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Fair Isle cardigan by Little Bird

Nothing beats a Fair Isle cardigan in winter does it? They look cute with jeans, denim skirts and leggings. Especially when teamed with a contrasting scarf and hat. This navy one from Little Bird by Jools at Mothercare is on Miss Marnie’s A/W…


Dear Zoo a classic book for babies

Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell First Line: ‘I wrote to the zoo to send me a pet…’ First published: 1982 A lift-the-flap book that encourages animal recognition and noises. Tots will also learn about different animal sizes and appearances. Buy the sturdy hardback…


Dennis the Menace stripes from Cath Kidston

  Little boy’s jumpers are just too cute – I have to restrain myself from buying them (as Miss Marnie has had far too many ‘what a cute little boy’ comments!) A little bit Dennis the Menace – this cool and chunky jumper…


Why Stylfile baby nail clippers are the best EVER

Giving your baby their first mani and pedi – OK, nail clipping – not as glamorous to say, now is it? can be a daunting experience. After trying lots of baby safety scissors, files and clippers I thankfully discovered Stylfile The…


Mini Parisian Chic for girls at Next

      What’s not to love about this dog print collection from Next? It’s fun, it’s cool and its trés chic! OK, the one thing I don’t love is it starts at age 3 (sorry Miss Marnie!) Red dog print skirt…


Cute little fox motif cardigan for girls

There may not be a fox in the Chinese zodiac but I declare 2013 the year of the fox. In fashion terms anyway! This often unloved creature gets some cute-appeal on the pockets of this super-cute chunky knit cardigan from Mothercare. Miss Marnie…


Land of Nod cute baby deer wall clock

Decorating your babies nursery can be as much fun as you make it. Whether you opt for the simple unisex look in white, grey or cream or go full on gender themed pink/blue/green/yellow the best advice is to choose pieces that will…


An extra-special first birthday gift

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…


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