Let the Family Time Commence

A short post to express how very excited I am! I have literally been counting the sleeps until today. This is the first time since Baby D’s arrival, some thirteen weeks ago, that Daddy D is going to be off for more than just a weekend. We now have Daddy…

Mummy and Baby D’s Big Day Out

A rainy, blustery day in Edinburgh couldn’t stop our mini adventures today. After many successful days out as a family, I thought it would be fun to try a baby day out solo, well kind of, we did manage to sneak a visit to Daddy’s work!

Books Books Books

In preparation for Baby D I literally filled the house with books! Hard books, soft books, picture books all kinds of books. As a teacher I love books and learning through books. Until baby arrived I had never really experienced how influential books can be!

Our First Night away as a Family

Travel cot- check, all of baby’s bedding and comforters from crib- check, most of baby’s wardrobe- check, an entire pack of nappies- check, bottles – check, cleaning brush – check, formula – check, playmat and large bag of toys – check and finally a small backpack with all mummy and…

The Joys of a Teacher

Since I was about six years old I have wanted to be a teacher, I loved to play teachers when I was wee and would make all my teddies sit through endless hours of lessons! Now that the school term has officially started I am starting to feel like I…