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Letters To My Children

Paisley, now you are three.

Dearest Pais,  You are my wild child. You drive me batshit crazy most days with your antics… but I wouldn’t change you for the world. Every morning, you wake with giggles and smiles, not just for me and Daddy, but you go off in…

January 14, 2019
Letters To My Children

Paisley, now you are 2.

To my sweet, sassy Paisley on your second birthday, I’ve never been sure how to be a girl mum. I don’t like pink and I’m not a girly girl, and I hate that girls are targeted with all that sickly stuff in shops. People laughed when we found out you were going to be…

January 11, 2018

Girls 2nd Birthday Gift Guide

Having a birthday right around Christmas makes an already tricky person to buy for, even more tricky. Paisley, our soon to be 2 year old, falls right into that category. She already has so much that was Dexter’s or her cousin’s and we’ve just had…

December 26, 2017
Letters To My Children

Dexter, Now you are 4

Dear Dexter, Last month you turned four years old. I think this has been the first year you’ve really understood that you were getting a bit older, or bigger, as you put it. We spent the day before your birthday at Wicksteed Park in…

July 12, 2017

Birthday traditions.

It’s occurred to me that it will be Dexter’s first birthday in just over 5 weeks. Of course we will be marking the occasion with  a gathering of some kind, but I would like to start some kind of tradition. I’ve often seen on…

April 27, 2014