Milestone Baby Cards to create pictures to treasure | V. I. BABY

Stuck for a unisex baby shower present? These Milestone Baby Cards are just the ticket. In this sleek little box comes 25 cards each with a baby landmark and a cute illustration. Milestones Baby Cards feature those all important landmarks such as ‘Today I am 9 months’, ‘Today I walked for the first time’, ‘Today I stood up’ … and so on. The idea is you fill in the date, place the card in the image with baby and voilà you have an…

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My BIG Christmas Gift Guide for MUM {part 1} | V. I. BUYS

What every mama wants to find under the Christmas tree….. 1) If it comes with a tablet inside then extra bonus points for daddy! Signature Mini Tablet Holder £49 Hobbs 2) Chocolates in a stylish keepsake tin – what’s not to love? The Magical Christmas Collection Tin £10 Hotel Chocolat 3) Some sexy lingerie to make mama feel less like a ‘mama’… Silk Longline Balcony Bra £27.50; Matching Silk Midi Knickers £12.50 both Rosie for  Autograph at Marks & Spencer…

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Personalised Birthday Stationery from Orange Paper Duck | V. I. BIRTHDAY

I love stationery. End of. I use any excuse to send a hand written note or card (so nice to receive in a world of short texts and tweets don’t you think?) – so, Miss Marnie’s first birthday was no exception. Sticking with my Rainbow Tea Party theme (read more about planning the perfect first birthday party here and how to make the best rainbow birthday cake ever here) I set about finding the perfect rainbow invitations and thank you cards. I ordered them from Orange…

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An extra-special first birthday gift | V. I. BIRTHDAY

As Miss Marnie has just had her first birthday, I thought it fitting that this be my ‘first’ official blog post! First birthday presents can be tricky. Do you give toys/clothes and risk them being returned? Or, opt for the easy option of money/vouchers (almost always appreciated though aren’t they?) I wanted to get Miss Marnie something to ‘keep’ for her first birthday and what better than this personalised first birthday gift to mark her first year? As this is not just any old picture…

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