Stylish Birthday Gift ideas I’m popping on my list | V. I. Birthday

It’s my birthday nest week and the husband has asked what I would like – leaving it a bit late don’t you think? ha ha I think the reason he leaves it to the last-minute is because even after years together he still doesn’t really know what to buy me – because in all honestly I don’t really want – or, shall we say need anything. I don’t want that to sound ungrateful but really as I said here when I…

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How to make the perfect Rainbow Birthday cake | V. I. BAKE

I love Rainbows. There is something so magical about them – I always stop in my tracks if I see one (although I feel like that is less since I was a child…weird). Anyhow, that might be why I decided on a Rainbow theme for Miss Marnie’s first birthday. I become obsessed with finding colourful decorations, party bag favours and even food. One thing I was desperate to have was a rainbow cake. They aren’t new (I’ve had my fair share…

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Have you met Miss Francis – the tutu Fairy Godmother? | V. I. BRAND

I have said it before and I will say it again… I LOVE a tutu! I think they are just the cutest for little girls (and even big girls – as I still love these images of Sarah Jessica Parker and of course, Marilyn Monroe in them!) So, when Miss Francis offered Miss Marnie a chance to try one of its gorgeous tutus – I just knew it would be the perfect look for her birthday. We went for the…

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Have you discovered My 1st Years yet? | V. I. BABY

I love gifts that are personalised. I think something with initials or a name on shows you have thought about the gift and the recipient. One, because its personal (of course) but two, because you must of been so organised to have ordered it in good time to get it done (very thoughtful.) That’s why I’m hooked on My 1st Years – a fabulous site full of unique gifts for little ones and most with the added touch of personalisation.…

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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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