MERRY CHRISTMAS! | V. I. BUSY BEES

 Wishing all our mamasVIB readers a very Merry Christmas  & a Happy New Year See you in 2014!

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5 of the best party Tutu’s | V. I. BUYS

I love a tutu – and couldn’t wait to get Miss Marnie her first one. I got her a full-layered white one for her 1st birthday – and she will be rocking it again with a festive knit over Christmas. The bright coloured and patterned ones are perfect for fancy dress and dressing up but for ‘real life’ I prefer more muted shades and mixing them with chunky knits, tights and boots/pumps. Here are 5 of men faves: 1) Ruffle…

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Christmas memories made easy with Marks & Spencer | V. I. BOOK

If you hadn’t already noticed I love to mark an occasion or special event with  keepsake baby journals, pictures or scrapbooks. Last Christmas was Miss Marnie’s first so I happily filled in a jolly memory book I picked up in Marks & Spencer. I collected up pictures, her letter from Santa (via NSPCC), stickers and other little reminders of her first Christmas. I couldn’t help picking up this years version – as I love the Crimbleberry Wood collection at M&S –…

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Santa Claus is coming to town…| V. I. BUSY BEES

Miss Marnie has her very first visit to see Father Christmas today…. so, Mama and VIB will be back as usual tomorrow! x

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Save The Children…wear your Christmas jumpers TODAY | V. I. BUYS

It’s National Christmas Jumper Day – make the world a better with a sweater! We hope all you mama’s and VIB’s are wearing your Christmas jumpers today? Miss Marnie and I never need an excuse to rock our festive jumpers in December…but, today’s extra special as its wear a woolly to raise funds for Save the Children. All you have to do is buy, borrow or decorate a festive jumper and donate a £1. It couldn’t be simpler just text…

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