Last Saturday we ticked off another of Rowan’s milestones. We purchased his first pair of shoes. It was a very exciting experience for everyone involved, particularly me as I love shoes. We’ve waited as long as possible to purchase his first shoes and were determined not to buy Rowan any until… View Post

I love lavender. It has to be up there with my favourite smells and it really does relax me and help me sleep at night time. As this is the case, we decided to go to a HUGE lavender farm. At the beginning of the summer I’d put it on… View Post

A couple of weeks ago we went strawberry picking for the first time, it was brilliant, a perfect family activity for the summer. In fact it was so brilliant that we went two Saturday’s in a row and plan to go back again soon, although strawberry season ends this month. I’ve never… View Post

Yes, I realise it’s Thursday but time has flown by since Sunday afternoon. We’re really lucky where we live at the moment. Within about a three minute walk of our house (I’m sure this will get longer once Rowan’s toddling around), we have miles and miles of relatively unused Ministry of… View Post