I’m not often the one in the photo. Normally, I’m hiding behind the camera (or phone) yelling like crazy to get his attention and smiling like an idiot to try and elicit a smile back. Normally. When I do make it in, we grin like cheshire cats. It’s lovely and… View Post

This week in our Living Arrows series, I’m all about the stately homes. We spent the weekend in a castle (Bovey Castle to be precise) with a group from my work to celebrate the retirement of another director.  Whilst I managed to sneak in some baby-free spa time on Saturday,… View Post

Fish fingers; they’re a staple in most households. Easy to pop in the oven on a school night and full of good-for-you oils, they’re a fast and popular choice. In my childhood, it was all about the frozen fish fingers but I’m not quite ready to turn to Birds Eye… View Post

Making the most of our last few days off together for a while, we decided to don the coats and wellies and head off for an afternoon stroll on the Golden Cap Estate. Golden Cap is managed by the National Trust and features part of the Jurassic coastline – a… View Post

It’s a bit of a cheat but this week I’m adding two photos to our Living Arrows feature. We had a pretty laid back weekend as this week has been hectic with work, nursery and an onslaught of teeth. It feels like we’ve spent the week rushing around in a haze… View Post

This weeks Living Arrows submission is one I’ve posted previously on Instagram (you can join us here). This week is my first week back in the office so we popped out to the shops at the weekend to pick me up something to wear. You know the thing – something that wasn’t… View Post

I’ve finally gotten round to getting my #RockingMotherhood tag up.  Thanks to Nicola at Mummy To Dex for tagging me way way way back, I’m sorry it took so long… parent life is just so busy these days!!  Anyway, the idea behind #RockingMotherhood is to help promote a bit of… View Post

Childhood. It goes by in a flash doesn’t it? One minute they’re a tiny bundle of newness and the next minute they’re off exploring the world leaving you trailing behind. I started Devon Mama as a way to keep close some of the memories of our first adventures as a… View Post

When I became a parent, I prepared for having a baby; buying the essentials, reading about what to expect, sorting out our house in order to accommodate another little human. By the time our due date rolled around, I was as ready as I could be to be a parent.… View Post