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April 2015

Toaty Loves

Friday Favourites

BirkenstockIt’s been almost tropical in Edinburgh this week with the temperature reaching the balmy heights of 17c. These Birkenstocks have been allowing me to get my toes out for the first time this year and they are really comfy for walking about enjoying the weather. Continue Reading

Toaty Thoughts

All The Colours Of The Rainbow

Rainbow Muslin SquaresHow lovely are these rainbow coloured muslins by Faye and Lou. They have great reviews online and are much more exciting than the plain white ones you get everywhere. I’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone at my work for getting me these along with a high chair which I’m looking forward to using in the near future. It’s such a generous and thoughtful gift and is really appreciated. Continue Reading

Toaty Thoughts

Organisation Is Key

OrganisationKeeping my bedroom clutter free and minimal with a baby soon to be moving in has been a bit of a challenge. When I cleaned out my wardrobe the other week I cleared a drawer for the toaty one that could be filled with clothes and basics so that everything I might need would be in easy reach and I wouldn’t have to make trips to other parts of the house in the middle of the night. Continue Reading

Toaty Loves

Friday Favourites

Vans Lo Pro'sIts warm enough again to get my favourite trainers back on without my feet freezing. These Vans lo pros go with everything and are comfy enough to be worn all day when there’s lots of walking to be done. I’m hoping this summer that I can spend a lot of time wandering around all the parks and green spaces in Edinburgh enjoying the┬ásun. Continue Reading

Toaty Thoughts

Spring Clean

Spring CleanWith our bathroom renovation is in full swing keeping the house clean is a constant battle against all the dust and mess. At this time of year I normally try to clean all the rooms of the house and get rid of any clutter that has accumulated over the past year but with all the tools and bags of plaster around the house this is a more difficult task than in other years. Continue Reading

Toaty Creates

Toaty Quilt DIY

QuiltMaking a quilt is something that I’ve always wanted to do but for a first attempt putting together a full size one was quite a daunting thought. The great news for me is that a baby doesn’t need a full size quilt so this was a sewing project I felt like my limited skills could tackle. Continue Reading

Toaty Places

To The Sea

North Berwick BeachToday we had planned on building the buggy but a call from a friend with an invitation to the beach could not be turned down. A public holiday where the sun is shining is a rare treat in Scotland so we headed of an hour down the coast to North Berwick. Continue Reading

Toaty Style

April Showers

April Shower RaincoatsRain rain go away, come again another day or maybe stay if we get to wear these great yellow raincoats. The first image is the adult raincoat and the next two are for the toaty ones in your life. So head out for some fun, splash in the puddles in matching raincoats and bring a bit of sunshine to the April Showers. Continue Reading