Here we are sporting stripes – we love stripes. I always seem to buy Francis clothes with stripes and likewise for myself. Unintentional matching attire.I am aware the nature of this coordinating will one day be a reminder to Francis that his mum was particular with outfits (or just a little crazy) Click here for… More Timeless Stripes.
Good Morning :) It is a rainy bank holiday Monday morning here. I am the only one downstairs at the moment which is very strange for Francis as he is usually up before anyone. I am a huge morning person I love the uncertainty of what my day may hold and this morning is especially… More Simple Sunday.
Feeling bloated most of the time and in need of a health kick, I have found I am wearing anything baggy to disguise how I feel. The boyfriend shirt Is an ideal go-to when I feel this way, unlike most of my baggy t-shirts or oversized smocks I don’t feel like I am deliberatly trying… More The Bf Shirt.
Movie club is in full swing, the snacks are out and we are snuggled on the sofa. We are mirroring one of our typical winter afternoons .. only it is summer! Although I am tiring of play-doh sweet shop and Disney classics, I am sick of seeing my house looking like soft play and I… More Movie club, snuggles and the never ending rain.
Drifting through the long days, the hard days and the days I wish would last longer. A month that should be embraced with BBQ’s, picnics and soaking up the sun. My doors should be wide open to let the warm air bleed through, my evenings should be long and I should be able to smell… More Summertime Sadness
Francis and I have made the most of the summer rain fall, and spent the morning jumping in puddles. Of course after all that running and jumping up and down I couldn’t resit a coffee shop a mocha was far too tempting. Sitting down in our usual spot we talked about the puddles and the… More You are a parent – you are doing great.
There are times in my week when not even a peaceful coffee and a good book can see me through the manic days. This is when nature and the great outdoors rescues me from all that is crazy. Looking out into the distance at all the long corn and the vast space around me, the… More We found our space.
Hello there, I have just arrived home after a long family visit to Cambridge. It has been so lovely catching up with my sisters and family/friends. It is all very exciting there at the moment as my younger sister is expecting her first baby in under 3 weeks time now! It feels so strange passing… More Cambridge trip, family fun and that marigold dress!
This evening I have been searching the internet for clothes for Francis. I am extremely fussy with his outfits and try to avoid clothing with massive boy cliches like monsters, tractors, cars, diggers… (you get the idea) Francis adores these things (apart from monsters) and a few of his tshirts have these on. I just… More Toddler Style
Every now and then I look through old photo’s and find myself spending hours getting lost in memories. I do this with baby pictures of Francis quite a lot, mostly because the fear of him growing to fast can be slightly over whelming at times. So sat at my messy desk, surrounded by empty coffee… More Pause.