family life

my toddler no longer needs me

my toddler no longer needs me

That’s right my toddler no longer needs me. I mean don’t get me wrong in some ways she does. She isn’t making her own dinners at 2 years old. But for some every day things I’m suddenly being made redundant. Over the weekend i realised […]

Ping Pong, Holiday Blues and Slimming World #littleloves

Ping Pong, Holiday Blues and Slimming World #littleloves

This week has been pretty standard with full time work for Adam and I and a full week are Nursery for Olivia. But after the last few weekends being pretty chilled this one has been pretty jam packed. Friday night saw me and the girls […]

Getting back into routine and finding a balance

Getting back into routine and finding a balance

And I’m back. After totally abandoning the blog over the last two months. It’s been a really busy time for us but we are now getting back into a routine. I think routine is just as important for us grown-ups/parents as it is children. May […]

Roller Skating Fun #livingarrows 19/52

Roller Skating Fun #livingarrows 19/52

Adam and I have hijacked Olivia’s photo this week which was taken ob Saturday when we took her roller skating for the first time. Even though she looked like Bambi on ice she loved it. The whole way round she squealed with excitement. She loved it […]

Peppa Pig World, Cake Making and Cocktails #littleloves

Peppa Pig World, Cake Making and Cocktails #littleloves

This week has literally been a whirlwind. There just haven’t been enough hours in the day and my to do list is enormous. But it has all been worth it. Wednesday was Olivia’s Birthday so we headed off to Peppa Pig. We all had a […]

Proud owners of an almost two year old

Proud owners of an almost two year old

Wow  were did those last two years go? I find myself full of mixed emotions as Olivia’s 2nd birthday approaches. It feels like just yesterday i held our newborn baby girl in my arms. I wish that time would stand still and she wouldn’t grow […]

Living Arrows 18/52

Living Arrows 18/52

Olivia is at the age were she wants to be involved in everything that Adam and I do. ‘Me help’ and ‘Me do it’ are often heard several times a day. Which means that things take a lot longer that usual most of the time, […]

London Adventures – Me and Mine April 2017

London Adventures – Me and Mine April 2017

April went by in a blur. The start of the month saw me celebrating my birthday and as April draws to an end the plans for Olivia and Adam’s birthdays are well underway. This month we have enjoyed lots of fun family says out, including […]

fitbit charge 2, gilmore girls and slimming world hash #littleloves

fitbit charge 2, gilmore girls and slimming world hash #littleloves

I’m later that normal with the weeks little loves. To be honest I have neglected the blog a bit this week. Apart from doing some work in the garden last weekend and visiting our friends and their newborn baby this week has consisted of working […]

Easter Nests, Wedding Parcels and Spotify  #littleloves

Easter Nests, Wedding Parcels and Spotify #littleloves

We had a fab Easter weekend baking, playing in the garden and having adventures. We definitely made the most of the time off work. But Tuesday was soon up on us and work was calling. Much to Olivia’s dismay. She has been so upset going […]