As soon as you get engaged, your head’s going to be in the clouds, floating around on the breeze in a happy daze. This is natural, and exactly as it should be – but it could lead to some truly disastrous oversights. Some things are a given – you’ll probably remember your partner’s ring, you most likely won’t forget to send out your invitations, you shouldn’t let ordering a cake slip you by – but there are a great many seemingly trivial details you could all too easily overlook when it comes to choosing and organising your wedding music. Music… [Read More]
Like most children, my four year old twins love music. Ever since they were babies, I’ve sung songs to them. I’ve played various musical instruments to them such as shakers, tambourines and drums. They even have a mini piano which was a bargain buy that I’m very proud of! We have a dedicated drawer in our living room that’s full of musical instruments. Of course, they’ve kind of grown out of some of the instruments, but I keep them just in case! My husband loves his music too so he’s always playing songs on his speaker to the girls. It’s… [Read More]
Following on from my ‘Can a routine be flexible post’ I thought I would write a little update. I mentioned in that post that I would be taking the girls to the Techniquest Toddler Day. Well, we didn’t manage to go, however we did manage to fill our days with some other activities. I work Mondays and Tuesdays so I like to take full advantage of the rest of the week and try to get out and do things and go places that I think the girls will enjoy. On Wednesday we went to soft play (post all about that… [Read More]
I thought I would share with you what I have bought our twins for their first birthday, without recommending specific brands or products. Here goes: * Blocks. Our girls have blocks already but the ones I have bought for them are a little different to ones I have seen before. They have these blocks at baby group and the girls really enjoy playing with them. They are little plastic blocks that click together, but the top of the blocks all have something different in them. For example, one has sequins in under a clear plastic window. M, particularly liked this one. Another,… [Read More]
Pop Party 10 is made up of 22 tracks: 1. PSY – GANGNAM STYLE 2. CARLY RAE JEPSON – CALL ME MAYBE 3. MAROON 5 – PAYPHONE 4. TULISA – YOUNG 5. ONE DIRECTION – WHAT MAKES YOU BEAUTIFUL 6. JUSTIN BIEBER – BOYFRIEND 7. CHERYL – CALL MY NAME 8. NE-YO – LET ME LOVE YOU (UNTIL YOU LEARN TO LOVE YOURSELF) 9. JESSIE J – DOMINO 10. WILL.I.AM FEAT. EVA SIMONS – THIS IS LOVE 11. FUN FEAT. JANELLE MONAE – WE ARE YOUNG 12. THE WANTED- CHASING THE SUN 13. RIHANNA – WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN 14…. [Read More]
Twin daddy and I are absolutely delighted to have been shortlisted for the Best New Blog category at the Wales Blog Awards! The 2012 Blog Awards will be held on 20th September at Cardiff’s Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. The awards are in it’s third year and will be decided by a panel of judges made up of bloggers and experts from the web world in Wales. The overall Best Blog category will shortly be open for public vote, so if you enjoy my blog please vote for me!