The simple Christmas gift guide for busy mums under pressure! Part 1 *LADIES FIRST*

Image: Jones Design Company I am going to admit something. I haven’t brought a single gift yet. I’m not really sure why as I’m normally so organised. Maybe because this Christmas is going to be so different for us (read more here) – I haven’t quite got into the shopping frenzy yet. But, I can’t ignore it anymore.  So, here it is my edited Christmas shopping guide. I say edited because rather than just choose lots of lovely pieces –…

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Last Minute Mothers Day flowers

It’s Mother’s Day on Sunday. Don’t panic! According to a Mother’s Day Survey* the top gift a mum wants is a hug!  There you go free, easy and no postage required. This was closely followed by a card and a lie-in. Uhmmm… as nice as hug is a small gift is nice too. Don’t you think? OK, I just want the lie-in! The survey also revealed that the top gift bought on Mother’s Day is …flowers. Followed by a card and…

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What mama really, really wants to receive this Mother’s Day

Forget Breakfast in Bed – I want to wake up with my hair, make-up and nails done! With just under two weeks until Mother’s Day here are some gift ideas of things us mamas really want. If I was on a magazine we would’ve said something along the lines of ‘leave this page open for your other half to see…’ but now it’s more a case of email, tweet or share on Facebook! This will ensure whoever needs to see this list,…

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10 Great Books about mamas for Mother’s Day

  Celebrate Mother’s Day – or Grandma’s, Aunts or sisters! With these sweet and meaning children’s books that your VIB will want to read over and over with you – and not just on mama’s day! The perfect excuse to snuggle under a cosy blanket with a cuppa and enjoy some quality time – and read them together. (Prob be more like books shoved in my face, a spilt drink over the blanket and screams – but hey we can all daydream…

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Milestone Baby Cards to create pictures to treasure

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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