Ten months old & dress up days

Introducing my 10 month old Yoda baby! Oscar and I have lots of fun dressing up: one day he is batman, the next, a teenage mutant ninja turtle. I love those babygrows that come with

matching hats, they are so adorable and Oscar seems only too happy to oblige (presuming he gets his layer yoghurt afterwards). So far, this month has been very special for me, as I got to experience my first Mother’s day! Although Oscar is a little young to understand – I did get an extra special filled nappy on the day! – Mitch’s family was so kind and gifted me a painted photo frame with a picture of my little bear. I also received a beautiful rose gold Pandora ‘Mom’ charm from Mitch and romantic card. It was so special as I really didn’t expect to receive anything!


I really think that loving a baby so much comes from everything you can give them in terms of new experiences, like going out for dinner, eating mashed potatoes and the feeling of hugs and kisses. I didn’t bond with Oscar at first, not until he was months and months old, which worried me, but now he is older I feel love growing and growing with him. Discovering the wonder of each simple thing all over again for the first time for him makes me truly fall in love in a way I didn’t anticipate. Oscar has now learnt to clap his hands and knows when to initiate ‘pat – a – cake’, has formed an addiction to the library’s childrens corner, and is incredibly inquisitive, aka loves to investigate the fire and any forms of technological equipment we are using!


He has also begun what we call ‘the ten month tantrums’, where he shouts and screams and flails his body about if he doesn’t get his own way, is being fed something other than yoghurt or has to go back in his pushchair when we leave the library, most often in public. On a sweeter note, he loves to communicate with us and happily makes little mumbly noises to tell us about his day, the dreams he had or how yummy that yoghurt was at teatime. We live through our ‘firsts’ all over again through his eyes, which is the most warm, magical feeling.

This month, Oscar graduated from his bouncer seat and moved in to his baby walker. He has taken to it so well and loves zooming around interacting with us and the fire and seeing what we are up to. The ability to move around on his own has made him so happy, although we are still trying to encourage him to get moving on his own around our little flat! I really love this photo of him above, with his little face and sumptuous eyes.


Read more about our little bedtime routine here – and forgive me for any more Oscar costume photos that follow. With so many different little costumes and superhero suits in the shops, it’s so hard to resist a dressing up day. I just secretly wish they came in adult sizes ♡



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    Chelshea Flo
    March 15, 2016 / 2:34 am

    Oh! I can imagine how cute he is! He has very pretty eyes and the Shrek beanie is also cute! Cuteness overload <3

    I love your blog and already followed you back via GFC 😀
    Oh, I also followed you via Bloglovin^^




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      March 19, 2016 / 10:29 am

      Hi Chelshea! Awww thank you so much haha, that means a lot to me! I love putting little hats on him xD ♡

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    Natalie Suarez
    March 15, 2016 / 2:47 am

    so so beautiful! LOVE


    Natalie Off Duty

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:30 am

      Awww thanks so much Natalie! 😀 ♡

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    March 15, 2016 / 7:57 am

    Beautiful photos.I followed your blog,so can you follow back?Great post.


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      March 19, 2016 / 10:32 am

      Thanks so much Amelia, I would love to! ♡

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    Jess | The Indigo Hours
    March 15, 2016 / 5:24 pm

    Gosh he's growing so quickly! I love the Yoda hat <3
    So glad to hear you were spoilt on your first mother's day 🙂

    Jess xo | The Indigo Hours

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:33 am

      Haha thanks so much Jess! I love him in his little hats xD I feel very lucky! ♡

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    March 15, 2016 / 9:50 pm

    He is so cute, and those photos are amazing! This post was so heartwarming 🙂

    onmywayacqua.blogspot.com | Acqua xx

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:34 am

      Aw thanks so much Acqua, that means a lot to me! 😀 ♡

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    March 15, 2016 / 10:33 pm

    He's the sweetest and cutest baby ever!! His eyes are so beautiful and that smile is so cute 🙂


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      March 19, 2016 / 10:34 am

      Awww thanks so much Paula, you too kind!! ♡

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    Maia Rose
    March 15, 2016 / 11:05 pm

    How gorgeous, he's so photogenic! X

    Lots of love, Maia

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:35 am

      Awww thanks so much Maia! 😀 ♡

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    March 16, 2016 / 8:22 am

    Amazing post, dear! 🙂 Do you want to follow each other? If yes, please follow me with GFC and Google, instagram, write a comment
    and I follow you back 🙂

    With love.

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      March 16, 2016 / 2:20 pm

      Hello! Thank you for your blog too beautiful! )

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:37 am

      Awww thank you Diana, I love your blog too and can't wait to read more! 😀 ♡

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    March 16, 2016 / 4:10 pm

    cute! Let's follow each other via gfc and bloglovin!

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:37 am

      Aw thank you and I would love to! ♡

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    Lina Khalifa
    March 17, 2016 / 12:58 pm

    He's so adorable! God bless him 🙂

    I followed you on GFC, Bloglovin and Instagram! Love it if you'd follow me back as well x

    Lina / lina-khalifa.blogspot.com

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:40 am

      Awww thanks so much Lina! That's so kind! 😀 ♡

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    Sia G. Adam
    March 17, 2016 / 2:27 pm

    Aww!!! He is so sweet! Great photos too. Absolutely adorable 🙂
    Sia xo

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:41 am

      Thank you so much Sia, I'm so glad you liked them!! ♡

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    March 17, 2016 / 3:38 pm

    Hey. Do you click in my post?

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      March 19, 2016 / 10:42 am

      I will check it out, thank you! ♡

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    March 18, 2016 / 12:41 pm

    OH MY GOODNESS!!! Can't contain myself, the cuteness is too much!!!!


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      March 19, 2016 / 10:43 am

      Awwww so kind, thanks so much haha!! ♡

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    March 21, 2016 / 7:19 am

    He is so cute !! love his smile !! He looks very happy baby 🙂

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    March 24, 2016 / 11:15 am

    So glad you enjoyed your first mother's day. He looks adorable in his little outfit.

    fourcatsplusus.co.uk – Amy

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