Yoda cake

It’s a Star Wars party!

Everything was Star Wars for Cameron’s fifth birthday party. The cake: Yoda, lime flavoured as requested by the birthday boy. I tried a white chocolate and fondant mix to cover the cake. It was nice, but it didn’t go that well with the lime cake (a white chocolate mud cake would be a perfect match…

Cameron's swollen ankle

Cameron’s stay in hospital

For Mother’s Day this year, I got a trip to the after hours doctors, then five hours in A&E at the hospital – because Cameron developed a strange swollen ankle/foot, with no obvious cause. We weren’t sure if he had only sprained it, but the doctors were concerned it was a tissue infection, or worse,…

Cameron blows the candle from his dinosaur cake

Cameron 24 months

Happy Birthday my little man. You’re a silly little goose, a dare-devil, a performer, Mr Athletic, a cheeky monkey, a very determined little soul. You love you big sister. She’s your idol. You copy her – everything she does and says. You’re a parrot. You have been talking so much. You can count to fifteen,…

Slow down Cameron!

I can’t believe how fast my little boy is growing. Cameron is now 8 months old. In this past week, he has cut his third tooth, started crawling and even pulling himself up on things! Judging by how fast he’s picked up things, I suspect Cameron will be walking by the time he’s a year…