Snapshots & Adventures


Gro-Light Review – Gro Company

We were recently asked if we would be interested in reviewing something from the Gro Company, because we already use a gro sleeping bag I decided to try out the Gro-Light. Recently Clementine has been ill and hasn’t been sleeping very well and luckily this showed up just in time. Instead of having to turn on a really bright light we used this which gave us just enough light to be able to deal with her without having to turn on the main light. It’s also great to keep on as she  ...

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Weekend in Dublin

Last weekend we were in Dublin visiting family. In total there were 23 of us! It was also the first time Clementine had met most of them! The journey to Dublin was rather epic – we set off at 7am and actually arrived to our hotel at 8pm! We were travelling with other family members and we all drove up to Holyhead to get the ferry over to Dublin. However shortly after getting on the M40 there was an accident and we sat still on the motorway for over 2 hours, which meant we missed our  ...

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Days Out

Sky Garden – London

Having grown up in North Devon, London has always appealed to me. I really like going there, and we are lucky in that we only live 25 minutes by train from it. I really want to start taking Clem to more places in London, last year we went to Corams Fields and just last week I took her to the Sky Garden. It was somewhere that I’d been wanting to go for a while now but just never got round to it. My friend Rhia was also interested so I booked us tickets to go. It’s free, which is  ...

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Mama Life, Parenting

Things I’ve done as a parent

Before I became a parent I had no idea what I was getting myself into. Obviously I knew about things like nappy changing, not getting a lot of sleep, having a messy house but some of these I had no idea about! So here is a list of just some of the things I’ve done since becoming a parent. Sniffed a nappy/bum for poo. Been covered in sick/poo/wee/snot/food. Clem once projectile vomited a whole milk feed over me. It went all over my face and was even dripping off of my glasses. Not  ...

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