Ice-cream partying

With being back at work, I’ve not been able to put a post out for a while. We’ve had a lot going on with Gem over the last few weeks. We have started the early states of potty training and she seems to be enjoying participating in potty-like activities. In addition, Gem has discovered car […]

Back to the land of work – pros & cons

Dear Lovely Reader It’s been a minute as I’ve not written a post in a while. Things have been quite busy and project abode seems to have taken over every waking minute. Check out pictures of Gem’s room here. Gem started nursery and loves it. I dropped her off one day and she hit the […]

Anniversary celebrations – Olympic style

Happy Monday. Yesterday, Gem, ‚̧Throb and I spent the day at the Olympic park watching the 2012 Paralympic stars shine once again in such an amazing setting. I got these Olympic anniversary tickets to celebrate our own one year of being married and it turned out to be a wonderful family outing. Gem was stunned […]

A royal new mum

For the first time Kate Middleton seemed nervous. Through the engagement, the wedding, she seemed totally relaxed and in control. However, being a first time mum is tough and being a first time mum in front of the world’s media is an experience I cannot fathom with my little brain. Her hair was nicely blow-dried […]

Letter to my one-year old Gem

My darling daughter I can’t believe you’re one today. Wow!! Such a year it’s been. You are: – a miracle – chatty, making the funniest noises ever – stunning – very sociable – crawling – clapping – doing great at your nursery settling in sessions so far – loving more space in our new home […]

New Herts Life and more

Project Abode – the commencement of life in Hertfordshire – has officially taken over our lives. We have finally completed on our house and the renovation project is in full swing. For those of you who’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll remember this post here about tips on looking for a family […]