On real life, my messy house, and what I choose …

Writing my All About Me in Autumn post earlier in the week has got me thinking about what I share, and how I share it. Since B has been born, I feel that my blog has become a bit formulaic; a mix of play and learning activities and reviews, and…

What happens at the 2 to 2.5 Year Check

Last week, M had her 2 to 2.5 year check with the Health Visitor. Before we went, I was unsure as to what to expect. Because of this, I thought I’d share our experience from last week in the hope that it might help others wondering what happens at the…

Getting back in shape after a C-section

Since having M, or even since before having M, I’ve been unhappy about the way my tummy looks. People have mistaken me for being pregnant on numerous occasions in the past. Cringe! Since having B and my second C-section almost six months ago, I’ve had the typical ‘mum tum’. I’ve…

Pondering Playtime // We’re Going on a Bear Hunt Tuff …

*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 I’ve created a lovely little sensory storytelling tuff spot to go alongside it.  …

Pondering Playtime // Toddle Waddle Seaside Tuff Spot

*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 a fun seaside themed tuff spot activity to go with it. Toddle Waddle –…

Our Baby’s Sleep Routine at Five Months

Okay, I’ve been a bit ambitious with the title of this post. We don’t really have any kind of ‘routine’ as such, as B’s sleep is very much baby-led. But she has formed a routine of sorts all by herself, so I thought I’d post about it as I’ve found…

Pondering Playtime // The Snail and the Whale Rock Painting

*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 . I’ve chosen a simple rock decorating activity to go alongside it. It’s a bit of…