2/12 Portraits of the twins, aged four

My 12 project: A portrait of the twins together every month in 2014

It’s got to be a New Zealand picture for this month’s portrait, given we spent over half of February there. This picture really sums up our trip – enjoying every minute of being outdoors after the cold and wet of a UK . . . → Read More: 2/12 Portraits of the twins, aged four

Get your wedding fix

There are some shots of wedding preparations in the New Zealand sunshine over on Growing Spaces.

Tips on travelling with kids and general raving about our incredible trip coming soon here, . . . → Read More: Get your wedding fix

10 tips for flying long haul with small children

I’m not going to lie, I was pretty apprehensive about the 28-hour flights to and from Queenstown, but I knew it was a necessary evil if we wanted to go on our New Zealand adventure.

I got a few tips from friends and family before we left, and now I have some of my own to add . . . → Read More: 10 tips for flying long haul with small children

Easy Valentines cards for kids to make

Spotted these heart caterpillars on Pinterest (where else?!) and thought they’d be perfect for the twins’ Valentines cards this year. I cut out hearts in lots of colours and then the twins stuck them onto a sheet of A4 white card, folded lengthways in half. They added googly eyes and pipe cleaner antennae.

It was Ez’s idea . . . → Read More: Easy Valentines cards for kids to make

Things we explored this week…

The Spielgaben set we bought the twins for Christmas and then didn’t actually give them until this week. I will definitely write a post about this soon as it’s absolutely brilliant
Our craft area. We’ve created a more grown up crafting area for the twins (and me) and we’ve all used it loads this week for crafting, . . . → Read More: Things we explored this week…