Summer is well and truly here in the UK. Wimbledon is entering the second week; the world cup has entered the final stages and it’s almost time for the British Grand Prix. We had our school Fête this weekend and although it rained pretty much the whole time, there was something rather wonderful, watching people … More A story of 3 Dresses 🙂
Do you remember this from my last post? Well I finally finished my blanket for little miss just in time for her birthday. Here’s a close up She had a lovely day. While she was asleep I blew up some balloons so that when we came down in the morning she could play with them … More Granny Square and birthday fun
Last week you may remember that I showed you tow cardigans that I was making for Little Miss. Well I managed to finished one of them. I took the pattern from this book (Cute and Easy Crocheted Baby Clothes) and enjoyed crocheting my first cardigan. Would you like to see the end result? Here it is. … More Cardigan number 1……tick!
I have been knitting for almost 8 years now and crocheting for about 2. Every now and again, I’m surprised by how different the two crafts are. One of these moments happened to me earlier this week. I’m trying to make Little Miss a couple of cardies as she’s grown (10 month olds will do … More The difference a needle makes
Little man doesn’t start nursery until the end of the month so although Autumn has now well and truly hit, our summer holidays are still going. I’ve been desperately trying to find things to do to keep little man entertained. We’ve been putting together a scrap book, party for LM so he can look back … More Paradise Park
We aren’t going away this year (I decided it would be too much with Little Miss) but we still wanted to make the most of the Summer so decided to have a few day trips, lunches out etc. Here’s a few pictures of one of my favourites: Brook farm Little man had fun feeding the … More Snapshot of Summer
With the Summer Holidays in full swing, finding things to do with Little man has been a challenge (isn’t it always?). Well yesterday we decided to go and visit hubby at work. He works in London so on the way home, we decided to stop off at the Museum of Childhood. It was amazing! It’s … More The Museum of Childhood