Having three boys followed by a girl has made me glad that I invested in some unisex pieces as I love seeing clothes that were my favourites being worn again. One of our favourite brands for unisex kidswear is Tootsa McGinty. Their classic and timeless styles are designed for boys and girls and they are made so well that they are easy to reuse for multiple children. Cora has plenty of her brothers’ old Tootsa but I loved choosing this little jacket cardigan for her (with the idea of passing it down to her little boy cousin once it is outgrown).
With winter on its way, I have been preparing the kid’s wardrobes from the bottom layers up and nothing beats natural fibres when it comes to what goes next to their skin. Merino wool, bamboo, and hemp are all perfect for keeping kids warm in the winter and cool in the summer and we always Continue Reading
One of the best pieces of advice I was given was that there is no such thing as bad weather only bad clothing. Something that has been replayed in my head time and time again as we have prepared for our family adventures. With Piglet now confident on her feet she wants to be out exploring Continue Reading
On the whole, I tend to steer away from character clothing for Piglet. There is one exception to this rule, Gruffalo and Gruffalo’s Child clothing which is available within Sainsbury’s. Piglet adores the classic Julia Donaldson stories and we have the short animated films recorded on our Sky+ box ready to be viewed at a moments notice. Continue Reading
Growing up with the beach on their doorstep, my children think of it as another playground and one with endless possibilities. We are there in all weathers, in our shorts and t-shirts in the summer and their waterproofs and wellies in the winter. When Snuglo offered us one of their t-shirts, it was a no brainer and we went for the ‘I do like to be beside the seaside’ slogan.