Snapshot of the Week // Little Boy Blue

Family walk in winter

The sun shone and the wind cut right through you but it did nothing to ruin his enjoyment of playing out in the woods.  We also gave his new wellies a thorough road test – splashing in the river water, climbing up the banks, walking through the mud and jumping in EVERY puddle – and thankfully they passed with flying colours.  Shame that the same could not be said for the jeans!

Muddy Wellies

Pumpkin Patch

Magic Moments // Pumpkin Picking

I have never picked a pumpkin.  I don’t particularly like pumpkin so there has never been a need to.  But having a child means you have an excuse a reason to try new things.  I’d seen photos of friends that had gone pumpkin picking and it looked like good fun so I decided that we were going to give it a try. I had a romantic vision of fields full of autumnal colours, neat rows of pumpkins, and happy children skipping among them.  The reality was very, very, different.  Now, I have only watched Read on…

Dinosaurs Spinosaurus

Magic Moments // Oops a Daisy

Harry just can’t seem to keep himself out of the wars.  He has been constantly falling over his own feet.  I thought it was because his new trainers were too big but a friend told me it could just be that he is growing and losing his balance as everything recalculates.  It is an interesting theory but I haven’t verified it with Dr Google yet to know it to be true.  Two particular events last weekend just typify what is going on. We woke up early on Saturday and the sun was shining.  After Read on…

Autumn, Hawarden Farm Shop, Toddler, Outdoors

Perfect Start To Autumn

At this time of year you are never sure how many opportunities you are going to get to go outside and not come back frozen and looking like a drowned rat, so last weekend’s mild weather was a real surprise. Not ones to miss a chance to be outside, we threw our coats on, packed up the buggy and set off for an adventure. “We are going on a bear hunt….”  Well, at least that was how we sold it to H.  Our adventures always revolve around where we can Read on…