My £1 Christmas Craft Find 2

After spending a whole 15 minutes at a disappointing Christmas fayre that I had been bigging up to Small Stuff all week, I accepted the day was a washout.  (4 […]

Smallstuffandme Christmas craft


Please no, not the park! 7

        I’m just going to say it- I really do not like taking my child to the park.   Well, that’s not strictly true, we live close […]

Why Have a Naming Ceremony? 4

    I had never really seen the point in naming ceremonies.  By the time you feel like attending (let alone organising) a social gathering after giving birth, it’s fair […]


Do You Talk Toddler Twaddle? 14

    As much as we try to influence and teach our children, do you ever find at times it’s the other way round?   Sometimes it takes someone outside […]



We appear to have a pet pumpkin 6

  When I was a child Halloween was barely acknowledged.  My parents didn’t go in for “all that American nonsense.”  The extent of my celebrations was opening the door to […]

Sweet Stuff 2

When you watch your orange faced baby merrily dropping globs of pureed veg off the side of the highchair, you can’t imagine that you’ll ever feed them a foodstuff that […]



Fun Stuff: Nemo and Giraffe book review

As the owner of two house cats and one small human, I leapt at the chance to review Lee Hunter’s children’s book, Nemo and Giraffe.  Lee has written this book […]