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“I’ll do the ironing”featured

In a bid to try and un-mumsify myself I bought some nice tops for work WHICH NEED IRONING.  I don’t iron anything. The kids clothes are all a bit crinkly and Joe does his own shirts.  Last night Joe offered to iron my new tops for me!  (I think he was feeling particularly charitable as Read more

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Scandi not scandifeatured

I am half Finnish half British and I LOVE Scandinavian design. I would love to bring the cool Scandi touch into our house as we renovate but right now my obsession is with Scandi clothes. And seeing as I hardly buy myself any clothes these days that means I love Scandi kids clothes. Particular favourites Read more

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Mum tumfeatured

I have a mum tum. Don’t get me wrong. I am proud of my tummy. It grew 2 children and kept them safe until they were ready to come into the world. But still…..I have a mum tum. I catch glimpses of my reflection in shop windows and it’s just THERE. And despite people close Read more

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What’s in a name?featured

I love baby names! Before having my kids I had always loved Violet for a girl. Gorgeous colour, pretty flower and it sounds lovely in my ears. I’m not massively keen on the shortenings Vi or Lettie but being someone who has had sooooooooo many nicknames over the years I know parents don’t have too Read more

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Introducing: Ezrafeatured

I’m days away from the end of my maternity leave so writing about Ezra is even more emotional than it would normally be. Ezra is a crawling, babbling, 9 months old. I call him my sunbeam! My pregnancy with Ezra wasn’t simple. I tested positive for Group B Strep, was anaemic and the ligaments in Read more

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Introducing: Violetfeatured

Violet is my trail blazer into parenting. When I found out I was expecting my first baby I could not have imagined the beautiful whirlwind I was going to call my daughter.  She arrived promptly on her due date following a long and drawn out labour and pretty brutal birth. But there she was. A Read more

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The mum in mefeatured

Ever since I can remember I wanted to be a mum. I am lucky enough to have two beautiful children and being their mum is beyond what I ever hoped it might be. Don’t get me wrong, there are days where I wonder what feral animal has possessed my 3 year old or I step Read more

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Think it blog itfeatured

Hi! I’m Vix. Wife to Joe. Mummy to Violet and Ezra. So why am I starting this blog? Well, I go back to work in a week from maternity leave. And I have been feeling quite nostalgic; looking back over the last 9 months and remembering what I have been getting up to away from Read more

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