• Book Love: The Girls’ Guide to Homemaking by Amy Bratley

    Jess McGlynn October 12, 2012

    I find it very difficult to pass judgement on a book until I’ve finished reading it as I have, on occasion, found a book I’ve written off after the first chapter but by the end I’m shouting about how brilliant it was.  So although the…

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  • Animals (See it Snap it Love it)

    Jess McGlynn October 11, 2012

    I knew straightaway which photos I wanted to use for this week’s See it Snap it Love it theme of ‘animals’. As you may know, we got two rabbits in May and they are still as much a novelty now for the kids as they were…

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  • The Gallery: Yellow

    Jess McGlynn October 10, 2012

    I love this photo of Eli – the fact that I don’t know whether he was trying to smell the flower, inspect it just that little bit closer or have a cheeky taste!Either way, it’s become a firm favourite!

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  • The best passport photo?

    Jess McGlynn October 9, 2012

    When Meg was 3 months old, we went on holiday to Spain with my parents.  In the build up to a holiday with a baby, one of the issues we obviously had to tackle was that of her passport.I did a limited amount of aimless…

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  • No going back…

    Jess McGlynn October 8, 2012

    So, we did it – we filled in Meg’s school application form online and sent it off to the Council.  So there’s no going back now!We’ve taken a slight risk in not putting our catchment school down as one of our three choices but without…

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  • Book Love

    Jess McGlynn October 5, 2012

    I hope if you’ve landed on this page it’s because you’ve just read a review sharing some Book Love!I started this linky so that for those bloggers out there who simply love reading, we could share our recommendations and reviews with each other.Each linky is…

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  • BIG Questions

    Jess McGlynn October 4, 2012

    When I was at college, every Wednesday I would go along to a local primary school and help out with their year two class.  I have a very clear memory of this one time, during a science class, when one of the little 7 year…

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  • Colour (See it Snap it Love it)

    Jess McGlynn October 3, 2012

    I was a bit puzzled over what I could do for the theme of ‘colour’.  As anyone with small children will be able to identify with, our house is full of bright colours due to the overflow of toys.  But that seemed too obvious.In the…

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  • Syria’s Children: Untold Atrocities

    Jess McGlynn September 26, 2012

    As I’m sat here writing this, my two beautiful children are playing on the floor next to me.  They are giggling together about something and look as if they don’t have a care in the world.  They don’t, and I pray that it stays that…

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  • Day Out: Peppa Pig World (Paultons Park)

    Jess McGlynn September 24, 2012

    Some of you may know that we made the *ahem* wise decision to go camping for three nights in the second week of September.  The main purpose of this adventure was to take Meg to Peppa Pig World as a special treat.In order to get…

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  • Sparkle (See it, Snap it, Love it)

    Jess McGlynn September 19, 2012

    Whilst on a visit to Tutbury Castle, Meg noticed a face painting stand.  Lots of little girls were becoming beautiful butterflies and the boys scary lions or cheeky pirates. We queued for a while with Meg chattering on about how beautiful Snow White had been.…

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