I have always been a keeper of little things that hold memories. I have always kept birthday cards from landmark birthdays, train tickets from special days out and little trinkets from special occasions. Earlier this week I came across our box of keepsakes from when Amelia was born.I hadn't looked at it for a while… Continue reading What’s in our baby keepsake box
Mr P has always been a big cycling fan. Over the years I have learnt all of the cycling lingo and even got a bit involved myself after a moment of madness and signing up for the Ride London 100 cycle ride a few years ago. It ended up being a brilliant summer preparing for… Continue reading The beginning of the family cycling days
For the past two weeks I have been on annual leave from work. It has been heaven. After returning to work in September following 10 months maternity leave this has been the longest time I have had off work since then. Working part time off course means that I get those few days when i… Continue reading My holiday photo round up
This weekend we celebrated Mother's Day in the best way possible. With my family and a few glasses of the bubbly stuff! In a week where I think we have all hugged our loved ones for a little bit longer following recent events it seemed only perfect timing for some quality family time. After a… Continue reading Mother’s Day 2017: A steam train ride and bubbles in the play park.
Since learning to walk Miss P has mostly spent the time running around at home. Now that the weather is getting better and Spring is around the corner it is great to get out and about and let her run free. Last weekend we went to Emberton Park. It is about a ten minute drive… Continue reading Small one on the move
This year will be my second Mother's Day. I remember not really thinking much about it before the day. It hadn't registered in my head that Mother's Day was related to me apart from how it normally was and celebrating it with my mum. Mother's Day was a day to celebrate my own Mum and… Continue reading Mother’s Day: Now I am a Mum
We never had any cousins growing up. There were 3 of us siblings so we were never short of company but I always remember thinking it would be great to have cousins who we could visit and spend time with. So many of my friends seemed to have cousins who they went to visit and… Continue reading Cousin Love