“He’s ONLY 2?! No way, I would have said he’s at least 4!!” “Yep, yeah, I hear that a lot. He is, um, very big for his age…” Well, with parents measuring in at 6″4, and 5″10, he was never destined to be small. On the day he was born, he had already outgrown the … More As The Mother Of A Big Toddler
Hi my darling, As I type this, your big brother and I are sat in a boat house in Abu Dhabi as your Daddy retrieves a rental car to get us back home to Dubai. Your brother has not napped, so is in a hugely grumpy mood, kicking up a fuss each time an advert … More A Little Note Of Love To Baby Girl
I never really put much thought into the importance of my birthday for my parents when I was little. As a child, it was MY birthday after all. A day of excitement, wholly centered on me. How wonderful! No, I really didn’t come to understand the importance of a child’s birthday, until I became a … More In Love With…Delicious Birthday’s By Magnolia Bakery
Yep. We all know that pregnancy is a “beautiful time” in a woman’s life. The growing baby within you. The feeling of being completely at one with nature. The, uh, “glow” (I don’t glow). And of course your little darling’s impressive capability to kick you square in the bladder at the most inappropriate of times … More Eight Lesser Known Facts About Pregnancy – According To Me!
I love March for many reasons; the weather perks up, the New Year gets itself into full swing, and the loveliest of all in my opinion – its a month for celebrating mothers as Mother’s Day approaches. This year, I’ve teamed up with the wonderful Dubai based photographer, Emma Staples. I’ve followed Emma on Facebook and Instagram (emmastaplesphotography) for … More Celebrating Mother’s Day With Emma Staples Photography
Camping with a toddler, yes indeed. I should add too that I am also 8 months pregnant, so really really, what could go wrong?! When I tell people that I live in Dubai, their immediate reaction is usually to ask about the glitz, the glamour and the champagne lifestyle. Yes, once upon a time in … More Camping With A Toddler – What Could Go Wrong?!