Category Archives: Handmade

what we did: bramhall park


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what we did: afternoon at lyme park

Photos courtesy of my very clever husband.

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These little faces make me happier than I ever thought I could be. And here’s the one that started it all:

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sew mama, sew

Shh, don’t tell anyone – I’m having a fling. Don’t worry, it’s nothing scandalous – I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time with my sewing machine. As I wrote a couple of years ago, I acquired a refurbished Brother … Continue reading

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DIY mei tai

It may not have escaped your notice that I am passionate about babywearing. I love carrying Lucas in a sling and I cherish each trip we take as a slinging duo, knowing that we’re getting closer to the day when … Continue reading

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10 months old

Well, this is a bit late. Lucas is nearly 11 months old now and I took these photos about two weeks ago. But here they are!  I’m really pleased with them. My dad has given us his Nikon D40 camera, … Continue reading

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birthday invite

Lucas is not turning one just yet, but it’s coming quickly! He’ll be one at the end of April and we’re having a small family get-together to celebrate. I saw a lovely invite on Pinterest, but unfortunately I couldn’t locate … Continue reading

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what we did – august 10th

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what we did – august 2nd

Another lovely day with Lucas, I’m already thinking of how much I’ll miss him when I go back to work. He woke up at 8.45am making ‘eh, eh’ sounds and gave me a huge grin when I leaned over his … Continue reading

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Favourite things

Lucas’s favourite things My favourite things …oh, and a bit of this!  

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