Birthdays

Simple Birthday Card for a Boy

Simple Birthday Card for a Boy

After my domestic goddess failure for my son’s birthday, I thought I would actually share a minor success with you all – yes, I finally managed to make a card for someone AND fit it into an envelope You may have spotted that this blog is starting to get a little bit vintage and crafty on(…)

Domestic Goddess failure – again….

Domestic Goddess failure – again….

My son was seven this week. But he did, once upon a time look like this… Unfortunately, while he has been growing and developing, his mother has still found it impossible to turn into the domestic goddess that the cute little fella deserves. I prepared everything for him, from a great day out with the(…)

Forgetting birthdays: Its becoming a habit…

Forgetting birthdays: Its becoming a habit…

This is a collaborative post with Rapid Parcels as per our disclosure policy. I do believe I am going senile… Stuntboy was six a couple of weeks ago and I remembered that, but nothing else seems to be sticking. I can’t keep on blaming baby brain, school run senility isn’t quite as legitimate now is it?(…)

Happy fifth birthday Moshis!

Happy fifth birthday Moshis!

My kids now love me because a couple of weeks ago we went to a fifth birthday party. Not just any fifth birthday party though, one at Moshi Monster HQ; while the wonderfully clever people at Mind Candy think up their weird and whacky next series of Moshis. I am forty this year, but I(…)

Simple sweets to serve at a child’s party

Simple sweets to serve at a child’s party

This is a collaborative guest post. Please see my disclosure policy for full details. Although some parents feel the need to go a little crazy when throwing a birthday party for their children, particularly if it’s for a milestone birthday;you don’t have to go to extreme lengths or spend a lot of money to construct the(…)