Baby in the City – The Arch London

City minibreak staying at The Arch London Just before Christmas daddy, Luther and I had a family mini break in London. Baby in the city! The annual family ‘Mulled Wine and Mince Pies’ gathering was taking place in Covent Garden at Uncle R & Auntie S’s. Family were visiting from America and we wanted to make the…

2016… B E S T.  Y E A R.  Y E T ! 

I’ve got a horrible cold and I’ve got back into bed whilst Luther naps. I’ve nearly lost my voice so I’m guzzling hot lemon, honey, ginger and raspberries. I took a bit of an unplanned blogging break during December. I was exhausted. Having finished my Digital Mums course and what with Luther teething I needed…

Riddle Magazine – Christmas Column

…“The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there; The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of sugar plums danced in their heads” So here we are, my last column of 2016. I have often felt a bit melancholy at this time…

I am Nigella Lawson. #WorkThatWorks as a Digital Mum

I’ve been a bit quiet here as I have been in the final weeks of my Digital Mums Strategic Social Media Manager course. It is now officially over, I am free of report writing and I can step away from the biscuits and log off Moodle for good!

The Making of Luther’s Christmas Stocking

When Luther’s daddy and I got together I made him a stocking for our first Christmas. I was thrilled to find some of the same red fabric left over in a drawer and I’ve made Luther a matching Christmas stocking. I’ve cut the letters, and the squares for them to sit on, out of felt…

Personalised Christmas Books from Penwizard

I am feeling so festive! Luther has been sent a gorgeous personalised book from Penwizard. I chose to get The Snowman and the Snow Dog as the imagery reminds me of being little and it’s quite traditional, but they have Peppa Pig and Ben and Holly options on their website. I am absolutely thrilled with…

Weaning at 9 Months

I meant to keep a regular weaning diary as other mummies seem to be interested in hearing about it. But I didn’t. So, better late than never, I’ll do an update on weaning at 9 months old. I was a bit scared to move on from purées as I felt somehow I’d get it wrong…

Baby’s First Christmas Wish List

I have compiled a list of yummy things for Luther (and me!) for this Christmas – you can find it in my column for Riddle Magazine this month.