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.
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…)
Aoife appears to be going through a series of growth spurts at the moment. Since she turned two in March it seems like I am putting away clothes that are too small and too tight on a weekly basis. Maybe I need to stop feeding her so much!
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.
I have been toying with the idea of a Time Out Step or a Naughty Step for a few weeks now. Aoife is beginning to understand when I scold her for bad behaviour so I thought it might be a good time to test this new discipline technique. (more…)