Author Archives: oliveadams

Going on Holiday: Top tips on what & how to pack

Truth is there are lots of different things you can pack for your holidays and it all depends on where you’re going. In our case we are on a long old road trip from London, up and through Scotland and … Continue reading

Posted in Baby, Food, Holiday, List, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Going on Holiday: What to take on a long car journey – limited tech

I’m not a hippy, but I have to admit kid’s exposure to tech & screens these days drives me a little crazy. This coming from someone who sits in-front of the computer for most of the day. Ha! And yes … Continue reading

Posted in Baby, development, Holiday, kids | Leave a comment

5 years old! Our first wobbly tooth

It is with great pride, but also a certain level of shock that I announce, that Lolo has here first wobbly tooth! Lower front. I didn’t think this kinda stuff happened til at least 8 or 9! My baby’s growing … Continue reading

Posted in Baby | Leave a comment

Whipping it out

AJ has potty trained since Christmas. I.e. for 2 months, he’s 2 and a half years old. To my knowledge he’s always practiced peeing sitting down. Last week we were out and about in a playground and he needed to … Continue reading

Posted in development, Firsts | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Holy golden rabbit pooh! naps & reading

It’s been an amazing few months. Lolo started school in September. My friend had told me that once they start school they learn to read. I mean obviously, but she assured me that it happened almost as soon as they … Continue reading

Posted in Firsts, kids, mile stones | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mild success

AJ recognised the painting as daddy. It’s not finished but at least it seems to be moving in the right direction. Apparently he looks a bit evil and ill… and like Freddy Mercury. Ahahahahaha

Posted in Childcare, fun, happiness | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Mum did next

So imagine this. The day before I made bold moves to do some of the things I loved. I ate some great food, looked up some art, saw my daughter in her first ever play, downloaded some music, went out … Continue reading

Posted in Childcare, fun, happiness, Women | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment