {2018} 44/53

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a…