Baby boy and toddler boy clothes haul: La Redoute, Zara and H&M

As W gets closer to turning 2, he’s starting to outgrow a lot of his 18-24 month clothes. And his little brother is due in about 8 weeks time, we still need to get his newborn stuff down from the loft but every newborn needs some new clothes right? So… I’ve never bought anything from … Continue reading “Baby boy and toddler boy clothes haul: La Redoute, Zara and H&M”

Mini Spring haul: Zara toddler boy clothes

Just a quick one, W had been running out of clothes so I stocked up on a couple of bits in Zara this week… You’ll know from previous posts that I love Zara for W’s clothes… I find them Affordable/good value for money A bit different from the rest of the high St/supermarket offering Good … Continue reading “Mini Spring haul: Zara toddler boy clothes”

4 days and nights in Marrakesh (child-free!)

I’m not long back from a wonderful few days away in the amazing Marrakesh – I had to share it with you, it was such a nice break! I’d visited once before, for a night, about 10 years ago and it was great to go back and explore it some more… and do a lot … Continue reading “4 days and nights in Marrakesh (child-free!)”

Toddler W’s 2 and 3/4 update

This is late, as usual, but I wanted to write a quick update for W as it’s just under 3 months til he turns 3! Since his last update he just keeps getting better and better at talking! Very inquisitive little learner, full of questions…trying to get his head around dark, early mornings – ‘Is … Continue reading “Toddler W’s 2 and 3/4 update”

Hospital bags for labour are packed: checklist and tips 

With just over a week to go I’ve finally finished packing my hospital bags. Now last time around I packed a lot of stuff, got taken in and induced early (without my bags) so I didn’t really end up using much that I’d packed… I also didn’t shower there so didn’t use any of the … Continue reading “Hospital bags for labour are packed: checklist and tips “

Toddler W’s Autumn wardrobe: 12-18 months

W is nearly 16 months old and is still in 9-12 month bottoms, but 12-18 month tops…. we have a million T-shirts but as the weather is getting cooler it was time to get some new items for the next few months… First off, Zara – I really love their clothes… some of their long-sleeved … Continue reading “Toddler W’s Autumn wardrobe: 12-18 months”

Baby W’s wardrobe: 9-12 months old

Regular readers will know that I’ve been very tight when it comes to baby W’s clothes, if you read how much we spent in his first 6 months you’ll know that we’ve pretty much survived on gifts, hand-me-downs and bargains at NCT nearly new sales! Now I’m changing him 2-3 times a day as mealtimes … Continue reading “Baby W’s wardrobe: 9-12 months old”

Another NCT Nearly new sale haul!

My first NCT haul post is one of the most popular posts on my blog, so I figured you’d love to see what I got on my second visit last weekend… This time we arrived quite late as we had our underwater photo shoot at the same time, so who knows what bargains we missed … Continue reading “Another NCT Nearly new sale haul!”