Dads takeover

So this morning Alf and I have left mommy snoozing in bed, and while he is happy playing about the house I’m going to take the opportunity to get in on some of this blogging action! I’m going to share some of my favourite pictures from Alfs first year. It won’t be all of them…

Easter Holidays 2017

We kick started our holiday with a belated Mother’s Day meal at Clowance Estate with Grandma and Grandad Fry followed by a lovely walk around the estate and time on the swings and slide.  Now ironically there are no pictures of Mom and I despite it being our mothers day celebration.  A trip to our…

Alfie’s first birthday

In honour of our little boys first birthday we had a cake smash the day before his birthday. Alfie really enjoyed it and looooved the icing from the cake. With a little encouraging he really got stuck in.  The big day … Our day started nice and relaxed together in bed. Alfie opened his presents…

Birthday celebrations 

Today we celebrated the first birthday of a gorgeous little girl with her friends and family. Alfie really enjoys spending time with the girls and he can’t wait for our play date sometime in the not too distant future. Happy birthday Verity! 

.com

Just a little change to our family blog. I put too much media on so we have upgraded to a .com! Never thought I would have my own .com but now we do! .com hehe 😂 

February Half Term 2017

Half term is finally here and I couldn’t be happier. It’s been a struggle missing Alfie and feeling like we don’t see him enough but now we have a whole week of just the tree of us. With a million and one jobs to do around the house including fiiiiiinally painting the bedroom and putting…

Happy New Year 2017

Well last night we packed up Sebastian to be shipped him over to the great beyond …over the hedge at the parents! I think putting him in an old duvet cover to prevent drop needles was a genius idea on my behalf!  This morning was spent packing up the rest of Christmas and much to…

Alfie’s first Christmas

It’s here! His first Christmas Day and what does Alfie do? Sleep in! Here’s chris and I all excited and ready to go at 6.00am, Alfie’s usual wake up time but No. Nothing. Not even a snore. So we think ok we’ll go downstairs and have a cup of tea and open our presents to…

Amazing news!!

Beasties coming around today to drop off Alfie’s Christmas present so here’s me not rushing to the door smearing moisturiser across my face when I open the door to find them both there holding a baby scan!!! They are having a baby!!!!  Threw my arms around them shrieking oh my god and started to cry…

Christmas Eve

Today is Christmas Eve and we are all set for Alfie’s first Christmas.  This morning we had a lovely visit from Grandad Gary and Zoe. Alfie enjoyed playing with them, showing off his new skills and babbling away.  Not the most flattering pictures for any of us but family is family 😉 Now for the…

Army crawl

It’s official Alfie is attempting to army crawl. Although he has been pulling himself to stand and attempt walking around holding onto objects, he is now showing interest in crawling on all fours. Watch out world he is on his way!

Nursery Christmas Party

Time for Alfie’s nursery baby room Christmas party! This consisted of my Alf dressing up as an elf, meeting Father Christmas, singing songs and eating food. It was lovely seeing Alfie interact with his nursery friends but it makes me feel a little sad and guilty for returning to work so soon but, after seeing…