• Helping children transition from nursery to school

    August 13, 2016

    September 2016 is when our girls will enter full time school. I feel pretty sad about this. Mainly because they seem too little to be going into school full time, but also because I know the majority of their time will now be spent away from me and their daddy.  Of course, I know everyone…

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  • Our embryos

    Please stop growing up!

    July 7, 2016

    It seems like only yesterday when your daddy and I first stepped foot inside the IVF clinic where we were to witness first-hand the amazing of creation of life. Your lives.  We feel so very lucky that we actually saw you both as embryos. How many other parents can actually say that? We held hands when…

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  • Introducing Oak Furniture Land's Nursery Range

    February 17, 2016

    Knowing what furniture to buy when you’re expecting a baby can be quite over whelming. From deciding what style of cot to get to whether or not you should invest in one that can later be used as a cot bed. You’ll also need to think about what type of mattress will go into your…

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  • To invite the whole class or not? Birthday Party Dilemma!

    January 26, 2016

    R and M, our twin girls started nursery in September. They were just over three and a half years old and thankfully have settled in well. They’re soon to be four years old and this has left me wondering what to do about the girls birthday. Not long after starting nursery the girls and the…

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  • Nursery School Update

    December 8, 2015

    The girls have been going to nursery now since the beginning of September. To read how their first day went click here. In the run up to them starting nursery I was really anxious. They’ve always been looked after at home by a family member. They’ve never been away from mummy and daddy, and they’ve…

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  • The girls first day at nursery school! Part 2

    September 9, 2015

    Following on from this morning’s post I thought I would write an update about how the girls found their first day at nursery school.  I think we’re lucky that they have morning sessions as they’re up early enough and it means that when they start full time school, they’ll be used to getting up in the…

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  • The girls first day at nursery school! Part 1

    September 9, 2015

    I’m sitting at my desk as I write this.  The house is quiet and I’m not quite sure what to do with myself! Today is the day that our girls start nursery.  My husband and I have been preparing them for weeks for this day. We’ve read them books about starting school, told them their teachers…

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  • Don't wish your baby's life away

    August 17, 2015

    All of a sudden my three year old twin girls seem very grown up. They can now climb up the climbing wall in the park all by themselves. They can walk across the wobbly chain bridge without me holding onto them. They can hold pretty intelligent conversations and they ask sensible, intriguing questions. Every morning…

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  • First day at nursery box

    August 13, 2015

    As most people who read my blog probably know by now, our twins are due to start nursery in September. I want to celebrate this with them and let them both know how proud I am of them for being brave and staying at nursery without mummy and daddy. I’ve been thinking of ways that…

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