The best Christmas days out in the North West 2018

Can you believe it’s time to start thinking about Christmas days out already? I love Christmas and with two young children, it really is a magical time. We love to…

The snowman tour

In last weeks little loves post, I mentioned The Snowman Tour. Well, today I’m back to tell you all about it. I don’t know about you but I can’t imagine…

A Christmas box and elf on the shelf

On Monday I shared with you our book advent calendar plans. Today I will be sharing with you another tradition we started last year and plan to continue. We’ve collected…

Book advent calendar 

We first had a Christmas book advent calendar last year when the ladybird was 2 and a half. I did it as part of an activity/book advent calendar  (of course…

Christmas tree play dough

  I know Christmas is almost over but I thought I would share the details of one of our advent calendar activities. This was really quick to set up, not…

An advent calendar for a toddler

I couldn’t resist buying this gorgeous advent calendar in Matalan a few weeks back. I’ve always admired beautiful, refillable designs. I did start sewing my daughter one but since I…

December box

This year I decided to put all the Christmas toys my daughter has acquired over the last 2 Christmas’ in to a December box. I wrapped it up in wrapping…

Starting to feel festive and an annoucment #littleloves

It’s been a while since I blogged and since I last joined in with #littleloves but today seems like a good day to jump back in. The reason I’ve not…

Christmas magic – what we’re reading

I couldn’t resist buying this book for my daughter when I spotted it. It is an adorable book with lots of pretty illustrations, in which a little girl is telling…

Christmas sensory basket

Inspired by The imagination tree’s Christmas Sensory tub, I decided to put together something similar for my baby. My baby is 7 months old and is able to sit up…