Monthly Archives: August 2011

We love blueberries #2

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We love blueberries

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What anyone can see, in anyone else

My lovely friends Mike and Emma became parents to the most perfect, little girl, Erin Mai,  on August 16, 2011. In her hour- and just day-old photos I could see glimpses of both the parents in her tiny face.  Two … Continue reading

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Daddy and Little M enjoying tummy time

I haven’t written in a little while and until I do I thought I would share on of my favourite photos. I  love Mersina’s shocked look.  

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Seinfeld, our first Friday sitcom night

Season seven, disc one includes the Soup Nazi. A great way to start off the baby on a lifetime of sitcom viewing.

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Together we stand

After some clambering and fun with Mersina in the living room, daddy said goodbye and I took her into the bedroom to change her nappy. I can usually leave her in her cot for a few minutes with the thought … Continue reading

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Having fun with little M

Occasionally in articles and interviews I’d notice mums saying how much fun their children were. Comments along the lines of ‘my son makes me laugh more than anyone’, the son in question only being two or three years old. How … Continue reading

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Milk, our first sign

Mersina signed ‘milk’ for the first time today. She was unhappy with something and being quite vocal about it so we were bouncing and singing while sitting. Then she articulated once more how unhappy she was and squeezed her little … Continue reading

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Crawling for the first time

Six months, minus one day This is a video of Mersina finally managing to do a form of crawling. She has been see-sawing for a few weeks now and she usually manages to get around the room by rolling. Rolling … Continue reading

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Whinge, a word I loathe nearly as much as whine

Mersina and I visited Clifton this morning, first for a coffee at 194f with other mothers and babies – and helpful, lovely staff – then on to JoJoMamanBebe and then to Victoria Square for a quick lunch with her dad. … Continue reading

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