Life with Our Little Adventurer

I have not been on top of the blog for the last few weeks as Baby D has decided to check off half his Wee Red Book in the space of about a week. He has started crawling- far too efficiently, he can sit himself…

‘We are One’ Baby D’s Naming Ceremony 

It’s official Baby D has a name. Lewis Ronald D, Lewis after Lou Reed my husband’s musical hero and Ronald after my late Grandad. The day was so much more than even I could have imagined. So many wonderful people came along to celebrate the…

The Joys of Getting a Baby to Sleep

You are almost certainly going to have sleepless nights with a baby. We are lucky to have such a chilled baby in general but even our wee angel had his moments in the early days- and still does to be fair. We are at a…

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!