As a family we spend as much time as possible outside, whatever the weather, throughout the year. Because of this we need to be protected from the elements all year round and have coats that suit the season too. Thankfully, winter has now pretty much passed and to get us ready for our spring adventures
Everyone always told me that kids go through school shoes like they go through hot dinners but I didn’t believe them until Little Man started school. Since then, a year and a half ago, we have had to replace his black shoes for school every term – and that isn’t even an exaggeration. Wherever we
LP and Little Man love World Book Day – it something they look forward to each year. This year World Book Day is on 7th March and FancyDress.com sent the children beautiful costumes from their range to get them ready for the day.
We absolutely love Christmas in our house and, as you can imagine, the preparations are in full swing. The Christmas day arrangements have been made, the dinner has been ordered, gifts have been bought and the wrapping will soon commence. So we can turn our thoughts to other parts of Christmas – the parties, the
As a parent it’s not surprising that I am always thinking about the children. Their needs always come before mine and during the summer months I will cover them in suncream before I even think to do my own. As a redhead I am pretty paranoid about the sun – reapplying suncream every few hours,
LP and Little Man are typical children – they hardly ever sit still, they are always running, jumping and climbing and, unlike the rest of their bodies, their feet just keep on growing. This summer Chipmunks sent the children a pair of sandals each which they couldn’t wait to put on.
It’s no secret that LP loves My Little Pony – it’s her main love in life – so when The Original Muck Boot Company sent her a pair of their Hasbro My Little Pony Hale Outdoor Boots to try she couldn’t wait to get them out of the box.
LP and Little Man are very much ready for going back to school now. They miss their friends, they want to have school dinners and they want to see what adventures Reception and Year Two will bring.
Each year, as the children get older, we start to think of them going back to school and I think it’s only natural, as parents, to prepare, plan and get things ready just to make life as easy as possible. But this year our back to school plans take on a whole new emphasis as