A Very Happy 4th of July

This was our second year celebratingย Independence Day over here and it really is incredible to look back on how different things are just one year later. Last year we celebrated with family friends upstate, Belle was tiny and we didn’t…

Sunshine, Playgrounds and Baby Kisses

There is nothing that I love more on a sunny Saturday than loading up the stroller/pram/buggy (whatever we are calling it these days!) with toys, towels, snacks and suncream and just seeing where the day takes us. Yesterday afternoon, after…

Welcome to Central Park, Nain and Granddad Derek

Belle and Freddie are the first grandchildren for all of the Grandparents (except Granddad Derek who is ahead of the game!), so we are pretty naughty taking them abroad. Thank God for FaceTime and this blog for keeping us all…

February Sunshine

Right now we are enjoyingย the long Presidents Day weekend and it is glorious. The parks are full of families and kids, cafes have dusted offย their outdoor seating and the streets are full of happy, positive people enjoying the long weekend.…