I ❤️ October

October is my favourite month of the year. September feels rushed, like it arrives after summer too quickly, and all of a sudden everything is go. I always spend September, for some reason, feeling late. But October is cosy and…

Pumpkin Festival 2016

I love pumpkins.  This year I discovered we not only had a pumpkin patch in Yorkshire, we had a pumpkin festival.  So with great excitement, off our little family went.  It wasn’t just Bee’s first time to a pumpkin patch,…

Autumn Books for a Toddler

Bee has a small basket of books in the living room. To keep it fresh I swap some of them every season or whenever Bee is developing a new interest. We have a growing collection of books that live on…

Autumn Treasure Bottle

We recently visited RHS Harlow Carr near Harrogate with Nanna and Grandpa. It’s a wonderful place for Bee to explore and discover the changing seasons. In between meeting wooden trolls and bouncing on rope bridges we collected lots of interesting…

Autumn Play Environment for a 14 Month Old

It was really important for me that Bee have her own space in the living room.  Our home is after all shared between the three of us and so should cater for, and represent all our needs and interests. I…