Aoife – 2 years & 3 months

aoife pic 1Smiley and happy // Monkey gets a go on the swing // Sleeping face // Staying cool in the sun

I’ve been meaning to start documenting more of Aoife’s day-to-day life for some time now. She’s growing up at an incredible rate and it’s hard to believe that she’s not my little baby anymore.

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Good Manners

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Struggling to instill some manners into your child? I found these cute wall cards on Etsy which can either be framed or stung up to remind your little ones how to behave. I thought that they would work well alongside a reward chart – the carrot and the stick approach! (more…)

Egg Carton Games

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So far half term has quite literally been a complete washout and being stuck indoors has meant that I have used up pretty much all of my rainy day activities! In an effort to do something vaguely educational with Aoife, I made these colour and counting games from egg cartons. Here’s what you will need: (more…)

Video: A Day In The Life

One big regret I have from when Aoife was a baby was not taking enough video clips of her. Photographs are fantastic but video can bring a memory to life all over again. So here’s my first attempt at a “Day In The Life” video, shot yesterday, just a regular old Saturday where the three of us hung out at home, played in the garden and took a stroll into the village.

Ciara xxx