Lists, travel

What to pack for a holiday with an infant

We are off on our first family holiday in September (Its so soon I can't wait!), and truth be told it's the first holiday in about 4 years where I've taken more than hand luggage with me. I'm always one for packing light, so I've been a bit overwhelmed at the possibility of going abroad… Continue reading What to pack for a holiday with an infant

Lists, Parenting

Things to do in the summer with an infant

There‚Äôs no shortage of information online about things to do with kids in the summer holidays, but unfortunately most of those articles revolve around kids of school age. It can be a little more tricky to find or think of things to do with an infant in the summer, as some of the activities suggested… Continue reading Things to do in the summer with an infant

Lists, Parenting

7 Things I’ve Learned in my First Month as a Parent

1. You can sing pretty much anything to a baby And you will. Starting off quite sensibly with nursery rhymes, I quickly realised I'd forgotten many of those a long time ago. This resorted in singing some of my favourite songs, then singing a basic running commentary of life. It's amazing just how much singing… Continue reading 7 Things I’ve Learned in my First Month as a Parent