Wild birthday celebrations

Our recent visit to the Norfolk coast was planned to coincide with the twins fourth birthday as the beach is their most favourite place to play.  Their birthday started with the usual balloons, birthday cake (made and decorated by us … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 15: Collecting rainbows and waking clouds

On Day 15 we took a trip to a local reserve in search of a rainbow of colours… I made E and M butterflies out of card and put 5 small strips of double-sided tape on them.  On arrival we … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 6: Art in the garden

Day 6 gave us amazing weather so we had a lazy day in the garden doing some art work with street chalk.  It was intended for the path but, as always, E and M went a little off-piste! We had … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 4 and 5: Exploring new wild places, alfresco dining and crafting

Hi again! Sorry for the bumper post but we had a GREAT weekend enjoying being wild and I ran out of time to blog. Sooo… Day 4 we set out for a real adventure.  Daddy and Mummy braved new territory … Continue reading

The power of two

Today was one of those days, you know the ones where you are so embarrassed you wish the ground would swallow you up? IT WAS MY FAULT. What person in their right mind takes toddler twins to the garden centre … Continue reading

Welcoming Spring

Sorry it has been so long since I last wrote.  I have written to you so many times in my head but, for one reason or another, the words never made it any further. We have been having a jolly … Continue reading

A little gift for me

doublethecuddle.wordpress.comI needed a bit of a pick-me-up this morning so we left the house later than usual, scraped the ice off the car to the sound of the building site next door and drove past it so the only two people in our village excited to see yet another development could get a good glimpse of the digger! I decided some new daffodils for my lovely new jug (which I realise you haven’t seen yet!) were in order so we took a short visit to the market in our local town.  Just what I needed, so pretty…doublethecuddles.wordpress.com

The elves are working hard again…

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So this is the time of year when Father Christmas’ elves return from their fortnight in the Maldives (if only!) and start work again.  Post Christmas is always a big deal for me because while everyone is thinking New Year’s … Continue reading