Tag Archives: Baby

Photo a Day July: Day 7 – Grandmum

Most Mondays we spend some time with Grandmum (my mother in law). Today we went to Ashton Park in West Kirby. We strolled round the pond, fed the ducks and played in the playground (well Penny did anyway). I didn’t … Continue reading

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Photo a Day July: Day 6 – Considerate

I didn’t get to watch all the tennis this afternoon as I had things to do. But I did manage to sit down with my feet up for a bit during the third set. Penny, very considerately, decided that she … Continue reading

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Photo a Day July: Day 5 – Box

Proof that, as every parent knows, whatever you give a small child, they will always be more interested in the packaging. To be fair she did have a play on the swing as well. I had a photo all planned … Continue reading

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Photo a Day July: Day 1 – Snot

A few years ago we went on holiday to Mull. We loved the scenery, we loved the wildlife, we took lots of photos with our point and click camera, and we were disappointed with the end results. As a consequence … Continue reading

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I Love Charity Shops

What can you buy for £40 when out clothes shopping these days? A dress? A couple of pairs of jeans? A pair of shoes? Maybe, but often even these basics cost a lot more. It’s what has put me off … Continue reading

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My new mum technology top ten

People were having babies before mobile phones. People were having babies before computers. People were having babies before rail travel or telephones were invented. People were having babies before we even lived in houses or discovered fire. That doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Sleeping like a baby

A fantastic thing has happened. Four weeks ago I was despairing. Penny was sleeping terribly. She had been for nearly two months and the waking and needing to be settled pretty much every hour of the night had exhausted me … Continue reading

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Baby’s First Trip Away

This week we have been away visiting my parents. It was the first time we have been away with Penny overnight so I was quite nervous about how it would go. What would she be like on the long journey? … Continue reading

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