Living Arrows {2018} 51/53

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…

The Conundrum of your Second Child’s First Christmas

I’m very fortunate in that as well as a wonderful community of followers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter to show solidarity when I’m musing over various situations that come from having two children less than two years apart, I also have several ‘real life’ friends with a similar age gap…

The Christmas Tag

Seeing as Christmas less than two weeks away (whaaat?!) I thought today would be a good day to answer a few Christmas questions! Lauren from Scrapbook Blog tagged me to answer the questions below… What’s your favourite Christmas movie? I would say Love Actually, but I think I have possibly…

Living Arrows {2018} 50/53

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 // Christmas Lolly Stick Reindeer Craft

*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 a brand new book,  A Big Cheer for Wayne Dear by Richard Morrell, and we’ve made…

Decorating the Christmas Tree with The Christmas Forest

We were recently gifted a beautiful 6ft Nordmann Fir Christmas tree and stand by The Christmas Forest, which arrived last week. I was so excited to have a real Christmas tree as, aside from a few years ago when I rescued the school one which was going to be shredded,…

Living Arrows {2018} 49/53

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…