Edible Paint with a One Year Old – How Not To!

I’m pretty determined that the Robot will enjoy painting! This is not the first time I have tried edible paint with him. It’s not going to be the last time either. First time was back in April when I made edible paint with cornstarch. It was chaos and not how …

Happy Days #33 – Just Getting on With Life

There are some weeks that just seem to fly by.  I’ve been really busy this week but yet I haven’t at the same time! That is why I’ve titled this post as “Just Getting on With Life”. Finding all the little happy moments in life is something I really cherish …

Happy Days #32 – Started with a Sick Bug

We started our week with a sick bug.  It meant that pretty much the whole weekend and Monday Dave, I and the Robot just went into survival mode.  There are very few happy moments to draw from but I am eternally grateful that Dave was able to look after the …

How to Cut Back on Blogging Linkys

A HUGE part of blogging is the promoting. We see it time and time again. Someone says I’ve started a blog but no one is reading it. The truth to the point is though is that no one knows you exist so it doesn’t matter how brilliant your content is no one will ever find it if you don’t promote it.

One such avenue to promote in is the wonderful world of a Linky Party. They are addictive. How on earth do you cut back from them to give yourself a little bit more time?

Happy Days #31 – Fun packed

The process of finding the little bits of happiness in each day is really therapeutic for me.  Recording this down so that I can share it with you and keep an everlasting memory for myself.  This week has been non stop and I am here on Friday evening trying to …

Happy Days #30 – A Day Behind

This week I feel like I have been chasing my tail.  Everything seems like hard work and a lingering cold in the Two Tiny household means that we’ve all been feeling it.  I’m a day late in publishing my Happy Days post but I’m determined to get it posted this …

Happy Days #29 – It’s just a phase

This is meant to be Happy Days and we have had some really happy moments but I thought I’d mention the “phase” that the Robot is in at the moment.   What a bloody phase it is, I am assured that 14 and a bit months is a pain.  It certainly …

A Last Minute Summer Holiday

Today is officially Autumn.  The temperature dropped dramatically yesterday and I’m sat under a blanket as I type.  A mere two days ago though we were on a last-minute Summer holiday.   The British weather never seems to let me down.  August is notoriously rubbish but September I always say is …

The Magic of Boobs

The Magic of Boobs When I decided to choose to breastfeed I never actually realised how integeral my boobs would become in the every day life of my son.  It’s like I knew that I’d be feeding him my milk and that I’d do so for as long as he …

Happy Days #28 – Missed a Week!

Finding the happiness in our week is something that we love to do.  Every now and then though I get to the end of the week and just don’t get round to writing the week up!  By the end of the weekend I feel the moment has passed and that …

The A-Z of Playing With Your Baby

The A-Z of Playing With Your Baby A whole 26 weeks ago…  Okay, a whole 30 weeks ago I started a challenge to come up with 26 different ways of playing with your baby.  As part of my #ABC123 challenge I managed it, I followed the alphabet and have got …

Westmorland County Show

A Day Out to Westmorland County Show Billed as one of the countrys largest one day agricultural show the Westmorland County Show is the place to be!  With 10s of 1000s of visitors each year it really is truely epic! This is the first year I’ve been and was founded …

Lets All Go to the Zoo

Lets All Go to the Zoo Maybe not all of us…  The Robot and I have purchased an annual pass to our local Zoo The Lakeland Wildlife Oasis.  It’s only 20 minutes up the road and as zoos go it’s not that big.  We can walk round it in an …

Geocaching Our First Month

Geocaching Our First Month A little over a month ago my Mum took me Geocaching.  It’s always something I wanted to try and I’m glad that I’ve finally got opportunity.  A month in and it is now turned into our new family hobby. It was interesting to find when I …

My Guide to a Countryside Walk with a Baby in Tow

My Guide to a Countryside Walk with a Baby in Tow We’re very lucky here in the TwoTinyHands household that we live in an area abundant with countryside and gorgeous views.  I only need to walk 5 minutes and I’m in the fields but yet I have 3 supermarkets within …