Twiglet Top Tips – Rachel Thornhill Photography

A few weeks ago, we spent a fabulous morning at Mayfield Lavender with the very lovely Rachel Thornhill. I’ve known Rachel for a few years as she used to teach the twiglets Gymboree before she embarked on her career as a photographer. Her work is amazing so when she offered to take some photos of … Continue reading Twiglet Top Tips – Rachel Thornhill Photography

When You Can’t Protect Your Children From Other Influences

I remember vividly the first time the twiglets came home from nursery and started singing a song that I didn't know. They were about 19/20 months and hadn't been going there long - their speech was nothing like it is now, but they were clearly attempting to sing a song and I had no idea … Continue reading When You Can’t Protect Your Children From Other Influences

Twiglet Top Tips – Thomas Land at Drayton Manor Park

Last week, we had a fab little break away at Drayton Manor Park. It was about a 2 Β½ hour journey for us from Surrey so we stayed over for a night in the hotel – we definitely wouldn't have attempted there and back in one day. Anyway the journey went surprisingly smoothly. We haven't … Continue reading Twiglet Top Tips – Thomas Land at Drayton Manor Park

How Do You Know If What You’re Feeling Is Normal?

This is a question I've been asking myself basically since the day the twiglets were born. I felt utterly and completely overwhelmed in those first few weeks, even months, and constantly found myself wondering β€˜is this normal?’ In the very early days, when we first brought our tiny bundles home, the midwives and health visitor … Continue reading How Do You Know If What You’re Feeling Is Normal?