Being a poorly mum is not an option

Being ill when you’re a mum is rubbish. Whereas in a pre mummy life, I would have taken myself off to bed with enough trashy magazines to last mefor the duration or headed for a hot bath with something medicinal, these options no longer apply with a toddler to consider. E has been poorly for the last few days, some virus. She was very clingy, tired, no appetite and generally under the weather. But being… View Post

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Angelina Ballerina Books Review

As I mentioned in a previous post, when I am not blogging or running around after E, I like to enter the occasional competition. A week ago I entered a competition on twitter to win an Angelina Ballerina book bundle on the Autumn Publishing Twitter page. Angelina Ballerina is a very adorable ballet dancing cartoon mouse, created by author Katharine Holabird. For those of you that haven’t hear of Autumn Publishing, they are a market… View Post

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Silent Sunday 18/05/14

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Bubble fun!

Everyone loves bubbles, not just kids. I love bubbles and I enjoy watching E get really excited by them. Popping bubbles is a great game that she loves to play. Bubbles are not only fun, but they are great for boosting eye-hand coordination and gross motor skills for toddlers. As we have had nice weather these last couple of days, E has been playing in the garden none stop. She always ask’s me to blow… View Post

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Starry Night by Vincent Van Gough – mini masterpiece

Galt are encouraging people to get creative and make their own mini masterpieces inspired by Vincent Can Gough’s Starry Night. E absolutely loves arts and crafts and was excited to try something new. At the beginning of the year Galt asked famous artist Ed Chapman to recreate Andy Warhol’s Marilyn Monroe portrait using arts and crafts materials by Galt toys, this showcased that amazing art work can be created with the right materials and good imagination.… View Post

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