Planning a minion birthday party

Leo is 2! My baby boy is growing so fast, before I know it he will be kitted out in a cute little uniform and be starting school. Let’s not talk about that now though…

A week of smiles #7

I am a day late this week, oops! Last week was crazy busy and it was Leo’s second birthday on Saturday. We had an amazing day and Leo loved his minion themed birthday party (I…

Tomorrow you are two

To my beautiful boy,I can’t believe it but yet it is true.Tomorrow is your birthday,Tomorrow you are two. Two years ago we were yet to meet,You were still a baby in my tummy,I was as…

A trip to our favourite place

Ahh Swansea, how I love thee. It may not be the prettiest of cities and it may desperately be in need of a massive cash injection but this city is surrounded by some of the…

A week of smiles #6

I have had such a busy week! Sometimes life as a stay at home mum, miles away from family and close friends can be really horrible and lonely. This week has been the complete opposite,…

Tales from the potty: Chapter 2

Spotting the signs. It has been a few weeks since my last tales from the potty post and things are progressing, slowly. Leo is continuing to get to grips with all his toilet vocabulary but…

One Lovely Blog Award

I have been nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award, yay! Before my nomination I had no idea what this award was or it’s history and to be honest, I am still not sure. The…

Baby feeding rooms – a help or hindrance to breastfeeding mums?

This week is world breastfeeding week, there are lots of different things going on to celebrate, help, encourage and support breastfeeding mums. Although there is an official blog scavenger hunt going on, I thought I would write a…

My monthly bucket list – August

Another month has been and gone and I can not believe it is now August..August!!! July has been a month of ups and downs. We found out our cat Blue passed away and I have…

A week of smiles #5

It’s Sunday again so it is time for another week of smiles. This week has been hard work, Leo is poorly with a chest and ear infection so I have pretty much just been cuddling him all…

Top tips for coping with a poorly toddler

The last 5 days have been so stressful, they have really challenged me and put my parenting skills to the test. My lovely Leo has yet again got an ear infection but to make matters…

Introducing Jessy the kitten

Yes, you read that right. We’ve got a new kitten! Meet Jessy everyone. Deciding to get another cat after what happened to our boy Blue wasn’t easy. After we got that dreaded phone call from…

A week of smiles #4

I absolutely love this time of the week. I get to just curl up on my sofa, check back through my diary and look at my pictures and reflect on all the things that have…

Review: Wilton Bradley beach tent

I can hardly believe it but it has been a whole month since we got back from our first family holiday in Majorca. As you can probably imagine, I massively over packed.  We had 2 suitcases full…

A week of smiles #3

This week has been so fun! You may have noticed I have not blogged much this past week. The reason for this simply being me and Leo have been too busy enjoying some quality time…