SOMETIMES I WISH THAT I COULD FREEZE THE PICTURE AND SAVE IT FROM THE FUNNY TRICKS OF TIME…

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When casting about for a title for this blog post that song by Abba kept popping into my head – the one that goes ‘slipping through my fingers all the time I try to catch her every minute’. I decided to roll with it and here we are.

Emily is 7 months old today – I really love this age and feel incredibly lucky to be doing this baby thing a second time around. One thing I really struggle to do though is take enough pictures. Does anyone else have this? Continue reading

WELCOME TO THE WORLD

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I’m so happy to introduce our darling girl Emily Iris Mullaney who came into the world at 7.47pm on Wednesday 11th January at exactly 41 weeks!

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A QUICK AND EASY TODDLER HAT [FREE KNITTING PATTERN]

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A few weeks back I set out to knit Orla a cosy winter hat using some long neglected yarn from my stash (you can see the work in progress here!). Children’s hats are tricky things – on the one hand they need to be warm which to me means real wool but on the other hand they tend to disappear into the ether so they’re not something I want to spend too much money or time on…

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BABY NUMBER TWO…

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…is on it’s way! I can’t quite believe how quickly this pregnancy is going – this picture was taken on Friday at a lovely friend’s wedding when I was 22 weeks exactly.