Monthly highlights: January {link up}

Hi lovely, I’m starting a monthly highlights art journal link party today, giving us a chance to reflect on and celebrate the goodness in our lives, so please stick around to the end of the post for more details on how to link up. If you’re new to art journalling, there’s also a tutorial on how […]

November highlights (art journal and video)

November is always a busy month around here. It is flanked by birthdays, visits and celebrations, and there is usually a whole lot of Christmas and new year preparation going on in between. This year seemed crazier than most since a certain someone celebrated a milestone birthday. I’m still trying to catch my breath. For […]

Aoife 7 (interview)

Our sweet girl is 7 today. She has longed for this day, I tell you. She gleefully rubbed out the last mark on her whiteboard this morning after we sang her awake, then rushed to get dressed and go downstairs to open the presents on the birthday table. She’s just headed off to school with […]

Beep beep…Kirby is two!

The little fella is two today! Dearest Kirby, At two, you…. …have an amazing character. …adore cars, trucks and building blocks. …love running, jumping and climbing (and any combination thereof). …love books. Your favourites right now are “Spot goes to the farm” and “The very hungry caterpillar”. …say mummy/ mamma, daddy/ pappa, car, there, more, […]


  Happy birthday darling girl! Hope you’ve had a wonderful day! We love you lots and lots and lots, xx


Our sweet Aoife was 3 yesterday and it was a magic day for a magic number. I love the simplicity and wonder of this age. When we asked her what she wanted for her birthday, her requests were simple and to the point; milkshake, cake, and a trip to the playgroup she goes to. Anything else was a bonus. So […]