Can you believe it?! It certainly doesn't feel like eighteen months since I published my 101 in 1001 list. But here we are, more than halfway through those 1001 days! Mind-blowing stuff. I look back at what my goals were in November 2019 and I laugh. Not only because I so clearly didn't have a … Continue reading 101 in 1001 – we’re over halfway!
Hello! How was your April? We had a super-fun one around here, enjoying Easter, family visits, trips down to Auckland, and of course, spending time in our favourite place (Wonderview)! It was funny in a way (not haha funny) comparing this April with last. Last April we were in level 4 lockdown for almost the … Continue reading Five things in April
Mother's Day is just around the corner! I mentioned it to Amelie tonight and she got very excited, and promised she would make me a card and a present. That sounds good to me! That said, in our family we do tend to buy presents for both Mothers Day and Fathers Day, so I don't … Continue reading Gift ideas for Mothers Day
We recently did a little refresh of Amelie's room, which I'm so pleased with! The main driver behind reorganising it was the constant toy mess – this is surely the reason most parents end up changing up their children's rooms, right?! But as Amelie gets older, the toys she plays with, the way she plays, and … Continue reading Refreshing Amelie’s room
As we get closer to winter (or, as I call it, the Bad Times) I've realised that unless I take action now, autumn's going to be over without me even noticing. Unlike summer, I don't have long lists of things I absolutely have to do in order to feel like I've made the most of … Continue reading Nine ways to make the most of autumn